16.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   MCL exploring use of OB dump for solar power Union Coal secretary Susheel Kumar said  Mahanadi Coalfield Limited has been exploring the idea to use the stabilized over burden(OB) dump to install solar panels and generate solar power.   He said this while responding to a question on the possibility of venturing into tapping of 2 MW … Read more

15.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh     Soil, water and air contaminated with heavy metals in these Chhattisgarh villages   A report called “Poisoned” on water, air and soil pollution in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh released recently highlights a severe pollution crisis in the region with levels of several carcinogenic heavy metals in air, water and soil not meeting … Read more

14.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Green corridor created for retired IPS from Bhilai to Raipur An emergency green corridor was formed for nearly 35 minutes between Bhilai and Raipur airport to carry former additional director general of police Ramesh Chandra Sharma who had to be urgently Airlifted to Delhi for Treatment.   Famously called as ‘green man’ for his love towards … Read more

13.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh     Septuagenarian couple to tie knot in Chhattisgarh’s Jashpur district.   A unique wedding in Chhattisgarh’s Jashpur district is awaited on August 16 when a septuagenarian couple would tie nuptial knot, with the whole village witness to the grand celebration. The couple decided to convert their brief friendship into marriage as their spouses are no … Read more

10.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   NTPC seeks advice to surrender 2 coal mines in Chhattisgarh. State-owned NTPC has sought the advice of consultancy arm of Coal India, CMPDIL, to surrender its two coal blocks as the mines were discovered to be economically and technically unviable.   The Banai and Bhalumuda coal blocks in Chhattisgarh are adjacent to each other and facing difficulty in dumping of overburden … Read more

09.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   111 farmers committed suicide in last one-and-half year: Govt   The Chhattisgarh government on Tuesday informed the state legislative assembly that 111 farmers have committed suicide during the last one-and-half year in the state.   The reply further said, family disputes, excess liquor consumption, frustrated over ailments and unknown reasons were the reasons behind the suicide. INTERNATIONAL US … Read more

08.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Calling cows ‘gau mata’ isn’t enough; we must treat them well: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh   Addressing a workshop regarding cow protection in Raipur, Raman Singh said, “Had we kept cows at home, people need not have carried them on trucks. We call cows ‘Gau Mata’ but we must see how we treat … Read more

07.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Chhattisgarh: Security personnel accused of ‘molesting’ schoolgirl at Raksha Bandhan event   The authorities here have ordered an inquiry into a recent incident, in which security personnel allegedly molested the girl students of a state-run residential school during a cultural programme held ahead of Raksha Bandhan in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada district.   The district … Read more

06.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   21 department’s 66 services go Digital.   State Goverment has included 66 services of 21 departments as Digital citizen service (Lok Guarantee ).   Kanya Aashram-Hostels, Schools, Irrigation-Reservoir, will be monitoring Online.     Apart from these, Online trading of medicine and Pregnancy related Health schemes also will be monitoring Online. INTERNATIONAL   … Read more

05.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Chhattisgarh IPS officer sends daughter to government school.   Following the footsteps of Balrampur collector and Jashpur legislator, now an IPS officer sends his daughter to a government school in state capital. Breaking the belief that government schools lag much behind private schools in quality education, the IPS officer D Ravishankar took initiative and got his … Read more