04.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   1271 farmers committed suicide in 30 months in Chhattisgarh: Minister   A total of 1,271 farmers killed themselves during the last two-and-half years in Chhattisgarh, the Assembly was told.   Maximum suicides by farmers were reported in five districts including Surajpur (198), Balodabazar (181), Balod (170), Mahasamund (153) and Balrampur (138).   Of the total suicides, … Read more

02.08.17 & 03.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chattisgarh   Chhattisgarh tops list of states in issuance of soil health cards   Chhattisgarh has topped the list among all the states in the country for having issued over 43 lakh soil health cards (SHCs) to farmers in the past two years. The examination of soil samples is being done at 33 permanent laboratories and … Read more

01.08.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Chhattisgarh to start ambulance service for cows, announces CM Raman Singh The Chhattisgarh government will begin an ambulance service for cows, chief minister Raman Singh said, joining a number of BJP-ruled states to put a stronger focus on protection of the animal that is considered sacred by Hindus.   The service will be … Read more

30.07.17 & 31.07.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   No foreign accounts, no off-shore investments, says Chhattisgarh CM’s son.   A day after Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhiraised the issue of Panama papers to link Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh’s family members, his son and BJP member of ParliamentAbhishek Singh reiterated his position that he doesn’t have any foreign bank accounts.   After Pakistan Prime Minister … Read more

28.07.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Meerut to replicate Chhattisgarh’s Ambikapur model for garbage management.   The city is all set to replicate Chhattisgarh’s Ambikapur Swachhata model for better garbage management plan.   Under this project, biodegradable and non-biodegradable dustbins will be given to residents and a small amount of money will be charged from them for remuneration of … Read more

27.07.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   NGT stays operation of 31 projects taken up by Chhattisgarh on Mahanadi   In a major relief to Odisha, the National Green Tribunal(NGT) on Wednesday ordered stay on operation of 31 projects undertaken by Chhattisgarh governmenton Mahanadi river. The NGT’s Kolkata bench has clearly ordered that Chhattisgarh government cannot commission the 31 projects, despite having environmental clearancesfor … Read more

22.07.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

  Chhattisgarh Chhattisgarh to host 37th national games in 2019   Indian Olympic Association (IOA) formally allotted the 37th national games to Chhattisgarh in 2019.   To host the national games in 2019, COA has to make systematic arrangements. Though Chhattisgarh was supposed to host the national games of 2017 but due to two years delay in upcoming National … Read more

26.07.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Chhattisgarh government asks hospitals to go for digital payment   Chhattisgarhgovernment has directed the health department to ensure facility of cashless payment in all government district hospitals, civil hospitals, medical colleges, Ayush hospitals and private hospitals operational across the state. A directive in this regard was issued by health, family welfare and medical education department … Read more

25.07.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

  Chhattisgarh   Chhattisgarh auctioned India’s most expensive limestone block   Chhattisgarh last month successfully auctioned its third limestone block, Kesla-II to Dalmia Cement in a bidding that went on for a record 23 hours with the highest bid received 96.15% of IBM prices which is 20times more than the reserve price.   Kesla-II block is situated … Read more

23.07.17 Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Chhattisgarh, Bengal blueprint to boost tourism in state   The state tourismdepartment officials met 46 prospective stakeholders on Tuesday to develop tourist spots in the line of Chhattisgarhand West Bengal tourism. The plan will help in increasing the number of visitors at local tourist spots like waterfalls, dams, parks and tourist information centres.   The phase-wise development will be … Read more