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

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

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

21.07.17  Chhattisgarh (CGPCS) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   BRPL & IRCON ink MoU for laying railway line in C’garh.   State-owned NMDC Ltd today said that Bastar Railway Private Ltd (BRPL) and IRCON have signed a project execution agreement, under which the latter will construct a 140-km long railway line between Jagdalpurto Rawghat in Chattisgarh.   BRPL is a joint venture company formed by the NMDC Ltd, SAIL, IRCON and CMDC Ltd, with … Read more

19.07.17 CGPCS (Chhattisgarh) Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Chhattisgarh village installs CCTV cameras to prevent open defecation   A village in Chhattisgarh’s Balod districtwhere CCTV cameras have been set up at various locations in order to keep an eye on criminal activities which co-incidentally also monitors if anyone acts in violation of ODF campaign   INTERNATIONAL   US Navy tests world’s first Laser … Read more

 08.07.17 Chhattisgarh current affairs

Chhattisgarh Ex-CM Ajit Jogi’s tribal caste certificate cancelled   In a major blow to Chhattisgarh’s first chief minister Ajit Jogi, government authorities have cancelled caste certificate following findings of a high-power committee that examined the authenticity of his claim of belonging to a tribal community. The fresh row over his tribal status comes at a time when … Read more

01/07/2017- CGPCS Daily Current Affairs

Chhattisgarh   Amrut mission: Chhattisgarh ranks 4th in achieving target, bags award   For consecutively second year in a row, Chhattisgarh has bagged National Awardfor achieving target under Mission Amrut.   In a programme organized at science building in New Delhi, Union minister of urban development M Venkaiah Naiduawarded an incentive of Rs 25 crore to Chhattisgarh government. … Read more

Wildlife of India

  Wildlife means all the flora and fauna, which are not domesticated by humans. It includes animals, birds,plants,insects and microorganisms. With large regional variations in physiographic,climate,and edaphic types, indian forests offer a large variety of wild life in india.India bosts of more than 90,000species of animals which is about 6.5% of the world’s total species.Indian … Read more

Water Resources

  Rainfall: With an average annual rainfall of 1,170 mm, India is one of the wettest countries in the world. At one extreme are areas like Cherrapunji, in the northeast, which is drenched each year with 11,000 mm of rainfall, and at the other extreme are places like Jaisalmer, in the west, which receives barely … Read more