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Shivraj Singh Chouhan


To placate protesting upper-castes, MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan announces move to dilute SC/ST atrocities lawSign in to Read

September 21, 2018 12:39 pm

The Chief Minister’s promise of not allowing “misuse” of the Act coincided with predecessor Babulal Gaur’s assertion that the Supreme Court ruling on the SC/ST law was correct and justified, and the government should follow it.

Madhya Pradesh: Congress MP booked for 'inaugurating' medical college before CMSign in to Read

September 13, 2018 4:33 pm

"Since Tuesday is an auspicious day, I inaugurated the college as the project had been approved during the UPA government," Bhuria told reporters after the event.

Nobody takes Rahul Gandhi seriously: Shivraj Singh ChouhanSign in to Read

December 15, 2016 8:44 am

"Unki baaton mein gambhirta hoti hi nahi, kaun unpe bharosa karta hai? (There is no seriousness in what he says. Who would believe him?)," said Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan had the best wedding gift for deceased constable's daughterSign in to Read

December 10, 2016 9:56 pm

A month after the Bhopal jailbreak which killed head constable Ramshankar Yadav, the Madhya Pradesh CM attended his daughter's wedding.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan to complete 11 years as Madhya Pradesh CM tomorrowSign in to Read

November 28, 2016 10:18 pm

BJP state chief Nandkumar Singh Chauhan said, "The party will celebrate the occasion in a number of ways, including lighting 'diyas' in each and every house under the 62,926 polling booths in the state."

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to spend Rs 100 crores to mark 11 years in office: CongressSign in to Read

November 26, 2016 8:02 pm

Madhya Pradesh has a debt of Rs 1.50 lakh crore, Congress chief Arun Yadav pointed out why the Jambori Maidan event could not be celebrated in a simple manner.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan's 'chariot' gets stuck in sand during bypoll road-showSign in to Read

December 04, 2018 11:07 am

As the 'chariot' could not move further, Chouhan had to disembark and continue with his roadshow in another vehicle.

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan visits Kumbh Mela site, normalcy restored post thunderstormSign in to Read

May 06, 2016 1:39 pm

Six persons were killed on Thursday due to collapse of tents and some gates erected at the Kumbh area. Besides, a woman pilgrim was killed when lightning struck her.

Madhya Pradesh: Subsidy for youth to visit Savarkar jailSign in to Read

April 14, 2016 2:57 am

Visits to Port Blair will be covered under the scheme that was announced three years ago.

World's first 'White Tiger Safari' opened for public in Madhya PradeshSign in to Read

April 03, 2016 6:26 pm

The first of its kind safari has cost Rs 50 crore and is spread over an area of 25 hectares.


Congress protests against Shivraj Singh Chouhan over Vyapam scam in Bhopal

July 23, 2015 6:03 pm

Congress Youth activists staged a protest demanding the resignation of MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan over Vyapam scam in Bhopal.


Senior BJP leaders remember Ananth Kumar as a leader

June 18, 2020 2:30 pm

Union minister Ananth Kumar passed away on Monday morning. He was suffering from pancreatic cancer for some time now. Senior BJP leaders paid their tributes to the leader.

MP polls: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to file defamation suit against Rahul Gandhi

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

MP campaign trail: Shivraj Singh Chouhan says he will file a defamation suit against Rahul Gandhi.

PM lauds Chouhan's effort in making MP an agricultural state

February 28, 2016 4:14 pm

Bareilly, Feb 28 (ANI): The income of farmers could be doubled by 2022 if the state governments put their effort to it, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. Lauding the measures taken by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for the development of agriculture, the Prime Minister said Madhya Pradesh was never an agricultural state, but due to the effort of the Chief Minister, it has prospered by leaps and bounds. The Prime Minister said the initiatives taken by the MP CM were commendable seeing that MP has been receiving the coveted ‘Krishi Karman Award’ for three years in a row. Modi also added that since the time BJP had come to power in the state, MP has been progressing.

Railway Budget 2016 reflects vision of PM Modi: Shivraj Singh

February 25, 2016 4:18 pm

Bhopal, Feb 25 (ANI): Madhya Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday lauded the efforts of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, saying the Railway Budget 2016 reflected his as well as the visions of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said that the budget catered to the common man and saw to all the facilities being rendered at the minimum cost to the people. Chouhan also stated that the launch of special schemes to aid the poor was a welcome step. He added that all steps had been taken to make trains technologically advanced and ensure minimal train accidents.

Maharashtra Govt. allots 653 acres land to Patanjali trust

February 24, 2016 5:39 am

Nagpur, Feb 24 (ANI): Divulging details about the 653 acres of land allotted by the Maharashtra Government to Patanjali trust, Managing Director Acharya Balkrishna said the company will help the farmers get right value for their harvest. Balkrishna added that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Central minister Nitin Gadkari showed positive reaction and have agreed to help us.

Shivraj Chouhan praises his govt.'s achievements

February 17, 2016 8:18 am

Mumbai, Feb 17 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan attended a seminar on investment opportunities on Wednesday. During the seminar, the CM praised his governments' achievements in the last few years. He said Madhya Pradesh is the number one state in the field of agriculture growth rate. Chouhan also announced plans and investments for the development of the state.

Khajuraho gets new airport terminal

January 23, 2016 3:31 pm

Khajuraho, Jan 23 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju today inaugurated a new terminal building at the Khajuraho Airport in Madhya Pradesh. Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Chairman of Airports Authority of India R K Srivastava and other leaders and officials were present on the occasion. The new facilities at the Khajuraho Airport will allow more flights to commence their services and help bring in more visitors.The new facilities at the Khajuraho Airport will allow more flights to commence their services and help bring in more visitors. The new terminal, constructed at a cost of Rs. 91 crores, is equipped with facilities of international standard. Though it continues to handle domestic flights, it has a capacity of handling 100 international flights in future.Better air connectivity at Khajuraho will bring in more domestic and foreign tourists to see its medieval age Hindu and Jain temple complexes which are recognized as UNESCO World Heritage sites.

I have invited PM Modi to visit MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

January 21, 2016 11:42 am

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi. Chouhan shared that he has invited PM Modi to visit Madhya Pradesh as the state has once again won the ‘Highest Agricultural Production State’ title. He added that they discussed farmers issue and many other important policies.

MP CM receives Lee Kuan Yew Fellowship

January 13, 2016 12:23 pm

Singapore, Jan 13 (ANI): Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met Chairman of Lee Kuan Yew Exchange Fellowship Eddie Teo in Singaporeon Wednesday. CM Singh said that the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy has given fellowship to him. He added that he received this honour not only because of his achievement but also his team’s effort. Singh further stated that he held discussions with S. Iswaran regarding investment opportunities in food processing industry, Renewal Energy and Urban Development investment in Madhya Pradesh.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan flags off awareness rally to curb pollution

January 10, 2016 6:09 am

Bhopal, Jan 10 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday flagged off an awareness rally to curb pollution. He said that the rally was being taken out to create awareness on pollution. He said that a green city like Bhopal was suffering the brunt of pollution hence to bring about awareness this rally was being held. He added the government is trying to spread the message of eco-friendly vehicles like cycles which should be used extensively in order to curb air and noise pollution. He stressed that this strategy would be applicable on everyone in Bhopal.