Tag: Chhattisgarh

Story behind vaccine turnaround in Bastar

As India started inoculating senior citizens against Covid-19 on March 1, Bastar district collector Rajat Bansal faced the daunting task of fighting misinformation spread by...

Chhattisgarh: Schools to reopen for Classes 10, 12 from Monday; parents say govt should have waited

Classes 10 and 12 of government-run and private schools in Chhattisgarh will reopen from Monday with 50 per cent attendance, for which the prerequisite is...

Centre’s FY22 GST compensation amount should be higher than projected Rs 1.58 lakh crore: Opp-ruled states

The compensation amount promised by the Centre is estimated to be higher than the Rs 1.58 lakh crore projected by the Centre, and a special...

Chhattisgarh to hold Class 12 board exams from June 1 in ‘exam from home’ pattern

The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE) will conduct its Class 12 exams from June 1 wherein students would be allowed to collect question papers...

India will be in a position to vaccinate its adult population by end of 2021: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

India will be in a position to vaccinate at least all of its adult population by the end of 2021, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said...

Over 14.19 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in India | India News

NEW DELHI: The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 14.19 crore as part of the world’s largest vaccination drive,...

116 districts in India reported zero malaria cases in 2020: Health minister Harsh Vardhan | India News

NEW DELHI: As many as 116 districts in India reported zero malaria cases in 2020 and the country has been able to achieve remarkable success...

Most BJP-ruled states announce free jabs for all; Chhattisgarh only Cong govt to offer so far

Two days after the Centre announced vaccination for all above the age of 18 years from May 1, state governments are busy finalising the modalities...

Nation seeing Gandhis’ shameful arrogance when everyone needs to come together: BJP | India News

NEW DELHI: The BJP lashed out at the Congress on Wednesday over its criticism of the Centre’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, saying the country...

Erosion of democracy is a very real problem in many parts of the world: CIA chief | India News

The erosion of democracy is a very real problem in many parts of the world, CIA Director William Burns has told US lawmakers, explaining that...

Second wave dispersing to more states; MP, Punjab lagging behind in vaccination: Report | India News

MUMBAI: More Indian states are experiencing the ‘second wave’ of Covid-19 infections, while Madhya Pradesh and Punjab are “lagging behind” in vaccination, a report said...

Chhattisgarh: Lockdown in Raipur district from April 9 to 19

In view of the recent surge in COVID-19 cases, the Chhattisgarh government on Wednesday announced a lockdown in Raipur district with effect from April 9...

Chhattisgarh, Punjab, Kerala shed Covaxin hesitancy

The opposition-ruled states of Chhattisgarh, Punjab and Kerala have finally given up Covaxin “hesitancy” and are deploying the vaccine in Covid-19 public immunisation drive. Congress-ruled...

India’s Covid-19 active cases tally contracts to 1.71 lakh; positivity rate drops to 5.50 % | India News

NEW DELHI: Sustaining a downward movement, the tally of India’s active Covid-19 cases has dropped to 1.71 lakh (1,71,686) which is just 1.60 per cent...

Covid-19: Share of active cases in total caseload shrinks to 2.19 per cent | India News

NEW DELHI: There is a steady decline in the number of daily Covid-19 fatalities recorded in the country with less than 300 new deaths being...

Private hospitals finally beat Covid blues | India News

NEW DELHI: Hospital admissions that had declined significantly due to the Covid-19 outbreak in the country early this year have started picking up with the...

Odisha tops, Delhi at 13th in Urban Governance Index | India News

NEW DELHI: Odisha tops the list of states in urban governance followed by Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh while Manipur and Nagaland are at the bottom, according...

Voting under way in byelections on 54 assembly seats across 10 states: All you need to know | India News

NEW DELHI: Voting is under way for byelections on 54 assembly seats spread across 10 states on Tuesday, including 28 seats in Madhya Pradesh where...

Chhattisgarh passes amended Bill to negate Centre’s newly passed agriculture Bills

NEW DELHI: Chhattisgarh Assembly passed an amendment Bill to negate the Centre’s recently-notified agriculture legislations in a day-long special session. Chhattisgarh Assembly passed the Chhattisgarh...

Governor questions Bhupesh Baghel Govt’s special session move

NEW DELHI: Chhattisgarh governor Anusuiya Uikey has asked the state government to specify why it wanted a special assembly session, in an indication of a...

Chhattisgarh to challenge Centre’s farm bills in Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: The Congress-ruled Chhattisgarh government is set to challenge the Centre’s recently notified agriculture legislations in the Supreme Court on the grounds that they...

Congress: Farm Bills: Congress-ruled states explore legal options to circumvent implementation

New Delhi: Congress-ruled states are exploring legal options to circumvent implementation of the new farm legislation. Even as the Congress is planning nationwide protests against...

Covid-19: New infections top 80,000 again; active cases cross 8 lakh | India News

NEW DELHI: After a sharp fall on Monday, fresh Covid-19 cases in India again crossed 80,000 on Tuesday, registering the second highest daily count so...

Govt to build database on Sickle Cell Disease, IJMR warns children with SCD at risk of Covid -19 related complications | India News

NEW DELHI: The online performance dashboard “Empowering Tribals, Transforming India” launched by the Centre last week to monitor all schemes impacting tribal welfare, has also...

Covid-19: How two laws have vested unusual powers with the district magistrates

Reasi and Ramban are adjacent districts in Jammu and Kashmir that have been classified as orange zones — the moderate classification in a three-colour tag...