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Over 67 LMT paddy arrive in Haryana mandis

Chandigarh, Nov 13 (UNI) More than 67.24 lakh metric tonnes (LMT) of paddy has so far arrived in Haryana Mandis as compared to over 65.78 LMT during the corresponding period last year.
Stating this here on Wednesday, a Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs department spokesman said of the total arrival of paddy, government agencies had so far procured over 62.14 LMT, whereas the remaining quantity of over 5.10 LMT was procured by the millers.
He said that more than 33.59 LMT of paddy has been purchased by the Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs department, 19.46 LMT by Hafed, over 9.02 LMT have been purchased by the Haryana Warehousing Corporation and 4,718 MT have been purchased by the Food Corporation of India.
He said that more than 2.69 LMT of bajra has arrived in the mandis of Haryana so far, whereas 1.72 LMT had arrived in the last year so far. Out of the total arrival, more than 2.67 LMT have been procured by government procuring agencies.
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Energy Dept gets OSD

09 Jul 2020 | 3:07 AM

Bhopal, July 8 (UNI) The Madhya Pradesh Government on Wednesday posted Additional Chief Engineer Shivkumar Sharma of the Power Generating Company as Officer on Special Duty in the Energy Department.
The related order has been issued, an official release said.

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MP CM expresses grief

09 Jul 2020 | 3:00 AM

Bhopal, July 8 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday expressed sorrow over the death of six individuals in a truck-auto head-on collision within Katni District.
The senior politician wished the five grievously-injured people a rapid recovery. The administration was directed to provide assistance to affected families, an official release said.

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MP CM mourns Churaman’s death

09 Jul 2020 | 2:48 AM

Bhopal, July 8 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan expressed grief on Wednesday over the demise of Bundeli folk dancer Churaman Yadav who was a resident of Sagar.
“The artiste contributed significantly vis-à-vis enriching the Baredi dance. I pray for peace to the departed soul and fortitude to the bereaved family for bearing this grief,” the veteran leader averred in a message.

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MP CM unveils Mukhya Mantri Street Vendor Loan Scheme

09 Jul 2020 | 1:37 AM

Bhopal, July 8 (UNI) When the government is present to extend financial assistance to people for business, there is no need whatsoever to approach moneylenders for credit, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan emphasised on Wednesday while underlining that his dispensation will make available working capital of Rs 10,000 from banks to rural street vendors on the lines of the facility being provided to urban counterparts and the interest shall be borne by the regime even as targeted beneficiaries are not required to submit any type of collateral.
The senior politician launched the ‘Mukhya Mantri Street Vendor Loan Scheme’ and ‘Gramin Kamgar Setu Portal’ via videoconferencing at Mantralaya in the presence of Additional Chief Secretary (Panchayat and Rural Development) Manoj Kumar Shrivastava plus other senior bureaucrats, official sources said.

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Tourists make beeline as Himachal unlocks with conditions

09 Jul 2020 | 12:42 AM

By Mohan Lal Verma
Shimla, Jul 8(UNI) As the Himachal Pradesh shows a green signal towards the opening up of tourism sector--the backbone of the state--tourists mainly from neighbouring states making a beeline to the hill stations which were inactive for more than three and half months.

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