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PMMVY: MP gets 3 nat’l awards

PMMVY: MP gets 3 nat’l awards

Bhopal, Feb 3 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh has received awards in no less than three categories for commendable work under the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana, it was officially learnt on Monday. Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Zubin Irani presented the honours to her state-level counterpart Imarti Devi at ​​a grand function in the national capital. Principal Secretary (WCD) Anupam Rajan, Commissioner (WCD) Naresh Pal Kumar and Indore Collector Lokesh Jatav were present on the occasion.
Madhya Pradesh secured first prize vis-a-vis the scheme’s implementation. In the district category, Indore bagged top spot. The state was ranked third with regard to Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Week observed from December 2 to 8, 2019.
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Naxals derail goods train

27 Nov 2021 | 8:16 PM

Dantewada, Chhattisgarh, Nov 27 (UNI) Three locomotives and 18 wagons of a train – carrying iron ore from Bacheli to Visakhapatnam – derailed on Saturday after Maoists uprooted the track.
“In the wee hours, dozens of armed ultras damaged the track between Bhansi and Kamalur. A handheld transceiver (walkie-talkie) was looted from an engine driver. Railway officials and security personnel rushed to the scene,” Superintendent of Police Abhishek Pallav said.

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Several film makers including Karan Johar impressed by UP's film policy

Several film makers including Karan Johar impressed by UP's film policy

27 Nov 2021 | 8:13 PM

Lucknow, Nov 27 (UNI) The film policy of the Yogi government, which includes building a film city in Noida on the lines of Hollywood, has come in for a huge praise from the film fraternity attending the Goa Film Festival, here on Saturday.

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Naxals kill ex-sarpanch

27 Nov 2021 | 7:50 PM

Narayanpur, Chhattisgarh, Nov 27 (UNI) Maoists have murdered a sarpanch’s husband in Karmari village 12 km from this district headquarters.
“Former sarpanch Birju Salam was slain and a heavy construction machine torched during the intervening night when – according to locals – more than 30 armed ultras wearing black uniforms attacked the village,” Sub-Divisional Police Officer Anuj Kumar Gupta said on Saturday.
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UP: Priyanka meets the parents of murdered teen

UP: Priyanka meets the parents of murdered teen

27 Nov 2021 | 7:23 PM

Banda, Nov 27(UNI) Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday met the parents of teenage Aman Tripathi, who was found murdered last month.

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Kejriwal needs to learn from Punjab edu Model : Vijay Inder Singla

Kejriwal needs to learn from Punjab edu Model : Vijay Inder Singla

27 Nov 2021 | 7:17 PM

Sangrur, Nov 27 (UNI) Criticising AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal for favouring Delhi Education model, Punjab cabinet minister Vijay Inder Singla on Saturday slammed the Delhi Government for deceiving people with over exaggerated claims of their Delhi Model.

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