Articles about Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Indore: Rejected lover causes building fire killing 7; arrested

08 May 2022

India
Indore: Rejected lover causes building fire killing 7; arrested

A 28-year-old man, named Shubham Dixit, was arrested late on Saturday after he allegedly set fire to a building in Indore, killing seven people and injuring nine others.

MP: Ram Navami violence accused already in jail since March

16 Apr 2022

India
MP: Ram Navami violence accused already in jail since March

In a bizarre development, police in Madhya Pradesh have booked three men—lodged in jail since March—in connection to last week's communal violence in Barwani district, NDTV reported.

Khargone violence: Why is #JusticeForShivam trending on Twitter?

15 Apr 2022

India
Khargone violence: Why is #JusticeForShivam trending on Twitter?

Shivam Shukla, a 16-year-old boy grievously injured in the recent communal clashes on Ram Navami in Madhya Pradesh's Khargone city, is currently battling for his life at a hospital in Indore.

Will Digvijaya Singh be arrested over Khargone violence remarks?

13 Apr 2022

Politics
Will Digvijaya Singh be arrested over Khargone violence remarks?

Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijaya Singh appeared to be in serious trouble after making remarks on social media concerning the Khargone violence.

'The Kashmir Files': Genocide museum to come up in Bhopal

26 Mar 2022

Entertainment
'The Kashmir Files': Genocide museum to come up in Bhopal

Vivek Agnihotri's film The Kashmir Files has become a cultural phenomenon.

Seven Naxals killed in MP in last three years: Chouhan

27 Sep 2021

India
Seven Naxals killed in MP in last three years: Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday said his government was working hard to curb the Naxal menace in the state and usher in development in rebel-hit areas.

MP: Gadkari lays foundation stones of Rs. 9,577cr-worth road projects

17 Sep 2021

India
MP: Gadkari lays foundation stones of Rs. 9,577cr-worth road projects

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday inaugurated and laid foundation stones of 34 road projects worth Rs. 9,577 crore in Madhya Pradesh and said more such projects worth Rs. one lakh crore will be sanctioned by the Centre for the state in the coming days.

MP: 53% eligible population administered first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

10 Aug 2021

India
MP: 53% eligible population administered first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

At least 53 percent of the eligible population in Madhya Pradesh has been administered the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 10 percent have also taken the second dose, a senior official said on Tuesday.

COVID-19 can't harm MP where 'Shiv' is CM: BJP leader

09 Aug 2021

Politics
COVID-19 can't harm MP where 'Shiv' is CM: BJP leader

BJP National General Secretary Tarun Chugh said in a tweet on Sunday that the coronavirus cannot harm Madhya Pradesh where the chief minister is "Shiv" and the state party unit chief is "Vishnu."

MP rains: Not seen such devastation in 70yrs, says CM

05 Aug 2021

India
MP rains: Not seen such devastation in 70yrs, says CM

With heavy rains ravaging the Gwalior-Chambal region in Madhya Pradesh, leaving two people dead and damaging bridges and other infrastructure, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday said the state has "not seen such devastation in the last 70 years."

MP crosses 3cr vaccination mark; 100% inoculation soon, says CM

29 Jul 2021

India
MP crosses 3cr vaccination mark; 100% inoculation soon, says CM

Over three crore doses of vaccines against COVID-19 have been administered to people in Madhya Pradesh so far as against the eligible population of 5.40 crore, and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has expressed confidence that the state will soon achieve the target of 100 percent inoculation.

MP: In-laws booked for forcing woman to drink acid

21 Jul 2021

India
MP: In-laws booked for forcing woman to drink acid

A case of attempt to murder has been registered against the in-laws of a 22-year-old woman from Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior who was allegedly made to drink acid for failing to fulfill their dowry demand, a senior official said on Wednesday.

MP well collapse: Three bodies retrieved; search operation on

16 Jul 2021

India
MP well collapse: Three bodies retrieved; search operation on

Three bodies have been recovered from the well in which several people fell while trying to rescue a teenager, who had fallen into it the previous night in Vidisha district of Madhya Pradesh, the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) said on Friday.

MP to reopen schools from July 26 with 50% capacity

14 Jul 2021

India
MP to reopen schools from July 26 with 50% capacity

Schools for Classes XI and Classes XII in Madhya Pradesh will reopen with 50% capacity beginning July 26 and colleges from August 1, given a significant fall in the daily COVID-19 cases, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Wednesday.

Private bus owners demand permit tax waiver for lockdown period

03 Jul 2021

India
Private bus owners demand permit tax waiver for lockdown period

Private bus owners in Madhya Pradesh have demanded waiver of permit tax for the period between April and June this year, saying they could not operate their business during these three months due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown.

3,000 doctors resign in MP after court calls strike 'illegal'

04 Jun 2021

India
3,000 doctors resign in MP after court calls strike 'illegal'

Thousands of junior doctors in Madhya Pradesh have resigned, following a High Court order which said their strike was "illegal" and asked them to resume duties by today.

MP announces free education for children orphaned due to COVID-19

13 May 2021

India
MP announces free education for children orphaned due to COVID-19

The Madhya Pradesh government will provide free education and a pension of Rs. 5,000 per month to children whose parents died of COVID-19, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Thursday.

Coronavirus: Madhya Pradesh orders 60-hour lockdown in urban areas

08 Apr 2021

India
Coronavirus: Madhya Pradesh orders 60-hour lockdown in urban areas

The Madhya Pradesh government on Thursday ordered a 60-hour lockdown in all urban areas.

60-hour weekend lockdown in all MP cities: CM Chouhan

08 Apr 2021

India
60-hour weekend lockdown in all MP cities: CM Chouhan

A lockdown will be enforced in all Madhya Pradesh cities from 6 pm on Friday to 6 am on Monday to check the spread of COVID-19, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Thursday.

MP: CM Chouhan launches 'Sankalp,' a campaign to combat coronavirus

23 Mar 2021

India
MP: CM Chouhan launches 'Sankalp,' a campaign to combat coronavirus

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday launched Sankalp, a campaign to raise awareness about COVID-19, and appealed to people to follow important steps such as wearing masks and social distancing to protect themselves.

BJP MP Nand Kumar Singh Chauhan dies due to COVID-19

02 Mar 2021

Politics
BJP MP Nand Kumar Singh Chauhan dies due to COVID-19

Nand Kumar Singh Chauhan, 69, the BJP Lok Sabha member from Khandwa District in Madhya Pradesh, died at a hospital in Gurugram, family sources said on Tuesday.

Night curfew will be reimposed in MP if required: CM

26 Feb 2021

India
Night curfew will be reimposed in MP if required: CM

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday said if required a night curfew will be reimposed in the state to curb the COVID-19 spread and urged people not to travel to Maharashtra which has witnessed a sharp rise in cases in the last two weeks.

Hoshangabad in MP to be renamed as Narmadapuram: Chouhan

20 Feb 2021

India
Hoshangabad in MP to be renamed as Narmadapuram: Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced that Hoshangabad city in MP would be renamed as Narmadapuram and a proposal to that effect would be sent to the Centre.

Bus accident: Last minute route change; bravery by one family

17 Feb 2021

India
Bus accident: Last minute route change; bravery by one family

A last-minute route diversion due to a heavy traffic jam proved fatal for most passengers of a private bus in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday even as tales of bravery and the human instinct to help those in distress emerged from the tragedy.

MP: Bus falls into canal; 32 dead, more feared drowned

16 Feb 2021

India
MP: Bus falls into canal; 32 dead, more feared drowned

At least 32 people have reportedly died after a bus fell off a bridge into a canal in the Sidhi district of Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday.

Won't tolerate inhuman behavior: MP CM on dumping of homeless

13 Feb 2021

India
Won't tolerate inhuman behavior: MP CM on dumping of homeless

A fortnight after Indore's civic body dumped homeless people out of the city amid cold weather, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that inhuman behavior won't be tolerated. He made the statement during his visit to the night shelters on Friday.

Over 2,400 missing girls from MP rescued in Jan 2021

10 Feb 2021

India
Over 2,400 missing girls from MP rescued in Jan 2021

Madhya Pradesh Police rescued 2,444 minor girls last month under a campaign to trace missing and abducted girls, an official said on Wednesday.

Treat homeless people with humanity: Indore official to staff

01 Feb 2021

India
Treat homeless people with humanity: Indore official to staff

After facing flak for dumping homeless people outside Indore amid the biting cold, the local administration has got into damage control by providing food and shelter to such people, and has asked officials to treat them with "sensitivity and humanity."

Civic officials dump homeless outside 'clean' Indore, videos go viral

30 Jan 2021

India
Civic officials dump homeless outside 'clean' Indore, videos go viral

Indore, judged as the cleanest city by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs for four straight years, garnered attention for poor reasons when videos of civic officials dumping homeless elderly at the city's outskirts surfaced on Friday.

President Kovind donates Rs. 5L for Ayodhya Ram Mandir construction

15 Jan 2021

India
President Kovind donates Rs. 5L for Ayodhya Ram Mandir construction

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday donated an amount of Rs. 5,00,100 in his personal capacity toward the construction of the grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.

Law against stone-pelters to have life term provision: MP CM

07 Jan 2021

India
Law against stone-pelters to have life term provision: MP CM

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday reiterated that a stringent law with a provision of life imprisonment will be enacted to curb the incidents of stone-pelting in the state.

Rahul Gandhi faces criticism over absence during Congress Foundation Day

28 Dec 2020

Politics
Rahul Gandhi faces criticism over absence during Congress Foundation Day

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has been facing criticism by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for his absence at the party's Foundation Day event.

MP Cabinet passes anti-conversion bill with up to 10-year imprisonment

26 Dec 2020

India
MP Cabinet passes anti-conversion bill with up to 10-year imprisonment

The Madhya Pradesh Cabinet on Saturday approved the Dharma Swatantrya (Religious Freedom) Bill, 2020 that aims to curb forced religious conversions for inter-faith marriages in the state.

Blooper! Congress elects BJP leader to top post in MP

22 Dec 2020

Politics
Blooper! Congress elects BJP leader to top post in MP

The Congress, already at its lowest point across India, faced an embarrassing situation when it elected a leader, now with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), to a top post in Madhya Pradesh.

PM helped in toppling Kamal Nath's government, claims BJP leader

17 Dec 2020

Politics
PM helped in toppling Kamal Nath's government, claims BJP leader

Months after the ouster of the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh, a BJP leader made an explosive claim — one linked to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

MP to form 'cow cabinet' for conservation, promotion of cattle

18 Nov 2020

Politics
MP to form 'cow cabinet' for conservation, promotion of cattle

The Madhya Pradesh government has decided to form a "cow cabinet," Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced on Wednesday.

Madhya Pradesh by-polls: Counting begins. Will Scindia win prestige battle?

10 Nov 2020

Politics
Madhya Pradesh by-polls: Counting begins. Will Scindia win prestige battle?

Besides Bihar, the results of by-polls for 58 seats, spread across 11 states, will be declared today as counting began a short while ago. Among the states, Madhya Pradesh has emerged as the one garnering the maximum attention with the elections turning into a prestige battle for Congress' turncoat Jyotiraditya Scindia.

EC approaches SC over restrictions on physical rallies in MP

23 Oct 2020

Politics
EC approaches SC over restrictions on physical rallies in MP

The Election Commission (EC) approached the Supreme Court to contest an earlier order of the Madhya Pradesh High Court that imposed restrictions on physical rallies in the state ahead of the by-polls scheduled for next month.

MP: Kamal Nath issues clarification after 'item' remark sparks controversy

19 Oct 2020

Politics
MP: Kamal Nath issues clarification after 'item' remark sparks controversy

Madhya Pradesh Indian National Congress (INC) chief Kamal Nath on Monday sought to clarify his controversial remarks against state Minister for Women and Child Development (WCD) Imarti Devi.

MP: DG rank officer brutally beats wife; captured on video

28 Sep 2020

India
MP: DG rank officer brutally beats wife; captured on video

A disturbing video of Madhya Pradesh's Additional Director General (ADG) of Police, Purushottam Sharma, where the officer is seen brutally assaulting his wife, has been doing the rounds on social media since Monday morning.

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