CM Shivraj Chouhan
04 Apr 2018
MP gives ministerial-status to five saints. They cancel anti-government protests
In a controversial move, the BJP government in MP accorded 'Minister of State' (MoS) status to five Hindu saints, part of a Narmada conservation committee.
13 Oct 2017
MP cuts diesel VAT by 5%, petrol VAT by 3%
The MP government has cut the value added tax (VAT) on fuel products. It reduced VAT on diesel by 5% and VAT on petrol by 3%. CM Shivraj Chouhan said the new prices will be effective from midnight.
18 Sep 2017
MP govt orders teachers to dig holes for toilets
As part of PM Narendra Modi's birthday celebrations, the Centre observed September 17 as "Seva Diwas", a part of the 15-day "Swachhta hi Seva" campaign inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind.
15 Jun 2017
MP- Amid high sentiments, debt-ridden farmer kills himself
Amid high sentiments about farmers' issues in MP, a 42-year-old debt-ridden farmer of Balaghat committed suicide by consuming poison, the sixth in a week.
14 Jun 2017
MP protest: Rs. 1cr compensation to farmers killed in firing
A day after the MP government promised compensation of Rs. 1cr each to the families of the six farmers killed in police firing, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited Mandsaur and handed over a cheque to one of them.
11 Jun 2017
MP farmers protest- CM Chouhan breaks his fast for peace
MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ended a one-day fast for restoring peace among farmers of the state.