Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel (File Photo/Twitter)

Chhattisgarh announces Rs 6,100-cr farm loan waiver

Raipur : Within hours of being sworn-in as Chhattisgarh Chief Minister, Bhupesh Baghel on Monday announced to waive off farm loans amounting to Rs 6,100 crore. The new government has also decided to raise minimum support price of paddy to Rs 2,500 per quintal. The Chief Minister presided over a cabinet meeting and decided to […]

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel (File Photo/Twitter)

Bhupesh Baghel sworn in as Chhattisgarh’s 3rd CM

Raipur (2 Min Read) : State Congress President Bhupesh Baghel was on Monday sworn in as the third Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh, bringing to an end 15-year rule of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the state. Baghel, who represents Patan Assembly constituency in Durg district, was administered the oath of office and secrecy by […]

Bhupesh Baghel with Congress President Rahul Gandhi. Baghel is set to become next CM of Chhattisgarh (File Photo/Twitter)

Bhupesh Baghel elected CLP leader, set to be Chhattisgarh CM

Raipur (2 Min Read) : State Congress President Bhupesh Baghel is set to be the Chhattisgarh Chief Minister after party MLAs on Sunday elected him the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader. The development came five days after the Congress swept to power in the 90-member Chhattisgarh Assembly, winning 68 seats and ending 15 years of BJP […]

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Bhupesh Baghel front runner for Chhattisgarh CM post

Raipur (2 Min Read) : The newly elected Congress MLAs in Chhattisgarh will meet here on Wednesday to decide on a the new Chief Minister, with informed sources indicating that state party chief Bhupesh Baghel was the front runner. All India Congress Committee observer Mallikarjun Kharge will preside over the meeting with all newly elected […]

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8 Maoists killed, two security personnel martyred in gunfight in Chhattisgarh

Raipur : Eight Maoists were killed and one was injured on Monday in a gun fight with security forces in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district, police said. A joint team of the paramilitary forces and the police went inside the core area of the People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA) — an armed wing of the banned Communist […]