Chhattisgarh


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Chhat·tis·garh

 (chŭ′tĭs-gär′)
A state of east-central India south of Uttar Pradesh. Chhatisgarh was split off from the state of Madhya Pradesh in 2000. Raipur is the capital.

Chhattisgarh

(ˌtʃʌtɪsˈɡɑː)
n
(Placename) a state of E central India, created from the SE part of Madhya Pradesh in 2000: consists of a hilly plateau, with extensive forests; agricultural. Capital: Raipur. Pop: 20 795 956 (2001). Area: 135 194 sq km (52 199 sq miles)
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Now, the affiliation committee will submit its report on Chhattisgarh to the Board, and then a special general meeting will be called for this purpose," CSCS president Baldeo Singh Bhatia told M AIL T ODAY .
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], August 1 (ANI): Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Thursday participated in the Hareli festival (traditional festival for sowing) celebrations in Raipur in Chhattisgarh.
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today visited Naya Raipur in Chhattisgarh. He inaugurated and briefly visited the Jungle Safari in the city.
CAMPS, for and against Narendra Modi's coronation as BJP Prime Ministerial candidate, huddled in New Delhi on Saturday to plan their next move, the Gujarat Chief Minister chose to skip any mention the issue during his address from a Red Fort replica in Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh.
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], July 29 (ANI): Newly appointed Chhattisgarh Governor Anusuiya Uikey assumed charge of the post on Monday.
In the august presence of Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu and Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Shri Raman Singh, Joint Venture Agreement was signed between Ministry of Railways and State Government of Chhattisgarh for Formation of Joint Venture Company.
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], July 19 (ANI): Child actor Shivlekh Singh, who has acted in several Hindi TV serials, died in a road accident in Devri village near Chhattisgarh's Raipur on Thursday, the police said.
Contract Awarded for Improving the road connectivity along key corridors in Chhattisgarh.
Summary: Dantewada (Chhattisgarh) [India], July 14 (ANI): Two Naxals were gunned down by security forces and one was arrested in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada on Sunday.
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], July 7 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel's mother Bindeshwari Baghel, aged 78, passed away at Ramkrishna Hospital in Raipur on Sunday.
Summary: Dhamtari (Chhattisgarh) [India], July 6 (ANI): Four Naxals were killed in an encounter with the Special Task Force (STF) in Dhamtari district of Chhattisgarh on Saturday.
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], June 30 (ANI): Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel's eyes were filled with tears while speaking at the event organised for passing the post of President of Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee (CPCC) to Mohan Markam.