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IREDA, RUMSL sign agreement to finance two large-scale solar parks in Madhya Pradesh

Feb 1, 2018
The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited (IREDA) and Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited (RUMSL) signed an agreement on January 31, 2018 for financing the shared infrastructure of two large Solar Parks in Madhya Pradesh.

Mission One Click for 30 types of scholarship distribution

Jan 30, 2018
With a Unique of I.D of every student in Mission One Click, double entry and duplication of scholarships have come to an end. Simplification of the process of distribution of 30 types of scholarship of 8 departments. Transparent, certified and updates information available on the portal.

Anandiben Patel sworn in as Governor of Madhya Pradesh

Jan 23, 2018
Anandiben Patel succeeds Ramnaresh Yadav, who had retired from the post in September 2016. Meanwhile, Gujarat Governor Om Prakash Kohli was holding the additional charge as the Madhya Pradesh Governor. Anandiben Patel served as the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2014 to August 2016.

‘Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat’ Yojana: Madhya Pradesh becomes Partner of Manipur and Nagaland

Nov 16, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Ekta Diwas on the occasion of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel’s anniversary on 31st October 2015 started ‘Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat’ Yojana with an objective to strengthen cultural relations of various parts of the country and to embolden the mutual connection between the people dwelling in different states. Under the ‘Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat’ scheme, Madhya Pradesh has been made a partner of Nagaland and Manipur. The Madhya Pradesh government has made its Higher Education Department as a nodal department to execute the scheme. An eight member’s team from Madhya Pradesh has also toured Manipur and Nagaland in this regard.

Mukhya Mantri Kaushal Samvardhan and Kaushalya Yojana flagged off in MP

Oct 3, 2017
Madhya Pradesh Government has implemented the Chief Minister's Skill Promotion and Skills Scheme to provide jobs by providing employment oriented training to the youth.

Madhya Pradesh Government constitutes Food Commission

Jul 24, 2017
The Madhya Pradesh Food Commission will be headed by IAS (retd.) Rajkishore Swain. Other members of the commission are Durga Dawar, Kishore Kahndelwal and Rajeev Chandra Dubey.

MP launches Shala Siddhi Prohatsan Yojana in 25000 government schools

Jul 19, 2017
The Madhya Pradesh State Education Centre has started Shala Siddhi Prohatsan Yojana in 25 thousand schools of the state to encourage their best works.

Madhya Pradesh sets new record by planting 6 Cr saplings in 12 hours

Jul 3, 2017
The Madhya Pradesh government has created a new record by planting 6 Cr saplings in 24 districts of Narmada basin in just 12 hours.

Habibganj Railway Station to become India’s first private railway station

Jun 6, 2017
The project aims at developing Habibganj Railway Station as a as a world-class transit hub equipped with all amenities.

PM Modi launches Narmada river conservation project in MP

May 15, 2017
Narendra Modi released a road map for steps to be taken for the conservation of Narmada, to ensure it is pollution free.

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan inaugurates world level weapon production unit in Bhind district

May 5, 2017
The unit, first small weapon manufacturing unit in private sector of the country, was set up in the joint partnership of Punj Lyod and Israel Weapon Industry under the Make in India Programme.

Madhya Pradesh becomes 1st state to shift to January to December financial year

May 3, 2017
Changing the financial year to January-December would mean shifting the tax assessment year, changes in infrastructure, especially at the company level.

MP Govt to launch a Yojana to provide subsidised food to the poor

Apr 7, 2017
The Maharashtra government is going to introduce a scheme aimed at offering food to the poor in urban areas at a highly subsidised rate.

Madhya Pradesh annual Budget 2017-18 presented

Mar 2, 2017
The 7th Pay Commission benefits will be provided to government employees from 1 January, 2016 and cash benefits will be paid from July 2017 salary.

Narmada Seva Yatra launched in Madhya Pradesh

Dec 12, 2016
The Narmada is a Sanskrit word that means the Giver of Pleasure. During British Raj, the River was called as the Nerbudda or Narbada.

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Shaurya Smarak in Bhopal

Oct 15, 2016
The Shourya Smarak is spread over an area of 12.67 acre land. It narrates the story of bravery of the nation's valiant soldiers, who have laid down their lives fighting enemies on the borders.

Madhya Pradesh becomes first state to approve setting up of Happiness Department

Jul 16, 2016
The department will work as knowledge resource centre on the subject of happiness. At present, Bhutan is the only country to have Happiness Index to measure happiness of its people.

MP Cabinet approved Madhya Pradesh Tax on Entry of Goods in Local Areas Amendment Bill, 2016

Jul 6, 2016
The Bill seeks to levy 6 percent entry tax on goods brought to local areas for consumption after purchase under e-commerce as online purchases leads to loss in the state exchequer.

BHEL commissioned 600 MW thermal power plant in Madhya Pradesh

May 4, 2016
The unit was commissioned at the 1x600 MW Jhabua Thermal Power Project (TPP) located in Seoni district in Madhya Pradesh.

Madhya Pradesh High Court terms reservation in promotions in the State as unconstitutional

May 2, 2016
The division bench said that reservation to underprivileged during appointments is logical but reservation in promotions frustrates talented people.

Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal launched UJALA Scheme in Madhya Pradesh

Apr 30, 2016
The scheme is being implemented by Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture of PSUs under the Union Ministry of Power.

Madhya Pradesh, ICMR and Sun Pharma joined hands for research in preventive health

Apr 26, 2016
The collaboration, which is India’s first public-private-partnership for research and innovation, will prove to be a milestone in the government’s strategy to address the issue of Malaria in the country.

India, WB signed USD 35 Million loan agreement for MP Citizen Access to Responsive Services Project

Mar 18, 2016
The objective of the project is to improve access and quality of public services in Madhya Pradesh through implementation of the 2010 Public Service Delivery Guarantee Act.

Widow Marriage included under Mukhyamantri Kanya Vivah Yojana in Madhya Pradesh

Mar 9, 2016
He also announced that to prevent violence against women, state government will open Usha Kiran Centres in every district of the state.

India signed MoU with World Bank for Madhya Pradesh Higher Education Quality Improvement Project

Mar 2, 2016
The project was designed as a result based financing programme in which the funds will be released based on the achievement of specific results or disbursement linked indicators (DLIs).

Madhya Pradesh State Budget 2016-17 presented

Feb 27, 2016
To eliminate untouchability in the state, monetary incentive under inter-caste marriage promotion scheme was increased by four times.

1st Mega Food Park in Madhya Pradesh inaugurated at Panwa

Feb 14, 2016
It was set up by M/s Indus mega Food Part Pvt. Ltd at an estimated cost of 127.70 crore rupees in an area of 53.78 acres.

World Bank approved $35 million to improve citizen access to public services in Madhya Pradesh

Feb 2, 2016
The World Bank’s concessionary lending arm, the International Development Association (IDA) will lend the amount with a maturity of 25 years, including a 5 year grace period.

Madhya Pradesh to impose ban on polythene from January 2017

Jan 29, 2016
The Chief Minister’s decision came after his review of the activities of Urban Development and Environment and Housing Department in capital Bhopal on 27 January 2016.

Madhya Pradesh Government signed four MoUs with Singapore

Jan 15, 2016
Madhya Pradesh (MP) Government signed four MOUs with Singapore to collaborate in urban planning, skill development, clean energy and food processing.

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