Reopen tribal schools in phases, Central govt tells states

New Delhi: The Centre has asked state governments to prepare plan to reopen Eklavya Model Residential Schools for tribal children in a phased manner. The ministry of tribal affairs has asked state governments to prepare a detailed district-wise plan to reopen 285 residential schools which have 73,391 students. EMRS, considered …

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Madhya Pradesh IPS officer Purushottam Sharma shunted out after clip shows him beating wife

Bhopal The Madhya Pradesh government on Monday transferred and divested of duties Public Prosecution Director and senior police officer Purushottam Sharma after a video of him reportedly thrashing his wife went viral on social media. Taking suo motu cognisance of the reported incident, State Commission for Women Chairperson Shobha Oza …

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Over 1 million man-days of work generated under Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyaan: Railways

NEW DELHI: The Railways on Sunday said it has generated 10,66,246 man-days of work till September 25 under the Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyaan in Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. Around 164 railway infrastructure projects are being executed in these states, according to a statement from the …

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Two Railways officials charged with raping woman at Bhopal rest house

The officials had called the woman to the railway station on the pretext of offering a job. The Government Railway Police (GRP) have arrested two Railways officials on the charge of raping a 22-year-old woman at a rest house on the Bhopal station premises on Saturday. The GRP had arrested …

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Few sanitation workers getting training, info on health checkups: Survey

India has now reported more than 1.5 million Covid-19 cases, making it the country with the third-highest number of cases in the world after the US and Brazil. But even as the contagion surges across the country, sanitation workers continue to be inadequately protected, noted a report …

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