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27-Jul-2019 Ranchi

Capacity Strengthening Initiative for 2.5 lakh Panchayats launched

The Union Minister of Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, today launched the capacity strengthening initiative of the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DDWS), Ministry of Jal Shakti, in Ranchi, Jharkhand. He was joined at the event by the Minister...

21-Feb-2019 Ranchi

Raghubar Das launches Rs 100-crore Sweet Revolution scheme

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Thursday launched the first phase of the Rs 100-crore Sweet Revolution Scheme under which 1,207 farmers will be given Rs 1 lakh for bee keeping. "1,207 farmers, after training, will be given Rs 1 lakh for bee keeping. Of...

10-Jan-2019 Ranchi

Dharmendra Pradhan attends Global Skill Summit at Ranchi

Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, &Skill Development and Entrepreneurship today attended the Global Skill Summit 2019 held in Ranchi, Jharkhand today, organised by the State Government. On this occasion, in total 1,06,619 youths of...

02-Oct-2018 Ranchi

Jharkhand will be ODF by November 15 : Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Tuesday said the state will be Open Defecation Free (ODF) by November 15."Jharkhand will be ODF by  November 15. We have achieved 99 per cent in making the state ODF," Das said while taking part in Gandhi Jayanti celebrations...

29-Sep-2018 Ranchi

We are constructing India's biggest war memorial : Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Saturday said their government is constructing India's biggest war memorial."We should forget our differences and stand together when any problem comes to our country. We should work to embolden the morale of our jawans,"...

19-Sep-2018 Ranchi

Anti-government protests in Jharkhand are sponsored : Raghubar Das

Dubbing all anti-government protests across the state as "sponsored", Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has ruled out any resentment among tribals against his government on land issues and said the maoists and other forces are hampering the development works...

18-Sep-2018 Ranchi

Jharkhand needs NRC : Raghubar Das

With BJP deciding to focus on identity issues in the coming elections, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das says there is need for a National Register of Citizens (NRC) in his state also to check infiltration from Bangladesh because Hindus have become a...

16-Sep-2018 Ranchi

Jharkhand CM's 'padyatra' to spread cleanliness awareness

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das embarked on a 'padyatra' here on Sunday in an effort to spread cleanliness awareness among the people.The Chief Minister reached the city's Argora roundabout earlier in the day and spoke to shop owners and others.He then swept...

06-Sep-2018 Ranchi

Jharkhand CM invites China's investment in food processing units

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has invited Chinese investment in the food processing companies in his state and said all possible help will  be extended to investors.Das' comments came on Wednesday while visiting a food processing unit at Sanquan Foods...

15-Aug-2018 Ranchi

Lakhs of jobs created in Jharkhand : Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday said his government's development plans in the last three-and-a-half years have led to the creation of more than 31 lakh jobs, and that more than one lakh people have been given government jobs.Speaking at a function...

24-Jul-2018 Lucknow/Ranchi

Swachh Survekshan Grameen launched in UP, Jharkhand and Maharashtra

The Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2018 (SSG 2018) announced by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation on July 13th, 2018, was launched by three States this week.Under the SSG 2018, an independent survey agency will conduct the survey in all districts...

26-Jan-2018 Ranchi

Jharkhand celebrates Republic Day

Governor Draupadi Murmu hoisted the Tricolour at Morabadi ground of Ranchi. She received the guard of honour from the state police. In her speech, she elaborated on the work done by the state government in different fields. She also appealed to youths led astray...

28-Dec-2017 Ranchi

Jharkhand to make 50,000 appointments by June 2018 : Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Thursday announced that 50,000 appointments will be made in the state government by June 2018."More than one lakh appointments have been made by the state government in the last two years and another 50,000 appointments...

06-Dec-2017 Ranchi

Jharkhand government directs vehicles to keep headlights on during day

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday directed that vehicles plying in the state should keep headlights on even during daytime from January, in order to curb road accidents."In a meeting of Road Safety Council, the Chief Minister directed that the...

31-Oct-2017 Ranchi

Demonetisation, GST will prove to be milestone : Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Tuesday said that the Goods and Services Tax and demonetisation will prove to be a milestone for India's economy and accused the opposition of spreading canards on the two issues.He also claimed that the country had moved...

15-Aug-2017 Ranchi

Jharkhand celebrates Independence Day

Independence Day celebrations took place across Jharkhand amid tight security.Chief Minister Raghubar Das hoisted the tricolour at the Morabadi ground here.Speaking on the occasion, Das enumerated his government's efforts in different sectors."We have undertaken...

02-Jun-2017 Kolkata

BJP will form next government in Bengal : Raghubar Das

Accusing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of being oblivious of the principals of governance, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Friday exuded confidence that the BJP will form the next government in the state."The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)...

09-Apr-2017 Ranchi

Jharkhand CM gives Rs 50 lakh cheque to 'Begum Jaan' team

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has handed over a cheque of Rs 50 lakh to the team of "Begum Jaan", backed by Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt. The Vidya Balan-starrer, mostly shot in the state, will also be made tax free in Jharkhand, said an official on...

26-Jan-2017 Ranchi

Jharkhand celebrates Republic Day

Jharkhand celebrated the 68th Republic Day with patriotic fervour on Thursday, with Governor Droupadi Murmu hoisting the tricolour at the Morabadi Ground here.Chief Minister Raghubar Das also hoisted the Tricolour in Dumka district of Jharkhand.Addressing the...

15-Nov-2016 Ranchi

25 driving schools will be opened in Jharkhand: Nitin Gadkari

A total of 25 driving schools will be opened in Jharkhand, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari said here on Tuesday."There is a need for two lakh trained drivers in the country and 25 drivers training centres will...

07-Sep-2016 Ranchi

Damaged transformers keep Jharkhand in darkness

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das claims he would ensure power supply to every village in coming years but many parts of the state remain in darkness due to transmission loss and damaged transformers.According to sources in the electricity department, more...

19-Aug-2016 Kolkata

No Maoist problem for past 20 months : Raghubar Das

Aiming to change the investors perception about Jharkhand, Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Friday said there has been no Maoist problem for the past 20 months and the state has received investments of around Rs 21,000 crore in the past one year."If anybody comes...

15-Aug-2016 Ranchi

Independence Day celebrated in Jharkhand

The Independence Day was celebrated in Jharkhand on Monday with patriotic fervour amid heavy security arrangements.Jharkhand Governor Draupdi Murmu hoisted national flag in Dumka and Chief Minister Raghubar Das at Morabadi Ground of capital city Ranchi....

01-Aug-2016 Ranchi

Raghubar Das launches initiative to ensure sustainable employment

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das launched the PanIIT Alumni Reach for the Jharkhand Foundation here on Monday and said it will help bridge the skill gap and ensure sustainable employment in the state."Our youth are our strength and it is important to provide...

01-Jul-2016 Ranchi

Jharkhand CM launches plantation drive

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Friday launched a month-long plantation drive in Ramgarh district of the state.The government targets to plant 2.5 crore saplings across the state under the drive, which was launched at Jainagar village, around 55 km from...

22-Jun-2016 Ranchi

Jharkhand CM launches App to monitor water sources

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das on Wednesday launched an App named Irrigation Source Monitoring System (I&SM) to facilitate surveillance and monitoring of construction work of small irrigation sources.During the launching ceremony, the Chief Minister...

21-Jun-2016 Ranchi

Yoga will be included in school curriculum: Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Tuesday said Yoga education will be included in the state's school curriculum."After inducting Yoga in the school education, 15-minute Yoga class will be conducted. It will boost the children's physical as well as mental...

18-May-2016 Ranchi

Begin classes of defence university this year : Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday ordered officials to complete the admission process and start classes at the upcoming defence university in the state from this year.The directions were given at a high-level meeting of state government officials,...

16-May-2016 Srinagar

Dy CM calls on Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das

Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh today called on the Chief Minister of Jharkhand, Mr Raghubar Das at his official residence at Ranchi.Dr Singh while extending invitation to the Jharkhand Chief Minister to visit Jammu and Kashmir for Annual Amaranth Yatra...

24-Apr-2016 Ranchi

Ensure toilets in every home: PM to women panchayat leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed to women representatives in panchayats in the country to make efforts to construct toilets in every house so that not a single female goes to open fields for defecation."There are 30,00,000 lakh panchayat representatives...

05-Apr-2016 Ranchi

Favour women SHGs in allocation of ration shops: Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Tuesday instructed the officials to favour Women's self-help groups (SHGs) in allocation of ration shops in order to curb curruption."Majority of the complaints coming from Santhal Pargana are related with irregularities...

14-Mar-2016 Ranchi

No plan to hike reservation quota: Raghubar Das

There are no plans to hike the job quota limits in Jharkhand from the exiting 50 percent, Chief Minister Raghubar Das said on Monday.Jharkhand Vikas Morcha-Prajantantrik legislator Pradeep Yadav made the demand in the assembly for a hike in the reservation...

09-Mar-2016 Ranchi

Jharkhand to set up tribal development authority: Raghubar Das

Jharkhand will set up a Primitive Tribe Development Authority for the development of basic infrastructure and other works to benefit these sections of society in the state, Chief Minister Raghubar Das said on Wednesday."Funds will be made available to the proposed...

19-Feb-2016 Ranchi

Jharkhand chief minister tables Rs.63502.69 crore tax-free budget

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Friday tabled in the assembly a Rs.63502.69 crore budget for financial year 2016-2017, which imposes no new taxes."This is a balanced budget. The special focus of the budget is rural development and agriculture. It will...

17-Feb-2016 Mumbai/Ranchi

Jharkhand to organise global investors meet in November : Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday announced that a Global Investors Summit would be organised in the state in November this year."Mineral-rich Jharkhand blessed with natural resources and skilled manpower is ready to welcome the investors in the...

13-Feb-2016 Mumbai/Ranchi

Conducive environment waiting for investors in Jharkhand: Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das, inviting investors to his state, said on Saturday that a conducive environment for investment is awaiting industrialists and his government was ready to roll the red carpet for them.Speaking in 'Make in India' programme in...

26-Jan-2016 Ranchi

67th Republic Day : Jharkhand celebrates Republic Day

Jharkhand on Tuesday celebrated the 67th Republic Day, with Governor Draupdi Murmu hoisting the tricolour at Morabadi Ground here.Murmu became Jharkhand's first women governor to hoist the flag on Republic Day. She also took salute of the armed forces and other...

19-Jan-2016 Ranchi

Speak directly with people for budget: Jharkhand CM

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Tuesday directed senior officials to speak directly with people in rural areas to learn about their needs to be addressed in the 2016-17 budget, an official said here.Under 'Yojna Banao Abhiyan (YBA)' one Secretary-rank...

07-Dec-2015 Ranchi

Jharkhand CM loses temper, thrice in a day!

After Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij's public show of anger, it's the turn of Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das to lose his temper in public, not once but thrice in a day, causing much heart-burn in the bureaucracy and drawing sharp criticism from the...

09-Nov-2015 New Delhi

Jharkhand CM takes up urban development issues with Venkaiah Naidu

Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghubar Das today met Union Minister of Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation M.Venkaiah Naidu and discussed issues pertaining to urban development in the state under new urban missions launched by the Government...

08-Sep-2015 Ranchi

Single-window portal launched in Jharkhand

A single-window portal was on Tuesday launched by Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das for ease of doing business in the state.The portal -- www.advantage.jharkhand.gov.in -- will allow seamless integration with portals of various government departments...

15-Aug-2015 Ranchi

Shun violence for development of Jharkhand: Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Saturday appealed to the youth treading on the path of violence to return to the mainstream for the state's development.Speaking on the 69th Independence Day at Morabadi Ground here, he said: "Jharkhand cannot be built...

02-Aug-2015 Patna

Jharkhand CM Raghuvar Das for 'Nitish-Lalu mukht Bihar'

Targeting Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his ally RJD leader Lalu Prasad, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das on Sunday urged the people to vote for a "Nitish-Lalu mukht Bihar"."After Prime Minister Narendra Modi ensured freedom from the corrupt Congress,...

22-Jul-2015 Ranchi

Will Jharkhand CM induct 12th minister?

He has been in power for six months, but it is still not clear when Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das will induct the 12th man in his cabinet.The total strength of the Jharkhand assembly is 82, including an Anglo-Indian who is nominated. Under law,...

03-May-2015 Ranchi

Jharkhand launches 'Ease of Doing Business'

To simplify and rationalise rules and make the Information Technology (IT) more effective, the Jharkhand government has launched "Ease of Doing Business" initiative in the state, an official said on Sunday.By facilitating things, "Ease of doing business"...

03-Feb-2015 Ranchi

Uma Bharti & Raghubar Das Discusses Issues of Irrigation

Union Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti and Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today discussed in the state Capital Ranchi the details of issues related with Irrigation, Flood Control and Pollution Control in...

28-Jan-2015 New Delhi

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das calls on Uma Bharti

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today called on Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Ms Uma Bharati here in New Delhi and sought clearance of pending funds for the speedy implementation of schemes like AIBP launched...

28-Dec-2014 Ranchi

Raghubar Das first non-tribal to become Jharkhand CM

Veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Raghubar Das took oath here Sunday as Jharkhand's 10th chief minister, the first non-tribal to do so.The 60-year-old Das, who will head a two-party coalition, made it to the venue to wild cheering by thousands...

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