#Shivraj Singh Chouhan

.Sidhi, Madhya Pradesh, India
A bus plunged into a canal in Madhya Pradesh's Sidhi district on Tuesday, killing 50 people, 22 of them students.. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The death toll in the Sidhi bus accident has reached 51
  • Of the dead, 22 were students travelling to an exam centre
  • Apart from students, the passengers included women and elderly 

.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
As many as 23 cases were registered under an anti-conversion law in Madhya Pradesh within a month of it coming into force. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Early last month, the BJP government promulgated the Freedom of Religion Ordinance, 2020
  • The law penalises religious conversions by misrepresentation, allurement, use of threat of force, etc
  • The highest number of seven cases was reported in the Bhopal division followed by five in Indore, MP Home Minister said

.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched the PANKH Abhiyan under the ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ campaign. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ChouhanShivraj)

  • The PANKH Abhiyan will continue for one year
  • The campaign will focus on safety, awareness, nutrition, knowledge and health of all girls
  • Last week, Chouhan inaugurated ‘Samman’, public awareness drive about crimes against women

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The donation drive started on January 15 and will end by February 27. (Photo Credit: Screegrab/Twitter/@akshaykumar)

  • Akshay Kumar told about the squirrel made her small contribution Ram Setu construction
  • He urged his fans to join him so that the next generations will be inspired from this temple
  • Recently, President Ram Nath Kovind also donated Rs five lakh for mandir's construction

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Hindu households can donate towards the temple’s construction with three types of coupons, Rs 10, Rs 100 and Rs 1000. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@rashtrapatibhvn)

  • The nationwide donation drive will continue till February 27
  • Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan also donated a sum amount of Rs 1 lakh
  • PM Narendra Modi laid foundation stone for temple’s construction in August 2020

.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Health workers conduct the COVID-19 vaccination mock drill and the dry run at Government Community Health Centre in Bhopal, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021. (PTI Photo)

  • The MP government has ordered closure of all COVID care centres in the state, except those in Bhopal
  • These COVID-19 centres were set up across the state for lodging COVID-19 patients
  • Congress state unit president Kamal Nath questioned the rationale behind the order

.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
MP CM was speaking at a Good Governance Day organised to remember Atal Bihari Vajpayee. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Shivrajsinghchouhan)

  • "Leave Madhya Pradesh, otherwise I will bury you 10 feet deep into the ground", said Shivraj Singh Chauhan
  • Good governance, which means a regime where people don't face any trouble, added Chauhan
  • The CM was speaking at the event in Babai in Hoshangabad district

.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan during a special state Cabinet meeting on Saturday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Conversion through marriage or other fraudulent means will draw a prison term of up to 10 years and a fine of up to Rs 1 lakh
  • The bill will now be presented in the state Assembly
  • Any person willing to convert will need to apply before the district administration two months prior

.Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, India
MP CM slammed Congress leader Rahul Gandhi while addressing a Kisan Sammelan in Rewa. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ChouhanShivraj)

  • CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan asked on what grounds was Rahul Gandhi opposing the three farm laws
  • "Does he understand anything about farmers?" the CM said
  • Can he (Gandhi) even tell the correct orientation to sow a corn plant?" he added

.Madhya Pradesh, India
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan held a meeting on Saturday to discuss the proposed law. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Under the proposed law, no person in the state will be able to convert anyone directly
  • A person involved in converting another person will be prosecuted
  • Blood relatives, including parents of victims of such religious conversion, can file complaint