Madhya Pradesh: Waterways transportation to begin on Narmada River:
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that waterways transportation would be started around river Narmada in the State. “The waterways transportation will be started in a circumference of 100 km in Narmada river as about 30 % of State’s population lives on the banks of this river”.
Himachal Pradesh Governor Inaugurates Campaign against Drug Addiction:
The Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat inaugurated a Campaign against Drug Addiction organized by Shimla Press Club in Shimla. The campaign aims to make the state drug free. The Governor has announced to grant Rs 1 lakh to the Press Club Shimla for organising the campaign against drugs. Through the campaign, the state will make effort to eradicate drugs that not only affect the physical and mental health of the addict but also lead them towards increase in crime.
5-day Indian Panaroma Film Festival organised in Port Blair:
The five-day ‘Indian Panorama Film Festival’ being organised by the Directorate of Information and Publicity, Andaman & Nicobar Administration, in association with the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting and Directorate of Film Festivals/IFFI, New Delhi, Govt. of India got underway in Port Blair yesterday.
Demonetisation: 9 lakh accounts ‘doubtful’, under I-T scanner for suspicious cash deposits:
Nearly half of the 18 lakh people under the Income Tax department’s scann