MADHYA PRADESH CURRENT AFFAIRS TILL APRIL 2018
for mppsc mppcs prelims vyapam patwari mpsi mp si and other Madhya Pradesh
competitive exams.

Ken-Betwa River Linking Project Receives Green Signal from Panel

  1. The Ken-Betwa River Linking Project received clearance from the green panel and Tribal Affairs Ministry on January 13,
  2. The ambitious 9,393 crore project aims to transfer surplus water from the Ken River to the Betwa basin through concrete canals to irrigate India’s worst drought-prone Bundelkhand region.
  • The project will benefit Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh in terms of meeting irrigation, drinking water and electricity needs of people across 6 districts in the two

 

Ministry of Defence to Set up Rs 1500 cr Defence Unit in Madhya Pradesh

  1. The Union Minister for Panchayati Raj and Rural Development, Narendra Singh Tomar announced on January 31, 2017 that the Ministry of Defence is set to open its Defence Unit in Morena district of Madhya
  2. The unit would be set up in Kailaras and Sabalgarh tehsil areas and span over 735 hectare of land at a cost of Rs. 1500 crore.

 

Madhya Pradesh Announces Total Ban on Polythene Bags from May 1, 2017

  1. During the Republic Day address on January 26, 2017 in the state, Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced a complete ban on polythene carry bags from May 1, 2017 in Madhya Pradesh.
  2. The decision aims to conserve environment, promote cleanliness and protect cows that generally dies of eating plastic bags.
  • For the proper implementation of the ban, the CM has given three months time to the polythene

Anandam Scheme Launched in Madhya Pradesh to Help Poor

  1. Madhya Pradesh government lead by Shivraj Singh Chouhan has launched Aanandam programme of the newly-formed Aanand
  2. Aim : To help the poor and the needed
  • Aanandam scheme will help the poor people to get the daily needs like like jackets, sarees, blankets, utensils, school bags from the wealthy people. For this particular place is alloacted in each district to collect this
  • Ken-Betwa River Linking Project Receives Green Signal from Panel

    i.  The Ken-Betwa River Linking Project received clearance from the green panel and Tribal Affairs Ministry on January 13, 2017.

    ii.   The ambitious Rs. 9,393 crore project aims to transfer surplus water from the Ken River to the Betwa basin through concrete canals to irrigate India’s worst drought-prone Bundelkhand region.

    iii.   The project will benefit Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh in terms of meeting irrigation, drinking water and electricity needs of people across 6 districts in the two states.

     

    Ministry of Defence to Set up Rs 1500 cr Defence Unit in Madhya Pradesh

    i.  The Union Minister for Panchayati Raj and Rural Development, Narendra Singh Tomar announced on January 31, 2017 that the Ministry of Defence is set to open its Defence Unit in Morena district of Madhya Pradesh.

    ii.   The unit would be set up in Kailaras and Sabalgarh tehsil areas and span over 969.735 hectare of land at a cost of Rs. 1500 crore.

     

    Madhya Pradesh Announces Total Ban on Polythene Bags from May 1, 2017

    i.   During the Republic Day address on January 26, 2017 in the state, Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced a complete ban on polythene carry bags from May 1, 2017 in Madhya Pradesh.

    ii.   The decision aims to conserve environment, promote cleanliness and protect cows that generally dies of eating plastic bags.

    iii.   For the proper implementation of the ban, the CM has given three months time to the polythene manufacturers.

    Anandam Scheme Launched in Madhya Pradesh to Help Poor

    i.   Madhya Pradesh government lead by Shivraj Singh Chouhan has launched Aanandam programme of the newly-formed Aanand Department.

    ii.   Aim : To help the poor and the needed person.

    iii.   Aanandam scheme will help the poor people to get the daily needs like like jackets, sarees, blankets, utensils, school bags from the wealthy people. For this particular place is alloacted in each district to collect this items.