Raipur, November 3, 2008: Chhattisgarh Government has declared polling days as holidays of the respective areas.
In the first phase, 39 assembly segments are going to polls on November 14 and that day in those respective areas the state government had declared general holiday, a state government order said.
The rest 51 constituencies are going to poll in the second phase and the people and employees would have a general holiday on the polling day on November 20, it said.
After having two phase polls the state would go for one day counting on December 8.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Jharkhand and West Bengal today.
The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved the PM-Surya Ghar: Muft Bijli Yojana. The Prime Minister had launched the scheme on February 13, last.
Senior IAS Kumar Lal Chouhan today resumed charges as the new District Collector of Baloda Bazar in Chhattisgarh.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Vishnu Dev Sai today met the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Mansukh Mandaviya here at the national capital.
Eminent Archaeologist Arun Kumar Sharma passed away today.
DRDO conducted two successful flight tests of Very Short-Range Air Defence System (VSHORADS) missile from a ground based portable launcher off the coast of Odisha from Integrated Test Range, Chandipur.