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  • MP government increases reservation quota of OBCs to 27 per cent

    The Madhya Pradesh government has issued an ordinance increasing reservation quota for the Other Backward Classes to 27 per cent from the current 14 per cent. The ordinance was issued and notified after it received the assent from the state’s Governor Anandiben Patel on the same day.

    Mar 11, 2019
  • Kamal Nath takes oath as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh

    Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath was sworn in as the 18th Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh on December 17, 2018. The swearing-in ceremony took place at the Lal Parade Ground in Bhopal, capital city of Madhya Pradesh.

    Dec 17, 2018
  • Madhya Pradesh Elections 2018: Congress wins 114 seats, falls short of majority

    The neck-to neck battle between the Congress and the BJP in the Madhya Pradesh legislative assembly elections, which continued late into the night, ended with the Congress emerging as the single largest party with 114 seats, while the BJP fell to the second place with 109 seats.

    Dec 12, 2018
  • Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, MP awarded best-performing states in ’Ease of Living Index’ 2018

    The state of Andhra Pradesh has topped the ‘Ease of Living Index’ rankings launched by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. It was followed by Odisha and Madhya Pradesh. The three states were awarded best-performing states at the National Dissemination Workshop on September 24.

    Sep 25, 2018
  • Union Government, ADB sign USD 375 million loan agreement to improve irrigation efficiency in Madhya Pradesh

    The Madhya Pradesh Irrigation Efficiency Improvement Project will support the efforts of the state for irrigation expansion and modernisation plan by maximizing irrigation efficiency and water productivity.

    Aug 30, 2018
  • Shaheed Saman Diwas to be observed in Madhya Pradesh

    The state government of Madhya Pradesh has taken the decision to observe Shaheed Saman Diwas to honour families of martyrs of Madhya Pradesh origin. The schools and government buildings located in the native village of a martyr, where he was born or his family is residing currently, will be named after him.

    Aug 14, 2018
  • MP government launches subsidised power scheme ‘Sambal’

    The Madhya Pradesh state government has launched an outstanding power bill waiver scheme and subsidised power scheme called ‘Sambal’ for labourers and poor families. Under Sambal Yojana, the Below Poverty Line families would be provided electricity at a cost of Rs 200 per month.

    Jul 4, 2018
  • Madhya Pradesh to implement Ayushman Bharat Yojana

    The Ayushman Bharat Yojana under the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Swasthya Suraksha Mission will be implemented in Madhya Pradesh from August 15 this year. Under the Ayushman Bharat Yojana, an annual health security cover worth Rs 5 lakh will be provided to each family.

    Jul 3, 2018
  • Madhya Pradesh launches 'My MP Rojgar Portal'

    The Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan has launched 'My MP Rojgar Portal' to provide jobs to youths as per their educational qualification, skills and interest and ensure availability of able candidates to employers as per the need of their business.

    May 22, 2018
  • PM Narendra Modi launches Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan in Madhya Pradesh

    The Union Finance Minister Arun Jailtey announced the launch of new restructured scheme of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA) in his budget speech 2016-17 to strengthen the Panchayati Raj system across the nation.

    Apr 25, 2018
  • Government, World Bank sign agreement to improve rural road network in MP

    The Union Government along with the state government of Madhya Pradesh has signed a $210 million loan agreement with the World Bank for the Madhya Pradesh Rural Connectivity Project. The project will strengthen road safety management systems with the objective of reducing fatalities and serious injuries from road accidents.

    Apr 24, 2018
  • IREDA, RUMSL sign agreement to finance two large-scale solar parks in Madhya Pradesh

    The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited (IREDA) and Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited (RUMSL) signed an agreement on January 31, 2018 for financing the shared infrastructure of two large Solar Parks in Madhya Pradesh.

    Feb 1, 2018
  • Mission One Click for 30 types of scholarship distribution

    With a Unique of I.D of every student in Mission One Click, double entry and duplication of scholarships have come to an end. Simplification of the process of distribution of 30 types of scholarship of 8 departments. Transparent, certified and updates information available on the portal.

    Jan 30, 2018
  • Anandiben Patel sworn in as Governor of Madhya Pradesh

    Anandiben Patel succeeds Ramnaresh Yadav, who had retired from the post in September 2016. Meanwhile, Gujarat Governor Om Prakash Kohli was holding the additional charge as the Madhya Pradesh Governor. Anandiben Patel served as the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2014 to August 2016.

    Jan 23, 2018
  • ‘Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat’ Yojana: Madhya Pradesh becomes Partner of Manipur and Nagaland

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Ekta Diwas on the occasion of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel’s anniversary on 31st October 2015 started ‘Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat’ Yojana with an objective to strengthen cultural relations of various parts of the country and to embolden the mutual connection between the people dwelling in different states. Under the ‘Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat’ scheme, Madhya Pradesh has been made a partner of Nagaland and Manipur. The Madhya Pradesh government has made its Higher Education Department as a nodal department to execute the scheme. An eight member’s team from Madhya Pradesh has also toured Manipur and Nagaland in this regard.

    Nov 16, 2017