Articles tagged under: Rajpipla

Centre approves 3 new medical colleges at Rajpipla, Porbandar, Navsari; State to bear only 40% cost

February 19, 2020
Centre approves 3 new medical colleges at Rajpipla, Porbandar, Navsari; State to bear only 40% cost

Gandhinagar: Central government had invited proposals to set up new medical colleges in 75 districts that have no medical college. In this connection, five medical colleges are selected in Gujarat. The Centre has given its nod for setting up medical colleges in Narmada, Navsari and Porbandar districts. These details were shared by Dy CM Nitin Patel in media briefing. Patel added that the Centre has given priority to set up medical colleges in aspirational districts (Narmada and Dahod in ...Read More

AAI – Gujarat government hold meeting: Expansion of Porbandar airport, proposed airstrip at Rajpipla among the issues discussed

May 28, 2019
AAI – Gujarat government hold meeting: Expansion of Porbandar airport, proposed airstrip at Rajpipla among the issues discussed

Gandhinagar: Expansion of Porbandar airport runway and allocation of necessary land for that project, new airstrip near Rajpipla and infrastructure development of proposed Rajkot and Dholera international airports were some of the issues that were discussed today in a meeting between Gujarat government and Airport Authority of India, chaired by Gujarat Chief Minister in presence of Gujarat cadre IAS Guruprasad Mahapatra who is currently heading the Airport Authority of India(AAI). According ...Read More

Gujarat Govt to build Rs.100 crore Tribal Museum at Rajpipla, set up 40 acre Birsa Munda Tribal University:CM

August 09, 2018
Gujarat Govt to build Rs.100 crore Tribal Museum at Rajpipla, set up 40 acre Birsa Munda Tribal University:CM

Surat : Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today reiterated his government’s resolve to preserve and promote the glorious history and heritage of the tribal people at a function at Nizar in Tapi district. Speaking at the function to mark World Tribal Day, he said it is for the first time that he is participating at a function in the lap of state’s eastern tribal belt, extending from Ambaji in north Gujarat to Umargam in the south, comprising 90 lakh people. Rupani said that the g...Read More

Rs 2 crore Panther park to come up in forests of Narmada district

April 30, 2017
Rs 2 crore Panther park to come up in forests of Narmada district

Rajpipla: As population of leopards is increasing in forest area of Narmada district, the government has made a plan to separate panthers from human population by creating panther park. Rs 2 crore panther park will come up in forest area of Rajpipla in Central Gujarat. The project which was stalled for several years is back thanks to the efforts by Shabdasharan Tadvi and forest official Dr Sandip Kumar. The state has one such panther park at Pavagadh already which has presence of 7 leo...Read More

VHP bandh call in Rajpipla against kidnappings of Hindu girls

April 09, 2013

By our correspondent, Rajpipla, 9 April 2013 Vishwa Hindu Parishad has declared bandh in Rajpipla - district headquarter of Narmada on 11 April. The bandh call has been given against kidnappings of Hindu girls by Muslim youths. According to VHP, in last two years six Hindu girls have been kidnapped by Muslim romeos, and they are converted to Islam. The latest incident involves Hindu girl Hemlataben Maheshbhai Kanojia from Machhi market area who has been kidnapped by Nav...Read More

Narmada district administration holds job fair,68 inducted by L&T

January 30, 2013

by our correspondent, Rajpipla, 30 January 2013 L&T company on Tuesday selected 68 youths in a job fair held at tribal dominated Narmada district's Rajpipla town. The district level job fair was organized for the jobless youths in 18-35 age group at Chhotubhai Purani Vyayam Shala in Rajpipla. As many as 1,270 youths participated in this job fair. The fair was organized by a working group committee on skill training and employment, gram vikas agency, employment of...Read More

Wedding of frogs to invoke rain God (Video)

June 27, 2012
Wedding of frogs to invoke rain God (Video)

Rajpipla, 27 June 2012 People of Machhi community in Rajpipla performed the traditional ritual of wedding of frogs to please the rain God. A complete wedding ceremony was performed by a local priest. The two frogs were later released into the river. Machhi community believes that wedding of male and female frogs bring sufficient rain. Read More

“In private talk, Jaynarayan Vyas praises Ahmedbhai” (Video)

May 30, 2012

Rajpipla, 29 May 2012 Gujarat Congress president Arjun Modhwadia in a rally in Rajpipla seemed happy "praising" Gujarat government spokesperson and Health and Tourism minister Jaynarayan Vyas. Modhwadia while speaking about Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel's development works in central Gujarat, mentioned in his speech how two days back Gujarat Tourism minister Jaynarayan Vyas admitted that the central government helped Gujarat in the area of tourism developme...Read More

Modi announces Rs 333 cr development works at Rajpipla

November 28, 2011

Ahmedabad, 27 November, 2011 Chief Minister Narendra Modi today complimented six-crore Gujaratis for the overwhelming support he has so far received for his Sadbhavna Mission which has crushed the daydreams of vested interests out to malign Gujarat. The mission is to showcase to the world the strength of people’s unity, peace and harmony. Rounding up his daylong fast as p art of the district-wise Sadbhavna Misison at Rajpipla in Narmada district, he said that Gujarat’s deve...Read More

Gunotsav concludes, Sadbhavana fast in Rajpipla today

November 26, 2011

Gandhinagar, 26 November, 2011 Even as Gujarat has become a development model, Chief Minister Narendra Modi today s aid that primary education in the state should also become a model for others to emulate. He was addressing the concluding function of three-day annual statewide campaign for qualitative improvement in primary education, called ‘Gunotsav-2011’, at Tarapur in Anand district. He said that Gunotsav-2011 has concluded but the campaign for qualitative improvem...Read More