Articles tagged under: Tapi

ACB Gujarat nabs incharge District Education Officer for seeking Rs. 10 lakh bribe from school principal

October 17, 2020
ACB Gujarat nabs incharge District Education Officer for seeking Rs. 10 lakh bribe from school principal

Surat: Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) Gujarat has nabbed an incharge District Education Officer (DEO) of Tapi and his middleman aide clerk for seeking Rs. 10 lakh bribe. As per the details shared by ACB Gujarat, a Class-1 officer of Gujarat government, Bharat Mangalbhai Patel who is District Primary Education Officer and incharge District Education Officer of Tapi had demanded Rs. 10 lakh bribe from principal of local Trust operated school to shelve the procedures pertaining to a notice served...Read More

Gujarat govt signs MoU with Vedanta Group for Rs. 10,000 crore Zinc Smelter Complex

October 14, 2020
Gujarat govt signs MoU with Vedanta Group for Rs. 10,000 crore Zinc Smelter Complex

Gandhinagar: World's biggest Zinc Smelter complex will come up in Dosawada in tribal populated Tapi district of South Gujarat, said the Government of Gujarat today in a statement, adding that MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) for this project was signed today by State government with Vedanta Group. Proposed 300 KTPA production capacity project would provide opportunities to 5,000 local youths, the statement further said. First phase of proposed plant according to statement will be operationa...Read More

SPV to be formed to execute Tapi Riverfront project in Surat

January 08, 2020
SPV to be formed to execute Tapi Riverfront project in Surat

Surat: A 13-member Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) is likely to be formed for Tapi river front project which is going to be executed at an estimated cost of Rs. 3904 crore. Government nominated director will become chairman of this body while SMC commissioner will be its managing director. There will be total 13 directors including Mayor, Collector, Dy Mayor, SUDA chairman SMC standing committee chairman, city engineer of SMC, dy Commissioner (Roads), Dy Commissioner (Finance), superintendent engi...Read More

‘Am I a Dustbin?’ floating installation in river Tapi asks to Surat

April 29, 2019
‘Am I a Dustbin?’ floating installation in river Tapi asks to Surat

Surat: As many as 4000 water bottles dumped in river Tapi were collected by volunteers in Surat to make a floating installation asking 'Am I A Dustbin?' A floating installation was created in order to make awareness that river is not dustbin to dump waste items. Volunteers also created human chain as part of awareness drive. DeshGujaratRead More

PM approves comprehensive plan of Rs. 971 crore for purifying Tapi River

February 25, 2019
PM approves comprehensive plan of Rs. 971 crore for purifying Tapi River

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Rupani today expressed his gratitude towards the Central Government led by Prime Minister Mr. Narendrabhai Modi for approving a comprehensive plan of purifying Tapi River at a cost of Rs. 971-crore. Welcoming the decision, the Chief Minister said that the assistance of Government of India for purifying of this important river would be very useful for other ancillary issues of Surat and South Gujarat. - InformationRead More

Gujarat govt gives in-principle approval to grant for Tapi River cleanliness project

July 06, 2018
Gujarat govt gives in-principle approval to grant for Tapi River cleanliness project

Gandhinaar: The government of Gujarat has given in-principle approval to fund allocation for the second phase of river Tapi cleanliness project under the national river conservation programme. River Tapi is one and only source of drinking water for the city of Surat, the second largest city of Gujarat which is one of the fastest growing cities in the world. Rs 922.18 crore master plan for river Tapi cleanliness project covers Surat Municipal Corporation(SMC) area, Surat Urban Development ...Read More

Gujarat govt gives in-principle approval to Rs 916 crore river Tapi conservation project

July 13, 2017
Gujarat govt gives in-principle approval to Rs 916 crore river Tapi conservation project

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government has given in-principle approval to Rs 941.76 crore project for pollution-free and clean river Tapi in Surat under the National River Conservation Programme. The government note said Rs 408.24 crore will be spent in the first phase of this project, of which 70% will be contributed by the Government of India while the State government will contribute 20% and Surat Municipal Corporation will contribute 10%. A proposal for this project will not be sent to ministry...Read More

Wall collapse in Gujarat school kills 3, injures 5, assistance announced, probe ordered

April 25, 2017
Wall collapse in Gujarat school kills 3, injures 5, assistance announced, probe ordered

Vyara: Three people including two girl students of a primary school died a tragic death in Tapi district of Gujarat when one of its wall which was under repair suddenly collapsed and fell over them, police said today. A woman, who used to cook food for children under mid-day-meal scheme also died in the mishap. Around five students injured and admitted to hospital. Police said that during the renovation work in the school situated in Mirkot village of Uchchhal taluka of...Read More

Tribal Tapi district of South Gujarat getting new water and dairy projects today

April 17, 2017
Tribal Tapi district of South Gujarat getting new water and dairy projects today

Bajipura: Tribal populated Tapi district is going to witness inauguration of Rs 228 crore cattle feed plant and completely automatic ice cream plant and other facilities of SUMUL dairy at Bajipura in Valod taluka today. The Prime Minister is also going to perform ground-breaking for Rs 172 crore milk powder plant and bakery plant. The Prime Minister is also going to dedicate Tapi district bulk pipe line and group water supply projects of Vyara, Dolvan and Jesingpura. According to Sumul ...Read More

Sumul announces cattle feed plant in Tapi, interest free loan to women

May 01, 2015
Sumul announces cattle feed plant in Tapi, interest free loan to women

Vyara In presence of Gujarat Chief Minister, Sumul Dairy chief Mansinhbhai Patel today addressing a women's convention said that Sumul dairy has given Rs. 73 crore loan to women under Sanmay Yojana to purchase cattle for milk production. He said Sumul will give interest-free loan to women for purchase of cattle from year 2016. He appealed women to take benefit of Sumul's kitchen garden development scheme. Mansinh Patel said Sumul dairy will set up Rs. 20 crore cattle feed unit in Tapi di...Read More