Category Articles: Bureaucracy

Presence of staff in over 150 educational institutions in Gujarat to be registered via mobile app

June 06, 2019
Presence of staff in over 150 educational institutions in Gujarat to be registered via mobile app

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat has taken a decision to implement the online presence system across 109 educational and 48 technical education institutions (colleges and polytechnics) with effect from June 10. A mobile application for this initiative was launched today in a national conference on startups and innovations held at Bhat in Gandhinagar by education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama. According to the details shared by the government the application will do following jobs: ...Read More

NSA Ajit Doval gets cabinet rank

June 03, 2019
NSA Ajit Doval gets cabinet rank

New Delhi: National Security Adviser Ajit Doval has been given Cabinet rank in Government of India in recognition of his contribution in the national security domain. His appointment will be for five years. DeshGujaratRead More

Gujarat Chief Secretary Dr. JN Singh gets six month extension

June 01, 2019
Gujarat Chief Secretary Dr. JN Singh gets six month extension

Gandhinagar:The Gujarat government Friday gave a six-month extension to state Chief Secretary J N Singh. Singh, a 1983-batch Gujarat-cadre IAS officer, was due to retire Friday. He has been chief secretary since July 2016. A notification issued by the General Administration Department said he will serve for another six months, from June 1 to November 30, 2019. The Union government's Department of Personnel and Training has approved the decision, it said.Read More

Primary investigation report on Surat fire tragedy incident is submitted to CM

May 27, 2019

Gandhinagar: In Gandhinagar today, Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani reiterated that the state government is on total alert to prevent reoccurrence of fire tragedy incident that occurred at tuition class in Surat city. He further stated that the state government is determined to take stern actions against guilty persons involved in this incident and any sort of negligence would not be tolerated. Mr. Rupani held a high-level meeting, after the submission of investigation repo...Read More

Surat fire tragedy: Highlights of Govt. briefing on primary probe report

May 27, 2019

Gandhinagar: Mukesh Puri, IAS, Principal Secretary, Urban Development & Urban Housing Department, Govt of Gujarat today handed over a primary probe report to Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. Puri later addressed a press conference and shared the details: Highlights of briefing: - Primary report has been prepared after two-day visit. It has been submitted to Chief Minister. The Chief Minister called a meeting of APS to CM, CS, fire department experts and urban development department off...Read More

GSFC issues statement, briefs media over underweight DAP bags

May 13, 2019
GSFC issues statement, briefs media over underweight DAP bags

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government today said that the sale and supply of the Sardar DAP fertilizer bags of the state run Gujarat State Fertilizers and Chemicals (GSFC) would be normalize in a day or two. Additional Chief Secretary of the Agriculture, Farmers Welfare & Co-operation Department, Sanjay Prasad said that in a day or two the sale of GSFC fertilizers would be normalized. 'After the loss of some weight in the fertilizers sacks due to technical reasons, the sal...Read More

ACB nabs Assistant Labour Commissioner red handed taking bribe in Ahmedabad

April 11, 2019
ACB nabs Assistant Labour Commissioner red handed taking bribe in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Gujarat Police today here nabbed red handed an Assistant Labour Commissioner level officer and his broker taking a bribe of Rs 35000/- from the manager of a labour contract firm. Assistant Director of the ACB D P Chudasama said that Assistant Labour Commissioner Sandip M Parmar had sought the bribe from a contractor contract firm for renewal of its labour contract. He had initially demanded Rs 45000/- but later agreed to brought it down t...Read More

ACB nabs Town Planner cum Municipal Engineer red handed taking bribe from contractor in North Gujarat

April 11, 2019
ACB nabs Town Planner cum Municipal Engineer red handed taking bribe from contractor in North Gujarat

Palanpur: The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Gujarat Police today nabbed red handed the Town Planner cum Municipal Engineer of Radhanpur municipality Ranchhod C Gajjar taking a bribe of Rs 10000/- from a contractor. Assistant Director of the ACB D P Chudasama said that Gajjar had sought the bribe from a contractor for clearance of his bills and measurement book and signing the related cheques. The ACB laid a trap and nabbed Gajjar from his office in Radhanpur municipality in P...Read More

Ahmedabad Police Commissioner, team complete triathlon successfully

April 07, 2019
Ahmedabad Police Commissioner, team complete triathlon successfully

Ahmedabad: City police commissioner of Ahmedabad AK Singh on Saturday completed Zuperman sprint triathlon in which he did 750 meter swimming, 20 km cycling and 5 km running in 1.57 hour and 17 seconds. DCP Crime Branch Deepan Bhadran participated in 40 km cycling and completed it in 1 hour 33 minutes while DCP Zone 4 Neeraj Badgujar completed 10 km running in 1 hour. CP AK Singh completed 1.5 km swimming in 38 minutes. DeshGujaratRead More

Narmada main canal water only for drinking purpose: Banaskantha collector warns citizens

March 22, 2019

Palanpur: District collector of Banaskantha has in a notification made announcement that water in main Narmada canal passing through the district is reserved for drinking water supply to 477 villages of 7 talukas of district. District collector has asked the citizens of Kankrej, Diodar, Bhabhar, Tharad, Vav, Suigam, Lakhni etc areas not to lift Narmada main canal water. Collector has warned that those involved in such activity will face action and pumping machines and pipes used to lift main c...Read More