Articles tagged under: Narmada

8 drown in Narmada river in Poicha; 1 rescued, search for 7 ongoing

May 14, 2024
8 drown in Narmada river in Poicha; 1 rescued, search for 7 ongoing

Narmada: Eight tourists who were visiting Poicha village drowned while bathing in the Narmada River today. Locals managed to save one person from drowning, but the search for the seven missing individuals is still ongoing. The individuals who drowned are residents of Surat and originally hail from Amreli district in the Saurashtra region. Among the eight travelers were three small children. The Rajpipla Town Police and Fire Brigade team have reached the spot and are conducting a search. The d...Read More

ACB Gujarat nabs a Royalty Inspector and middleman in bribe case

April 26, 2024

Gandhinagar: Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) Gujarat has nabbed a Royalty Inspector and his aide who worked as a middleman in Narmada district in bribe case. The accused are Dipak Savariya, Royalty Inspector, class-3(on contract), Geology and Mining department and Kamiyab Ali Masum Ali Seliya, a middleman who works as a Manager in VR Hotel in Vavdi village of Nandod taluka in Narmada district. According to ACB, a complainant in this case is a river sand trader. Accused Royalty Inspector cal...Read More

Timings for Laser Show at SOU and Narmada Mahaarti changed

April 13, 2024
Timings for Laser Show at SOU and Narmada Mahaarti changed

Kevadia: The Statue of Unity Authority and Shulpaneshwar Mahadev Trust have jointly decided to change the timings of the Laser show at SOU and Narmada Aarti. The timing for the Projection Mapping Show (Laser Show) will be adjusted to start at 7:30 PM instead of 7:15 PM, effective from April 13th, 2024. Similarly, the Narmada Mahaarti will begin at 8:15 PM instead of 8:00 PM. It's notable that the laser show utilizes cutting-edge technology, providing optimal viewing conditions in complete dar...Read More

Panchkoshi Uttarvahini Narmada Parikrama begins

April 08, 2024
Panchkoshi Uttarvahini Narmada Parikrama begins

Vadodara: Panchkoshi Uttarvahini Narmada Parikrama begins today. It takes place from Rampura to Tilakwada. This yatra can be done anytime in Chaitra month. A temporary bridge is being erected on river Narmada between Shaherav and Tilakwada for Panchkoshi parikrama. River Narmada flows in the Northern direction at three places. One is a 42 kg river stretch near Mandla in Madhya Pradesh and the other is a 16-km stretch from Rampura to Tilakwada in Narmada district. The pilgrims are advised t...Read More

સુરેન્દ્રનગર જિલ્લામાં સિંચાઈ સુવિધાથી વંચિત ૩૮ ગામોને નર્મદાનું પાણી આપવા રૂ. ૩૪૮ કરોડની યોજના મંજૂર

March 16, 2024
સુરેન્દ્રનગર જિલ્લામાં સિંચાઈ સુવિધાથી વંચિત ૩૮ ગામોને નર્મદાનું પાણી આપવા રૂ. ૩૪૮ કરોડની યોજના મંજૂર

ગાંધીનગરઃ મુખ્યમંત્રી ભૂપેન્દ્ર પટેલે સુરેન્દ્રનગર જિલ્લામાં વઢવાણ-મુળી-સાયલા તાલુકાના ૩૮ ગામોને સિંચાઈ માટે નર્મદાજળ પૂરું પાડવા રૂપિયા ૩૪૮ કરોડની યોજનાની વહીવટી મંજૂરી આપી છે. આ ત્ર�...Read More

Villagers offer 1100 ft saree to river to mark Narmada Jayanti

February 16, 2024
Villagers offer 1100 ft saree to river to mark Narmada Jayanti

Bharuch: On the occasion of Narmada Jayanti today, Narmada Maiya (Goddess river Narmada with crocodile as her vaahan) was worshiped by offering a 400 meters and 1100 feet long Saree at Mangrol village on the banks of Narmada river. Read More

AAP MLA Chaitar Vasava surrenders to police after month on the run

December 14, 2023
AAP MLA Chaitar Vasava surrenders to police after month on the run

Narmada: Aam Aadmi Party MLA and party's State unit Working President, Chaitar Vasava, surrendered before the Narmada Police in Dediapada today after being on the run for over a month.  When the MLA arrived at the police station to surrender, a large number of people gathered outside the police station. Vasava surrendered in connection with a case of extortion, firing, and assault on forest officials at his residence in Bogaj village under his constituency. Following a complaint by the fores...Read More

Three teenagers drown in Narmada river in Shinor during picnic

November 15, 2023
Three teenagers drown in Narmada river in Shinor during picnic

Shinor: Three teenagers drowned in the Narmada river here on Tuesday while visiting a well-known picnic spot during the Diwali vacation. The teenagers, all friends, disappeared while bathing in the Narmada river at Diver village under Shinor taluka on Tuesday evening, according to Police Inspector AR Mahida of Shinor. Shortly after entering the river water, the boys were swept away, and their lifeless bodies were found on Wednesday evening nearly 3 kilometers away from the initial spot, Ma...Read More

AAP MLA Chaitar Vasava remains at large; Two other accused on remand

November 09, 2023
AAP MLA Chaitar Vasava remains at large; Two other accused on remand

Narmada: A district sessions court here on Wednesday remanded AAP MLA Chaitar Vasava’s personal assistant Jitendra and an encroacher, Ramesh Vasava, to three days of police custody. The arrested individuals are accused in a case involving rioting, extortion, and assault of forest officers on November 2. The AAP MLA, who is also a suspect in the case, is currently absconding. During the hearing of the bail petition for the three arrested individuals, including Chaitar’s wife Shakuntala, t...Read More

EAM Jaishankar recalls Kutchi folk artist; speaks about transformation of Narmada district in his Washington speech

October 03, 2023
EAM Jaishankar recalls Kutchi folk artist; speaks about transformation of Narmada district in his Washington speech

Washington: Speaking at the embassy of India in the US capital, External Affairs Minister Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar mentioned in his speech, his experiences related to the Kutch and Narmada districts of Gujarat. EAM was addressing the Indian diaspora in Washington, D.C. Jaishankar explained how a Kutchi folk artist at Gujarat Bhavan in the national capital Delhi performed a song in which he also put a bit about PM Modi's America visit. Jaishankar said, 'I am a Member of Parliament from G...Read More