Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched 'Rozgar Utsav' under 'AatmaNirbhar Bharat Abhiyan' in Bhopal on January 20. CM Chouhan said, "During corona period, we had launched Rozgar Setu portal. So far, 1.44 lakh people have been employed in different sectors."
Former MLA Rahul Singh Lodhi who quit the Congress and joined BJP after resigning from the post of MLA ahead of the by-polls in Madhya Pradesh on 28 seats. Rahul Lodhi got the status of Cabinet Minister in Shivraj Singh government. After getting the portfolio he visited Madhya Pradesh's Damoh on January 17. Two people throw ink and put shoe garland around his neck. The supporters of Rahul thrashed them in the presence of cops. Police took them into the custody.
In a heinous crime, a 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man in Madhya Pradesh's Betul district. After raping the victim, the accused also allegedly tried to bury her alive in a pit. "Case has been registered under relevant sections of IPC, SC/ST Act and POCSO Act. The accused has been arrested," a police official said.
A 22-year-old woman in Madhya Pradesh's Barwani filed a written complaint in the police station. She has filed compliant against a man alleging rape and religious conversion. Speaking to media, Station In-Charge (SI) of Barwani, Rajesh Yadav said, "A zero First Information Report (FIR) has been registered based on the written complaint. Further investigation is underway in this regard."
Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut praised Madhya Pradesh government for making a Freedom of Religion Bill 2020 or 'anti-Love Jihad' law. She praised the state government for the coming up with a law that will help the victim women. Kangana Ranaut also met CM Shivraj Chouhan in regards to her upcoming movie 'Dhaakad'.
On growing cases of bird flu, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said, "We are keeping an eye on bird flu and have issued the guideline for poultry farms. We have banned the supply of chicken from the southern states to Madhya Pradesh for the next 10 days. We are taking precautions." On being asked 'Love Jihad' law hasn't been signed by the Governor yet, CM Chouhan said, "We have sent this after the cabinet meeting now. It will be implemented."
While addressing at an event in Indore on January 06, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan spoke on 'Love Jihad' law. Chouhan said, "Those who play with the lives of women will not be spared. They will have to serve life sentence. We have made a strict 'Love Jihad' law. We have rescued hundreds of them." "I will not let the game of religion conversion continue at any cost," he added.
On Jan 15, President Ram Nath Kovind made the first contribution towards the construction of Ram Mandir, which is to be built in UP's Ayodhya. Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) working president, Alok Kumar..