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  • Ujjain: Jain community to take out procession during Paryushan

    According to community secretary Sachin Kasliwal Jain seers Meena didi, Sadhana didi, and Vidaksha mataji told that being cut off from the materialistic life is the base of akinchan dharm. The seers were delivering sermons at different Jain temples on the occasion of paryushan. Kasliwal further told that during the 10 day camp Jain devotees are willingly donating for the community.

  • Ujjain: Ratlam railway division not getting assets in the absence of strong leadership, says Mahurkar

    National Federation of Indian Railwaymen (NIFR) national vice-president and Western Railway Mazdoor Sangh (WRMS) general secretary JG Mahurkar on Friday said that the western railways, in general, and its Ratlam division in particular, was not getting new assets in absence of strong leadership.  During the informal talks with media persons at City Press Club, Mahurkar said that the railways have highest land in possession across the country and even the defense sector

  • Ujjain: Brahmin mahakumbh sounds protest against SC/ST Act

    Akhil Bharatiya Brahman Samaj organised a Brahman mahakumbh at Dussehra Maidan on Friday which witnessed participation of more than one lakh community member from across the Ujjain division and adjoining areas. Representatives from different states of the country were also present. Resolutions with regard to total abolishment of SC-ST Prevention of Atrocity Act, 2018, enforcement of reservation on economic basis and not on the caste lines, withdrawal of reservation in promotion, etc,

  • Ujjain: Administration releases notice against 220 notorious elements

    Collector Manish Singh, on the recommendation of police department against, released notice against 220 notorious elements who consistently engaged in disruption the peace and unity of society. This notice is a warning and on any further act of defiance they will be prosecuted under National Security Act.
    Recently bunch of miscreants tried to shatter peace in Kajur wali Masjid area and afterwards at two different places similar incidents happened for which police had

  • Ujjain: MB Ojha released order of suspension against CMO Asha Bhandari

    Divisional Commissioner MB Ojha suspended Chief Municipal Officer of Banagar Asha Bhandari under MP Pradesh Civil Service Rules for her negligence and irresponsible behaviour towards job responsibilities and non compliance of senior’s order. During suspension period Asha Bhandari will report to Joint Director, Urban Administration Ujjain. She has been asked not to leave headquarter without permission.
    Collector Manish Singh made recommendation to MB Ojha for her suspension as she did not followed the

  • Ujjain: BJP MLA faces Karni Sena’s ire over his controversial statement

    Infuriated Rajput Karni Sena activists staged a demonstration in front of Ujjain South BJP MLA Mohan Yadav’s office here on Thursday in protest against his controversial statement. Yadav’s portraits were also beaten by shoes in Bhopal earlier in the day. MLA Mohan Yadav had reportedly said that the sawaran samaj (forward society) was being funded from foreign countries for their movement against enforcement of new SC-ST Prevention of Atrocities Act, 2018.

  • Ujjain: UMC to organise competitions to promote cleanliness

    Mayor Meena Jonwal convened a meeting on Thursday for organising competitions to promote cleanliness campaign across the city. Jonwal said that commoners should be connected with campaign by organising zone wise competitions. Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) will hold a jugad competition between September 22 and 28 for college-level students in which the contestants will make useful things from wasted items. An Indradhanush competition will be organised for college students from September 24-26.

  • Ujjain: BJP organising ‘Karyakarta Mahakumbh on tuesday at Bhopal

    Bharatiya Janata Party will be organising ‘Karyakarta Mahakumbh on Tuesday at Bhopal in which national president Amit Shah along with party top notch will address the members. Party workers from every nook and corner of state will participate in the event scheduled at Jamboori Maidan, Bhopal.

  • Ujjain: Around one lakh Brahmins attend Mahakumbh tomorrow

    Akhil Bharatiya Brahmin Samaj will organise ‘Mahakumbh’ on Friday in which around one lakh community members are expected mark their presence. It is for the first time that Brahmins from all over the country are gathering in city in such a huge number. Addressing a press conference, organiser Pt Ravi Shukla, convener Pt Rameshwar Dubey, president Surendra Chaturvedi and advisory committee president Pt Ramesh Chandra Pandya informed that the main aim

  • Ujjain: Festivals to be celebrated with harmony & peace, says Peace Committee

    In connection with arrangements for upcoming festivals like Muharram, Dol Gyaras and Anant Chaturdashi, a meeting of the Peace Committee was held here at Police Control Room, on Wednesday. Collector Manish Singh and SP Sachin Atulkar said that these festivals would be celebrated with peace and harmony as per the glorious tradition of the city.

  • Ujjain: Ganesha festival celebration continues with fervor

    City is being dipped in the colours of Ganeshaotsav. Several social groups has placed the Ganesha idol at different locations across the city and also organising cultural programmes everyday as a tribute to lord Ganesha.  Maharashtra Community Ujjaini Ganeshotsav Samiti organised a quiz competition during Ganesha festival celebrations. RSS organiser Vinay Dixit, Shreepad Joshi and Vibhash Upadhyay were present during programme.

  • Ujjain: Parshavnath society members file plaint against coloniser, civic body’s colony cell

    Prashavnath Society members registered complaint against coloniser and municipal corporation colony cell in recently held jansunwai of Municipal Commissioner. Society Director Vijay Jain and Vijay Bambori submitted a letter in janunwai to municipal commissioner and held that electricity, water and sewage facilities have not been installed by the developer till date.

  • Ujjain: Digamber Jain community celebrate Paryushan as Dhoop Dashami, uttam sanyam worship on wednesday

    Digamber Jain community will celebrate 6 th day of festival Paryushan as Dhoop Dashami and worship uttam sanyam on Wednesday.
    According to community secretary Sachin Kasliwal all Jain temples will be decorated specially on this day and tableaus on various religious subjects will be exhibited. Kasliwal said that Jain seers Vidaksha, Meena didi and Sadhana didi insisted on sanyam (patience) in their sermons Tuesday. They explained sanyam as suppression of individual senses and

  • Ujjain: Cash, jewellery stolen from train passenger recovered

    Railway protection force (RPF) recovered the bag of a woman passenger containing Rs 1.98 lakh cash and jewelries which was stolen during her journey in Avantika express near Godhara from the fellow passengers Pradeep Jain and Sapana Jain. Rupali Jaiswal, lodged a report on RPF’s toll free number that her bag containing valuables and jewelries has been stolen from the coach B-1 of the train.
    Consequently on duty RPF cops started dense searching

  • Ujjain: Patwari sentenced with 3 year RI, Rs 40 lakh fine

    The court of Justice LD Solanki, found Patwari Abdul Hafiz Ansari son of Abdul Rauk Ansari guilty in corruption case and sentenced him to 3 years of rigorous imprisonment (RI) along with fine of Rs 40 lakh, which is highest fine till date in any case at headquarter.He has been convicted under section 13(1) E, 13(2) of Prevention of Corruption Act. Deputy director administration Dr Saket Vyas informed that lokayukta police

  • Ujjain: City congress members joins in Rahul Gandhi’s rally at Bhopal

    Hundreds of workers and leaders travelled to Bhopal from city to participate in the general meeting addressed by all India Congress Committee President Rahul Gandhi in Bhopal on Monday. Several party members under the leadership of senior leader Dr Batukshankar Joshi and city president Mahesh Soni began their journey early morning in 2-4 wheelers.

  • Ujjain: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan prefers to address meetings, avoids meeting people on way

    Looking to the recent incidents of protests and violent demonstrations during CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s jan ashirwad yatra, the BJP strategists have changed its format which came to fore in the district on Monday. During second phase of the yatra, on Monday he covered three more assembly constituencies viz Tarana Mahidpur and Nagda-Khachrod.

  • Ujjain: Kerala flood relief to be sent today

    The first consignment of relief and assistance materials for the flood-affected people of Kerala will be sent by the Shri Kshetra Valmikidham, through Indore-Kochi Express on Tuesday. Pithadhishwar Umeshnath Maharaj told reporters that they had pledged to send the relief last month. Sangini Group chief Mamta Sangte will lead the 5-member team to Kerala and distribute various materials to the neediest persons with the help of media persons working there.

  • Ujjain: Municipal commissioner inspects UMC’s cowshed

    Ujjain municipal corporation (UMC)’s Commissioner Pratibha Pal inspected Kapila cowshed, took an stock of development work. She instructed the officials concerned to construct an extra cowshed and to maintain lighting arrangements and cleanliness.

  • Ujjain: Stop splurging and being wasteful during Ganeshotsav, says idols collector

    Lord Ganesha is considered to be the deity of affluence and prosperity. With the arrival of Ganeshotsav markets become abuzz with acivities and every household invariably wear festive look. During this 10 days fest, many of Bappa’s followers try to outdo each other with pomp and splurge in order to showcase their absolute devotion and reverence. However, Om Prakash Gupta’s adoration for Lord of wisdom goes beyond this festival as he has