Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: Newly-elected students council sworn in at JPS’s investiture ceremony

    Ujjain: Jain Public School (JPS), Barnagar hosted its investiture ceremony for the newly elected cabinet of students’ council for the session 2018-19. The ceremony was coupled with an awareness camp on the issue of child abuse. The newly elected prefects pinned up badges and were administered an oath of office and confidentiality.

  • Ujjain: Mangalnath Mandir manager arrested over financial irregularities

    Ujjain: In a dramatic development Chimanganj Mandi police station staff on Thursday evening arrested Mangalnath Mandir manager Trilok Vijay Saxena under Section 151 of the CrPC for indulging in abusive dialogue with government officers.

  • Ujjain: BJP gives final touches to Jan ashirwad yatra preparations

    Ujjain: Ahead of its jan ashirwad yatra, BJP bigwigs and party men gave final touches to preparations of the yatra, during a meeting held on Thursday at the party’s office. According to media in charge, Sachin Saxena district in-charge minister Bhupendra Singh discussed all details of the yatra. The minister described the event is the biggest political event in the history of the city. He said the yatra would be attended by

  • Ujjain: ISKCON’s Jagannath Yatra to be taken out on Saturday

    Ujjain: International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) will take out 12th Jagannath Yatra on Saturday. ISKCON member Raghav Das informed that rituals would be performed at 1 pm and after the worship of rath of Lord Jagannath at 1.30 pm the yatra will be initiated at 2 pm. It will take a round of city area from Budhwariya, Kanthal, Naisadak, Daulautganj, Chamunda Mata Chouraha and will conclude at ISKCON temple, Dewas Road.

  • Ujjain: City turns into BJP headquarters for Jan Ashirwad Yatra

    Ujjain: Preparations for the BJP’s long awaited Jan Ashirwad Yatra have literally changed the city into the party’sheadquarters. BJP national president Amit Shah and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will arrive in the city for the ‘yatra’ for which room-sized hoardings have been displayed throughout Ujjain.

  • Ujjain: Youth Congress condemns cutting of tress for Jan-Ashirwad Yatra

    Ujjain: A massive rally Jan-Ashirwad Yatra to be held on July 14, during arrangements works for the rally a 60 years old tree in Nana Kheda stadium was cut down and 4-5 other trees are also in line to be cut down in the name of chief minister’s massive yatra in city.

  • Ujjain: Antisocial elements damage idols of 3 temples in a week

    Ujjain: Tension spread in Ankpat after unscrupulous elements tampered with idols of deities situated in the temple on Saturday night. According to details available an idol of a Goddess which was placed in 30 years old temple at Ankapatmarg, was damaged following which members of the Sarv Hindu Samaj claimed that anti-social elements had damaged the idols of three temples of the area within a period of seven days.

  • Ujjain: Speed up unorganised labourers’ registration, says UMC commissioner

    Ujjain: Municipal commissioner Pratibha Pal convened a review meeting and took stock of registration of unorganised labourers. Pal asked officials for speeding up the registration of labourers of unorganised sector.  Instructing the officials concerned she set a minimum limit of per day registration to not less than 2300 labourers. She expressed her dissatisfaction on the report presented by the official concerned in this regard during the meeting.

  • Ujjain: Status of CM helpline pending complaints reviewed

    Ujjain: Additional collector B B S Tomar reviewed status of CM helpline pending complaints in a meeting at Simhastha fair office on Friday. He instructed departments concerned that complaints which are pending for more than 300 days should be resolve within one week. In the city about 265 complaints were pending for more than 300 days.

  • Ujjain: Collector Manish Singh reviews security, other arrangements ahead of CM’s visit

    Ujjain: Collector Manish Singh convened a meeting of officials  concerned at Simhasth fair authority office on Thursday, and instructed them to ensure security arrangements ahead of the visit of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in the district on July 14, 15 and 16 for inauguration of the ambitious ‘jan ashirwad yatra’.

  • Ujjain: Mahakal Bhakt Mandal to protest against mismanagement at Mahakaleshwar temple

    Ujjain: Mahakal Bhakt Mandal will begin their protest against mismanagement at Mahakaleshwar temple with a hunger strike from July 17 at Dewas gate. Before the protest they will discuss the problems of devotees with Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who will be in the city on July 14 for jan ashirwad yatra.

  • Ujjain: Over 1500 saplings planted by UMC

    Ujjain: Over 1500 sapling were planted on Wednesday by Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) at Kapila Goushalala (cowshed) premises in memory ancestors. The sapling plantation programme was organised on the call of mayor Meena Jonwal.

  • Ujjain: Jila Panchayat chief joins dharna with outsourced electricity workers

    Ujjain: Jila Panchayat president Mahesh Parmar participated in the ongoing indefinite strike of electricity outsourced workers at Tower Chowk on Wednesday. Outsourced workers are demanding a merger with the electricity company, similar wage for same work and change in government outsourcing policy.

  • Ujjain: City partially affected by Shiv Sena’s half-day ‘Bandh’

    Ujjain: The city was partially affected on Tuesday by Shiv Sena sponsored ‘bandh’ (shutdown) call to protest against the brutal rape case of Mandsaur. Shiv Sena called for ‘bandh’the city till 2pm to protest the Mandsaur rape case of 7 year old school girl.  Partial effect of the ‘bandh’ was seen in some places in the city, while at some places the Shiv Sena got markets closed by its activistsforcefully.

  • Ujjain: Government targets weaker section with ‘Saral Bijli Yojana’

    Ujjain: The Government granted an electricity sop to allure workers and BPL families in the poll bound state by implementing ‘Saral Bijli Yojana’. The simple electricity bill scheme and the Chief Minister’s outstanding bill waiver scheme were inaugurated by the Madhya Pradesh West Zone Power Distribution Company across the state on Tuesday.

  • Ujjain: RPF accused of neglecting security at railway station

    Ujjain: Akhil Bharatiya Kisan Majdoor Sena national president Bhanwarlal Toofan and women wing president Shahina Bee Qureshi jointly stated that incidents of theft have become a routine affair at city railway station.

  • Ujjain: BJP gears up for its ambitious ‘Jan ashirwad yatra’

    Ujjain: BJP’s ambitious ‘jan ashirwad yatra’ will start from July 14 and pass through assembly seats of the poll bound state for 55 days. A district level meeting of Bharatiya Janata Party, urban and rural, was held on Monday, in this connection.

  • Ujjain: Commissioner MB Ojha inspects coastal sites of Kshipra for sapling plantation

    Ujjain: Divisional commissioner MB Ojha visited various coastal sites of the river Kshipra for plantation of saplings, on Monday andreviewed preparations being made for plantation on the Kshipra coast. He instructed the Forest Department to construct a green belt with a width of 30 meters width on both sides of the river from Triveni to Kaliyadeh Mahal area. The commissioner also instructed to plant Banyan trees, Peepal, Gular and Bel plants along

  • Ujjain: Demands to stop wrong practises in Mahakaleshwar temple

    Ujjain: Different organisations have come up for streamlining the arrangements at Mahakaleshwar Temple. Mahakal Sena Madhya Pradesh Dharma Prakoshtha president Rajesh Bairagi wrote a letter to government and Mahakaleshwar temple management committee chairman and made a demand of strict action against corrupted devotees.