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Record production of food grains in 2016-17:Radha Mohan Singh

NNWN/ New Delhi, 2017-07-14

Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh said that  there has been a record production of food grains in 2016-17 and all previous records were broken.Singh said as per the Third Advance Estimates food grain production in the country has increased to 273 MT in 2016-17, oil seeds to 32.5 MT, and sugarcane to 306 MT.  Fruits and Vegetable production has increased to 287 MTs, according to the Second Advance Estimate. He was speaking at the National Summit on Smart Agriculture Marketing Solutions to Double the Farmers Income organised in Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry FICCI in Delhi on Friday. 

 

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NNWN / New Delhi,2017-06-28

कार्मिक और प्रशिक्षण विभाग ने स्वच्छता पखवाड़ा के अंतर्गत आज यहां राममनोहर लोहिया अस्पताल के परिसर में स्वच्छता अभियान में हिस्सा लिया। विभाग के उप सचिव श्री सुरेश कुमार और अपर सचिव श्री राजेश्वर लाल के नेतृत्व में करीब 50 कर्मियों ने अस्पताल के प्रशासनिक खंड से जुड़े पार्क में स्वच्छता अभियान में हिस्सा लिया।

स्वच्छता पखवाड़ा के अंतर्गत डीओपीटी विभिन्न गतिविधियां चला रहा है। पेयजल और स्वच्छता मंत्रालय द्वारा स्वच्छता पखवाड़ा 16 जून से 30 जून 2017 तक चलाया जा रहा है।

स्वच्छता अभियान के दौरान कचरे के 9 पैकेट एकत्रित किये गये इनमें अधिकतर पेड़ों के पत्ते और प्राकृतिक तरीके से सड़ने वाला सामान था। इसके अलावा कुछ मिला जुला कचरा भी एकत्र किया गया। कचरे के सभी पैकेट अस्पताल प्रशासन के प्रभारी को खाद बनाने सहित उसके उचित इस्तेमाल/निपटारे के लिए सौंप दिये गये।

 

NNWN / Shimla, 2017-05-12
 
केंद्रीय स्‍वास्‍थ्‍य एवं परिवार कल्‍याण मंत्री जे .पी. नड्डा ने आज मंडी में देश के सार्वभौमिक टीकाकरण कार्यक्रम (यूआईपी) में न्‍यूमोकोकल कंजुगेट टीका (पीसीवी) लॉंच करने की घोषणा के अवसर पर कहा कि ‘टीका से बचाव वाली बीमारियों से देश में किसी भी बच्‍चे की मृत्‍यु नहीं होनी चाहिए‘ यही हमारी सरकार का लक्ष्‍य एवं प्रतिबद्धता है। उन्‍होंने कहा कि हम शिशु मृत्‍यु दर को कम करने एवं अपने शिशुओं को स्‍वस्‍थ भविष्‍य उपलब्‍ध कराने के प्रति‍ वचनबद्ध हैं। भारत के टीकाकरण कार्यक्रम में इसे एक ऐतिहासिक क्षण तथा एक उदाहरण देने योग्‍य कदम बताते हुए केंद्रीय स्‍वास्‍थ्‍य मंत्री ने कहा कि सरकार बच्‍चों में मृत्‍यु दर एवं रुग्णता दर को कम करने के प्रति प्रतिबद्ध है। उन्‍होंने कहा कि रुटीन टीकाकरण को मजबूत बनाना भारत के बच्‍चों में एक अनिवार्य निवेश है तथा यह देश का स्‍वस्‍थ भविष्‍य सुनिश्चित करेगा।
 
पीसीवी बच्‍चों को निमोनिया एवं मेनिनजाइटिस जैसी न्‍यूमोकोकल बीमारियों के प्रचंड रूपों से सुरक्षा प्रदान करती है। वर्तमान में यह टीका पहले चरण में हिमाचल प्रदेश एवं बिहार एवं उत्‍तर प्रदेश के कुछ हिस्‍सों के लगभग 21 लाख बच्‍चों को दिया जाएगा। प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी  की टीका से बचाव वाली बीमारियों से बच्‍चों की जान बचाने की प्रतिबद्धता को दुहराते हुए नड्डा ने कहा कि सरकार ने कुल टीकाकरण की दिशा में उल्‍लेखनीय कदम उठाए हैं।  मिशन इंद्रधनुष के तहत अभी तक 2.6 करोड़ से अधिक लाभार्थियों का टीकाकरण कराया जा चुका है।
 
स्‍वास्‍थ्‍य मंत्री ने यह भी कहा कि ये सभी टीके निजी क्षेत्र में न केवल भारत में बल्कि दुनिया भर में कई वर्षों से उपलब्‍ध थे। श्री नड्डा ने कहा कि ‘निजी क्षेत्र में ये टीके केवल समृद्ध वर्ग के लिए ही सुलभ थे, यूआईपी के तहत उन्‍हें उपलब्‍ध कराने के जरिये सरकार  निर्धन एवं वंचित वर्गों के लिए भी समान रूप से उनकी उपलब्‍धता सुनिश्चित कर रही है।’ 

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday was full of praise for "people power" and said that people have positively responded to his appeals on khadi, giving up of LPG subsidy, Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan and selfie with daughter etc.” 

In his Mann ki Baat address on All India Radio,he said "This is nothing but proof of that a silent revolution is on," he added. In his monthly, `Mann ki Baat’ radio address , Modi said he has learnt the power and reach of democracy through his monthly address. This was his 12 address to the nation through radio programme. "Mann ki Baat has taught me a lot, about the strength that lies in the hands of the common people to bring changes in society," he said. He further said that he had made simple suggestions to people through the radio, and "I have got response in lakhs". His appeal to people to suggest how to improve governance had fetched massive response, with people writing to All India Radio or to his website on . Besides, He has received the lakhs of letters with regard to numerous problems people face vis-a-vis government programmes including at the grassroots level. Stating that “people power” was powerful, PM Modi said his mention of "selfie with daughter" had fetched lakhs of responses. "The daughter got so much of pride. This was like a silent revolution." Likewise, his appeal to send photos of interesting spots from across India had fetched a huge response.

In his Mann ki Baat address on All India Radio,he said "This is nothing but proof of that a silent revolution is on," he added. In his monthly, `Mann ki Baat’ radio address on Sunday, Modi said he has learnt the power and reach of democracy through his monthly address. This was his 12th address to the nation through radio programme. "Mann ki Baat has taught me a lot, about the strength that lies in the hands of the common people to bring changes in society," he said. He further said that he had made simple suggestions to people through the radio, and "I have got response in lakhs". His appeal to people to suggest how to improve governance had fetched massive response, with people writing to All India Radio or to his website on gov.in. Besides, He has received the lakhs of letters with regard to numerous problems people face vis-a-vis government programmes including at the grassroots level. Stating that “people power” was powerful, PM Modi said his mention of "selfie with daughter" had fetched lakhs of responses. "The daughter got so much of pride. This was like a silent revolution." Likewise, his appeal to send photos of interesting spots from across India had fetched a huge response.

He said that he asked people to buy khadi  in his  first Mann ki Baat address in October last year and the response was overwhelming. "In the past year, khadi sales have doubled, not due to government intervention but due to the awareness of the people." Pointing out that there would be a month-long discount on khadi products from October 2, Modi said the income from handloom and khadi sales go to the poor weavers or their widows. "So I urge you all to give space to khadi in your homes this Diwali," the Prime Minister said in his address on All India Radio.

Even, his suggestion that people give up the subsidy on cooking gas cylinders had prompted 30 lakh families to respond positively. He said many of them were from lower middle class. "Is this not a silent evolution?" he asked. PM Modi said the government can work together with the society like a catalyst to bring about changes.The prime minister also said that on his urging, people had telephoned to give suggestions.The 55,000 calls had come from all parts of India, from Siachen in the north to Kutch in the west, and from Kamrup in the east to Kanyakumari in the south. He said he had attended to some of the telephone calls personally, and his government was working on some of the suggestions.None of the callers had anything negative to say about his government, he added. On cleanliness s, he said that "Parliament talks about cleanliness now, I am also criticized for it but I do not consider this to be a bad thing," he said.

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