Telecom major Bharti Airtel said it will acquire 4G business of Tikona Networks, including broadband spectrum and 350 sites across 5 circles, for about Rs 1,600 crore. With this acquisition, Airtel will be second company, after Reliance Jio, in the country to have pan-India presence in 2300 Mhz band - which has second largest ecosystem of 4G devices.
Alliance has already applied to the authorities for permission to start international operations and is working on plans to enhance its fleet strength to get to 20 aircraft, the minimum number required to begin international operations as per the guidelines of the Ministry of Civil Aviation. The fleet of Alliance Air largely consists of turbo-propelled ATR aircraft.
Currently 169 services are available on M.P. Mobile. The process of linking other services provided by different departments is on. Services of #Board of Secondary Education, #PEB, #DTI MP Counselling, #Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission, #CM Helpline, different universities, #Transport, #Labour, #Housing Board, #Forest and #Cooperative Department are linked to #MP Mobile.
Contract farming should be encouraged to protect farmers from los s due to rise and fall in market rates. Make efforts to encourage food processing in horticulture crops. Moreover prepare a strategy to increase the production of horticulture crops which has demand in country and abroad beside scope in market.
Madhya Pradesh is one of the first States to have established a dedicated Entrepreneurship Development Center for youth who have acquired skill training under various skills initiatives of the State. The center has been established using a hub and spoke model, with EDC being at the center and the network of Training and Entrepreneurship Officers (TEOs) providing the last mile support at the Division and District level.
The Maruti #Ignis has been made available in a total of 11 variants across four trim levels – Sigma, Delta, Zeta and Alpha. The entry-level Sigma variant isn’t available in the diesel version. To be sold via Maruti Suzuki’s premium dealership – Nexa, the Maruti Ignis can be pre-booked by paying an initial sum of Rs 11,000.
Madhya Pradesh stands 2nd the entire country. To benefit more & more consumers, price of these 9W LED bulb has been decreased from Rs. 85/- to Rs. 65/-. 9W LED bulb saves 91W in comparison to 100W of incandescent bulb. If consumer uses 6hrs a day, they can save (91W×6hrs=546Whr or 0.546kwhr or 0.5 unit) ½ unit, costing Rs. 3/- per day. Cost of bulb can be recovered in only 22 days. Replacement warranty is 3 years. On the distribution of one crore LED bulbs in M.P., saving of electricity would be 1825 million units per annum. Consumers would save Rs. 1095 crore per annum in their bills.
This is despite the fact Air India’s chairman and managing director Ashwani Lohani had written to the government that lack of funds might derail the turnaround process of the airline. “The finance ministry accepted the civil aviation ministry’s argument that additional fund was necessary for the airline but expressed its inability to accept the full demand,” said a senior civil aviation ministry official.
The project is one of the largest solar power plants in the world. RUMSL, a joint venture of Solar Energy Corporation of India(a premier agency of GoI) and Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam (the nodal agency for renewable energy in the State of Madhya Pradesh), is the Implementation Agency for the Project. The Government of Madhya Pradesh has provided strong support to the Project by approval of a State Guarantee, earmarking of land, strengthening of the contractual framework and approving the purchase of solar power by Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company Ltd. (MPPMCL) to meet the increased Renewable Purchase Obligations.
After the record success of UJALA LED bulbs in the state, the LED tube light scheme will provide 20 W tube lights with 2000 lumens per tube light than the 40 W normal tube lights. These 40W normal tube light consumes 55W (40W tube light + 15W chowk) electricity while LED tube light will consume only 20W i.e. 64% saving. Uses of 6hrs per day will save Rs. 38/- per month. Price will be recovered in 6 month only. These LED tube lights, which come with a 3 year warranty, will be available to the consumers for Rs. 230/- per tube light against the market price of Rs. 600/-.
Food processing units with minimum Rs 50 lakh investment in plant and machinery will get rebate in Mandi fee for five years or 50 percent rebate in Mandi tax whichever is minimum. Small and medium industries will get 50 percent capital grant, maximum Rs 25 lakh for investment in solid waste management. Rs 100 crore venture capital fund has been set up for new MSME entrepreneurs.