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Shivraj Singh Chouhan Shivraj Singh Chouhan Height: 175 cm DOB: 5 March 1959

Shivraj Singh Chouhan is the 17th Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh. A five-time Member of Parliament from Vidisha, Chouhan joined the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in 1972, as a 13-year-old. He took over as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh from Babulal Gaur in November 2005. In his 13 years of rule, Shivraj Singh Chouhan introduced several social schemes, such as Ladli Laxmi Yojna, Kanyadhan Yojna and Janani Suraksha Yojna to focus on the prevention of female infanticide in the state. Chouhan currently represents Budhni Assembly constituency and seeking re-election for fourth-term as CM.

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Shivraj Chouhan holds high-level meeting over MP's spurious liquor tragedy

News | Jan 13, 2021, 01:37 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan held a high-level meeting over Morena incident in Bhopal. The death toll in Madhya Pradesh's spurious liquor tragedy has mounted to 20 on January 13. Several people from Manpur and Pahawali villages got hospitalised after falling sick due to consumption of poisonous liquor.

Won't spare anyone involved in adulteration of products: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

News | Dec 29, 2020, 07:20 PM IST

While addressing the public after launchingKamlapati Arch Bridge in Bhopal on December 29, Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan said, "We won't spare anyone who's involved in any kind of adulteration-be it food products, medicines,

Madhya Pradesh: Cabinet approves ordinance on interfaith marriages

Politics | Dec 29, 2020, 01:41 PM IST

The Madhya Pradesh Cabinet on Tuesday (December 29) approved the Dharma Swatantrata (Religious Freedom) Ordinance.

Madhya Pradesh to bring 'love jihad' ordinance today

News | Dec 29, 2020, 10:09 AM IST

The Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's statement came after the winter session of Madhya Pradesh Assembly, which was scheduled to begin on December 28, was postponed in view of the "COVID-19 situation".

CM Shivraj Singh pays tribute to Congress leader Moti Lal Vora

News | Dec 22, 2020, 04:35 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan along with cabinet ministers paid tribute to former Madhya Pradesh chief minister and Congress leader Moti Lal Vora on December 22.

Aaj Ki Baat: How farmers in MP, UP, Punjab, are earning more from corporates through contract farming

Aaj Ki Baat | Dec 18, 2020, 11:10 PM IST

Two decades before Modi government passed the new farm law to open up the agriculture market for private players, Punjab experimented with contract farming.

Shivraj Chouhan participates in 'Bhoomi Pujan' of airstrip in MP's Singrauli

News | Dec 13, 2020, 04:43 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan took part in Bhoomi Pujan programme of airstrip in Singrauli. He participated in the programme via video conferencing.

MP Govt will leave no stone unturned in development of Shajapur: CM Shivraj Singh

News | Dec 11, 2020, 08:26 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan along with BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia virtually addressed public of Shajapur on December 11.

Attack on BJP chief's car will be last nail on TMC's coffin: CM Chouhan

News | Dec 10, 2020, 07:40 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan lashed on Mamata's government for attack on BJP chief's convoy in West Bengal.

Religious Freedom Bill 2020 is our 'Beti Bachao Abhiyan': Shivraj Chouhan

News | Dec 05, 2020, 06:29 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan called Dharma Swatantrya (Religious Freedom) Bill 2020 as 'Beti Bachao Abhiyan'.

Will be destroyed if someone plots religious conversion or does anything like 'Love Jihad': CM Chouhan

News | Dec 03, 2020, 09:45 PM IST

Addressing a gathering in Madhya Pradesh's Sehore on December 03, Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan spoke on 'Love Jihad'.

MP CM Shivraj Chouhan meets PM Modi, discusses COVID-19 situation and particulars of vaccination

News | Dec 01, 2020, 05:35 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on December 1 met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi.

MP CM Shivraj performs Govardhan Puja at his residence

News | Nov 15, 2020, 05:34 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan performed Govardhan Puja at his residence in Bhopal.

MP by-polls: Shivraj Chouhan holds massive roadshow in MP's Agar Malwa

Politics | Nov 01, 2020, 05:57 PM IST

Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, held a massive roadshow in the Agar Malwa district on November 01.

Madhya Pradesh: Former Congress MLA Rahul Lodhi Joins BJP

News | Oct 25, 2020, 02:28 PM IST

Former Congress MLA Rahul Lodhi joined Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday in Bhopal.

MP bypolls 2020: Shivraj Singh Chouhan on election spree, India TV on the go

News | Oct 21, 2020, 03:04 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan is all set to make a big impact in the upcoming bypolls in the state. IndiaTV caught with with CM Shivraj and spoke about his plans for the elections. Take a look at this report.

Former CM Kamal Nath refuses to apologise over his 'item' remark on lady BJP candidate

Politics | Oct 20, 2020, 04:10 PM IST

Why should I apologise when I did not intend to insult anyone? If anyone felt insulted, I have already expressed regret: Former MP CM Kamal Nath

Shivraj looking for excuses, I didn't insult anyone: Kamal Nath to MP CM over his 'shameless' remark

News | Oct 19, 2020, 03:53 PM IST

Former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh, Kamal Nath on October 19 clarified his remarks wherein he referred BJP leader Imarti Devi as 'item' and said it wasn't to insult anyone, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is just looking for excuses.

'I carry coconut not champagne,' says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan over Kamal Nath's dig

News | Oct 10, 2020, 09:27 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan reacted over Kamal Nath's statement where he mocked Chouhan for carrying coconut.

'Kheti Bachao Yatra': CM Chouhan takes a dig at Rahul Gandhi's tractor rally

News | Oct 09, 2020, 04:46 PM IST

The Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan took a dig at Congresss leader Rahul Gandhi over 'Kheti Bachao Yatra' against Centre's new farm laws.

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