The Madhya Pradesh government today declared Guna district as 'water scarcity area'.

''In view of below average rainfall received in the district coupled with problem of drinking water, the Guna district has been declared as a scarcity area,'' District Collector Mukeshchand Gupta said.

Lalit Shastri SHIVPURI (M.P.): A health revolution is in the offing in Guna and Shivpuri where the District Health Societies are trying to put the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) vision into practice. They are working together with the State Government and the UNICEF to create a model for "continuum care from community to hospitals'

An environment ministry panel has cleared power projects with total proposed capacity of 5,674 mw. Developers will now need clearance from the environment ministry to start work.