‘MBBS in Hindi a huge success’

Sarang, who is the Medical Education Minister, is also credited with making Madhya Pradesh the first state in India to successfully introduce MBBS studies in Hindi too in all government medical colleges.

There is no fear among minorities’

In an interview with Ashok Tuteja, Naqvi spoke about the BJP's prospects in the coming Assembly polls in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh and the recent hijab and Halal-Jhatka meat controversies in Karnataka, among other issues.

‘Linking of rivers will be disastrous’

Singh was conferred with the Ramon Magsaysay award in 2001 and the Stockholm Water Prize, dubbed as the ‘Nobel Prize for Water’, in 2015 for his decentralised, community-oriented model of water conservation, recharging underground water bodies and reviving dead rivers. He spoke to SANJEEV KUMAR on a range of waterrelated issues.