Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan during the State Level Beneficiaries Griha Pravesh programme has informed that daily 3 thousand houses are being constructed in the state for houseless poor and needy persons under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. Construction of over 10 lakh houses has been completed till now.
Beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin) performed griha pravesh in Sheopur, Shahdol, Sidhi, Dhar and Seoni districts under the directions of Shri Chouhan. The Chief Minister interacted warmly with the beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana through video conferencing.
Shri Chouhan said that he is feeling happy to help 1.50 beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana performing Griha Pravesh at the state level. A resolution to provide pucca houses to all poor families will be completed by the 75th anniversary of freedom i.e. 2022.
Performs bhoomi poojan of Seoni Medical College
On this occasion, Shri Chouhan performed bhoomi poojan of medical college building costing Rs. 300 crore and other development works worth Rs. 72 crore in Seoni. He informed that the Seoni medical college will also have a 750 bed hospital.
This medical college will produce 150 new doctors every year for the state. He said that earlier state used to get 600 doctors and now it will get 2600 doctors every year from these medical colleges.
All necessary facilities will be made available here for the treatment of all serious illnesses. State will not face any shortage of doctors and availability of doctors will be ensured in villages too.
Apprising in detail about the Sambal Yojana and schemes being implemented for agriculture development, Shri Chouhan mentioned that farmers should not worry at all on damage to crops.
The state government will compensate them by conducting assessment of loss. He said that problems related to the payment of the crop insurance scheme will be solved by holding discussions with the concerned institutions.
The CM Shri Chouhan further mentioned that wheat at the rate of Rs. 2100 per quintal, soybean at the rate of Rs. 3400 per quintal and maize at the rate of Rs. 1750 per quintal will be procured in the state in future. Similarly, an additional price will be given to the farmers for paddy.
The Former Union Minister and Member of Parliament Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste, MP Shri Bodhsingh Bhagat, MLAs Shri Dinesh Rai and Shri Kamal Marskole, Jila Panchayat President Smt. Meena Bisen, Nagar Palika President Smt. Arti Shukla, other Public Representatives and beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana in large number were present on the occasion.