Staff Reporter, Bhopal
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan inaugurated and laid foundation stones for development works costing Rs. 124 crore in Shivpuri and Sheopur districts today. He said that no stone will be left unturned in ensuring state’s all-round development. Chief Minister Chouhan inaugurated and laid foundation stones for 123 development works costing Rs. 112 crore at Bairarh, Pohri, Shivpuri and Kolaras in Shivpuri district.
Addressing people, he said that State Government has arranged for meals, clothes, medicines and houses for people and education of children. Farmers are being provided loans at zero percent interest rate and Rs. 150 per quintal bonus is being given on procurement of food grains from them.
Tribal Girls Complex to be constructed at Karahal.
Chief Minister Chouhan laid foundation stone for Tribal Girl Complex costing Rs. 12 crore at Karahal. There, class 6 to 12th tribal girl students will get free education with free meals and lodging.
The Chief Minister said that the tribal people not having their own land and residing on government land will be given patta of that land.
Tribal Welfare Minister Kunwar Vijay Shah said that State Government has chalked out schemes for all-round development of tribal people. He informed that a radio station in tribal dialect has been started at Sesaipura in Karahal area. Besides, Gurujis have also been appointed to teach Sahariya dialect.
MP Narendra Singh Tomar also lauded programmes launched by State Government.
Swami Vivekananda’s statue unveiled
During his Sheopur visit, Chief Minister Chouhan unveiled a statue of Swami Vivekananda at Bypass Road Crossing in the city.