Union Water Resource Minister Ms. Uma Bharti did bhumi-pujan of Swami Vivekananda Agriculture Engineering and Technology College building and laid foundation of shopping complex and dispensary building. The programme was presided over by Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh. On the occasion, Agriculture Minister Mr. Brijmohan Agrawal, MP Mr. Ramesh Baid, Parliamentary Secretary of Agriculture Department Mr. Tokhan Sahu, Indira Gandhi Agriculture University Vice-Chancellor Dr SK Patil and Additional Chief Secretary of Agriculture Department Mr. Ajay Singh were also present.
Public Works Minister Mr. Rajesh Munat on Tuesday toured Bastar as a part of Lok Suraj Mission. He inspected the hospital premises at Dimrapal. He expressed unhappiness over the delay in the construction works of auditorium and other buildings in Bastar district. He added that people in the remote region should have access to medical facilities and hence the construction of Medical College premises at Dimrapal. MLA Mr. Santosh Bafna and senior officers of the Public Works Department were present on the occasion.
Higher Education Minister Mr. Premprakash Pandey today said that youth in the country have a lot of talent, skills and are keen on building the society. He was addressing the five-day National Yuva Utsav Samaroh. On the second day at Naya Raipur he was the chief guest at the 'Suvichar and Rashtriya Yuva Sammelan'. The youth are capable enough to give a new direction to the society.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today dedicated the District Panchayat building at Balrampur- a border district. He met people's representatives in the conference hall of Zilla Panchayat Chairperson Mrs Pushpa Netam's office. Home and Public Health Engineering Minister Mr.Ramsevak Paikra, Lok Sabha MP Mr. Kamalbhan Singh, former Minister Mr. Ramvichar Netam and a lot of people's representatives and Chief Secretary Mr. Vivek Dhand were present at the function.
Delegation of Chhattisgarh Diploma Engineers Association paid courtesy visit to Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh at his residence. Delegation told Dr Singh that Regional Conference of Chhattisgarh Diploma Engineers Association will be organized on October 12 in capital city Raipur. On this day, Engineers' Building constructed by the association in Devpuri locality will also be inaugurated. Delegation invited Chief Minister to grace the regional conference and inaugural programme as Chief Guest.
State-wide cleanliness week has commenced in Chhattisgarh. On account of this week, officials and employees of Jila Panchayat in District Headquarters Dantewada cleaned their building. Cleanliness week will conclude on October 2. On the occasion of birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan across the nation.
State Government have approved construction of building for Government Lahidi College in Chirmiri area of Koriya district. In the current financial year, Rs 50 lakh has been provisioned in the supplementary budget for the construction of this college building.