Special drive for distribution of free bicycles and sewing machines to the female labourers of organized sector and distribution of free tool-kits to masons under the schemes of Chhattisgarh Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board, has been initiated in capital city Raipur from last week. Under this drive, PWD Minister Brijmohan Agrawal distributed free bicycles to 5000 female labourers, free sewing machines to 5000 labourers and tool kits to about 3000 masons, in the programmes organized at eight different venues in Raipur.
'Kalar Mahasammelan' was organised at Science College Ground of the capital on Sunday. Veena Singh, wife of Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh was the chief guest for the occasion. While addressing the gathering she said that Kalar Community is a hard-working community which is a prospering in every field be it farming or education.
Raipur Development Authority (RDA), on Wednesday, unveiled its most ambitious concept for the State capital 'Chhattisgarh Swabhiman Plaza'. For the city which is reeling under traffic congestion and lack of adequate parking areas this will be a breather place. The project is coming up in EAC colony behind Jila Panchayat in Collectorate premises, a prime spot of the city. RDA Chairman Praful Vishwakarma and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Alex Paul Menon. Soni said that they had draw inspiration for this project from Gwanghwamun Squre of Seoul in South Korea.