अर्जुंदा गांव की अपनी विशिष्ट पहचान है। इस गांव ने छत्तीसगढ़ की लोक संस्कृति को पहचान दिलाने में महत्वपूर्ण योगदान दिया है। इस क्षेत्र के कण-कण में छत्तीसगढ़ की लोक कला का वास है। मुख्यमंत्री आज प्रदेशव्यापी विकास यात्रा के दौरान बालोद जिले के ग्राम अर्जुंदा (विकासखण्ड-गुण्डरदेही) में आयोजित विशाल आम सभा को संबोधित कर रहे थे।
CM Dr.Raman Singh
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today said that community marriages are better replacement for lavish and costly weddings. They had been started by taking inspiration from the Sahu Samaj members. He was addressing the Rajnandgaon Sahu Samaj members on the occasion of oath-taking of its office-bearers. Community marriages are unique in its concept and helped the society at large.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today was gifted an artistic album on the visit of Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi's visit to Chhattisgarh by Secretary and Commissioner Public Relations Mr.Ganeshshankar Mishra. He was also given three photo-frames at his official residence. The photos include Governor Mr. Balramji Das Tandon and Chief Minister Dr.Raman Singh welcoming Mr.Modi at Jagdalpur Airport.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today said that within four years (42 months) of the creation of Sukma district it has made a lot of progress. Chief Minister was addressing a Samaroh at the district headquarter Sukma.
It is a miracle that despite Naxalites' violence the remote border district of Chhattisgarh had made a significant progress in the field of education and infrastructure development. The youth undergoing training in Livelihood Colleges have made rapid strides in their careers. He inspected the Livelihood College and spoke to women there.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today said that the State Government will provide quality education to the school children of Bastar and Sarguja by recruiting Maths, Science and English teachers from Chhattisgarh and outside state also. The teachers will be recruited for one year on a fixed honorarium. He was speaking at the Police Line Helipad here after his return from the first day 'Lok Suraj' campaign at the Naxalites'-dominated Narayanpur and Bijapur.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today said that 'Lok Suraj' campaign is a mixture of 'Gram Suraj and 'Nagar Suraj' Vikas Yatra launched earlier in Chhattisgarh. Assessment of the functioning of the Government and various development programmes will be made soon. If there are any deficiencies in the implementation of schemes then they will be rectified. The officers concerned will be answerable for not implementing the various programmes. Dr.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today met Padmasree Awardee Miss Saba Anjum at his official residence. A famous Hockey player, she hails from Chhattisgarh. Dr. Raman Singh congratulated Ms Saba Anjum on being awarded Padmasree and wished her a bright future. It may be recalled that Ms Saba Anjum was given the award for her sterling performance in Women's Hockey for the year 2014. President Mr. Pranab Mukherjee has honoured the player on 8 April at a function in New Delhi.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today said that total inoculation of all children in rural and urban areas is mandatory for the well-being of future generation. He was addressing a state-level meet of 'Mission Indradhanush' at Naveen Vishram Bhawan. He lit a lamp and inaugurated the Mission Indradhanush and wished the programme a success. The Mission will be implemented in eight districts for four months as the inoculation was less than expected in these districts. The team of experts will go to each and every house in the village and inoculate pregnant women and children free of cost.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today participated in various programmes in district Jashpur head-quarters. He blessed 401 couples who got married under the 'Mukhyamantri Kanya Vivaah Yojana' at a community marriage ceremony. The scheme is meant for the girls of poor and deprived sections of the society. About 84 developmental works worth Rs 134 crore were dedicated to the people in Jashpur district by Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh.
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today said that those winning medals in the ensuing National Games will be given higher monetary awards. The sports persons winning Gold Medals in individual games will be given Rs Four lakh instead of earlier Rs One lakh, those bagging silver medals will be awarded cash prize of Rs Three lakh 20 thousand instead of previous Rs 75 thousand and sports persons winning bronze medal will be given Rs Two lakh 40 thousand.