Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh today said that programmes and policies can be formulated by interacting with masses and by not sitting in Ivory Towers and air-conditioned plush rooms. He added cheap rice scheme, free distribution of salt, grams, Nutritious diet scheme, purchase of minor forest produce on Minimum Support Price and many crucial decisions had been taken sitting in the sylvan surroundings of the rural settings. They benefited the common masses.
Mahatari Jatan Yojana
Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh will launch 'Mukhyamantri Amrut Yojana' on 29 April at Sukma and Mahatari Jatan Yojana on 2 May at Ambikapur. The schemes are to provide nutritious diet to infants and pregnant women at the Anganwadi centres. Sweetened and flavoured milk (100 ml) will be provided to the children in the age-group of 3-6 years on every Mondays at the Anganwadis. Hot nutritious diet will be provided to pregnant women in the scheme' Mahatari Jatan Yojana' to be launched on 2 May at Ambikapur. Women and Child Development Secretary Mr.