complete Narmada Seva Yatra preparations within given time: Divisional Commissioner

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 17 Mar 2017 12:14:43


Staff Reporter,

Narmada Seva Yatra will enter Bhopal division on March 20

NARMADA Seva Yatra will enter Bhopal division on March 20. Divisional Commissioner Ajatshatru Srivastava gave directions to complete all the preparations of Yatra in Sehore and Raisen within stipulated time. He has issued these directions to officials of both the districts at the Narmada Seva Yatra review meeting on Thursday. IG of Bhopal Range Yogesh Chaudhary, IG of Hoshangabad Range Ravi Kumar Gupta, Additional Commissioner NS Parmar, Chief Forest Conservator, Joint Commissioner and officials of various other departments were also present at the meeting.


He gave directions to the officials of Agriculture and Horticulture Department to get the resolution letters filled by farmers for tree plantation at the banks of river Narmada for organic farming.


He gave directions to School Education Department officials to maintain proper cleanliness at the schools falling on the way of Yatra. He also asked to repair the roads through which Yatra will proceed. He has issued directions to set-up temporary changing rooms and temporary toilets near Narmada ghats. He gave directions to the officials of Sehore and Raisen district for proper parking arrangement near public dialogue programme venues and to make arrangements for lighting and announcements. He also
issued directions to maintain proper cleanliness at Narmada ghats after the Yatra leaves the spot.

He also gave directions to establish control rooms at district as well as tehsil level in order to maintain co-ordination between the two districts.It was informed in the meeting that, the public dialogue will be organised at village Chhipaner of district Sehore and will be centered on river conservation, in Budhni. It will be based on de-addiction, in Shahganj on cleanlinessand in Jait on organic farming. Sant Kamalkishore Nagar and Father MD Thomas will be present as special guests in Chhipaner on March 20. Bhajan sandhya and cultural programmes will also be organised. On March 20, famous singer Anuradha Paudwal in Chhipaner, Charanjeet Sodhi on March 21, Lakhbir Singh Lakhkha in Budhni on March 24, Bhajan singer Anil Srivastava on March 26, Kailash Kher and Anuradha Paudwal will perform bhajans on March 27 in Jait.