3,000 houses being built for poor daily in MP: CM 

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Oct 2018 14:44:19


Staff Reporter,

CHIEF Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan during State-level Beneficiaries Griha Pravesh programme informed that everyday 3,000 houses are being constructed in the State for homeless poor and needy under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. Construction of over 10 lakh houses has been completed till now. Beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin) performed Griha Pravesh in Sheopur, Shahdol, Sidhi, Dhar and Seoni districts under directions of Chouhan. The Chief Minister interacted with beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana through video-conferencing.

Chouhan said that he is feeling happy to help 1.50 lakh beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana by performing Griha Pravesh at State-level. A resolution to provide pucca houses to all poor families will be completed by 75th anniversary of freedom i.e. 2022.

Apprising in detail about Sambal Yojana and schemes being implemented for agriculture development, Chouhan mentioned that farmers should not worry about damage to crops. The State Government will compensate them by conducting assessment of crop loss. He said that problems related to payment of crop insurance scheme will be solved by holding discussions with the concerned institutions.

Chouhan further mentioned that wheat at the rate of Rs 2100 per quintal, soybean at the rate of Rs 3400 per quintal and maize for Rs 1750 per quintal will be procured in the State in future. Similarly, an additional price will be given to farmers for paddy. Former Union Minister and Member of Parliament Faggan Singh Kulaste, MP Bodhsingh Bhagat, MLAs Dinesh Rai and Kamal Marskole, Jila Panchayat President Meena Bisen, Nagar Palika President Arti Shukla, other Public Representatives and beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana were present.

CM performs bhoomipujan of Seoni Medical College

On the occasion, Chouhan performed bhoomipujan of Medical College building worth Rs 300 crore and other development works worthRs 72 crore in Seoni. He informed that Seoni Medical College will also have a 750-bed hospital. This Medical College will produce 150 new doctors every year for the State. He said that earlier the State used to get 600 doctors and now it will get 2600 doctors every year from these medical colleges.

All necessary facilities will be made available here for the treatment of all serious illnesses. State will not face any shortage of doctors and availability of doctors will be ensured in villages too.