MP cities will be most beautiful, advanced in country: CM

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Jul 2018 11:07:47

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Staff Reporter,

CHIEF Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has called upon people to cooperate in eradicating poverty and diseases from the country. He said that in next 5 years, cities of Madhya Pradesh will be cleanest, most beautiful and advanced cities in the country. The Government is working to empower poor, farmers and women considering it as service to God. Chouhan was addressing State-level parv of city development in Sagar on Saturday.

On the occasion, he also announced to make Sagar Development Authority and Karrapur as Nagar Panchayat. E-foundation and dedication of urban development works worth more than Rs 14,000 crores was undertaken. Chief Minister Chouhan said that development of cities is on in full swing in the State. Arrangement of pure drinking water was made in a single day in all the 378 urban bodies of the State on Vikas Parv. He called upon poor to come together for development.

Chouhan said the Government is making efforts to get full value for the sweat and hardwork of farmers. Remarkable work has been done by announcing new support price for crops. He said that whatever has been done by the State Government for farmers’ rights has not been done anywhere in the world.

Rs 33,000 crore assistance has been provided to State’s farmers in one year under various schemes. He said that the Government has enacted a law to punish rapists with death penalty. He also informed about capital punishment by hanging given to a rapist in Rehli, Sagar incident in just 40 days. Urban Development and Housing Minister Maya Singh told that budget for urban development for 2003 was only Rs 807 crore which has been increased to Rs 11,559 crore that is nearly 8 times more. He said that more than Rs 14,000 crore worth schemes are being dedicated for the first time in the history of the State. Development on in full swing in cities: The State Government celebrated Vikas Parv in all 378 urban bodies of the State.

Foundation of works of basic facilities were laid and dedicated in this Parv for citizens. The main programme was organised at Bamora in Sagar. In this CM Chouhan performed e-bhoomipujan and e-dedication of works worth Rs 14,354 crores. The Chief Minister held an online dialogue with citizens of 16 urban bodies. There was a festive atmosphere in all the cities.

e-foundation for houses laid under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana: In the programme, Rs 1,27,884 houses worth Rs 5116.18 crore were dedicated under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and bhoomipujan of 24,804 houses worth Rs 2,222.60 crore was performed. Other works included Shahri Lok Parivahan Sutra Seva worth Rs 7.96 crore under Amrit Yojana, Rs 1965.46 crore under Amrit Yojana, drinking water schemes worth Rs 323.95 crore, Smart city worth Rs 679.23 crore, Madhya Pradesh Urban Development works worth Rs 2343.44 crore and development authority works worth Rs 457.39 crore besides dedication and foundation of works of Madhya Pradesh Housing and Infrastructural Development Board worth more than Rs 645 crore. more than 2,500 colonies were regularised.

Book released: On the occasion books on dedication/ foundation laying and regularization of illegal colonies were released. Dialogue was arranged between the CM SHri Chouhan and the urban bodies at 16 places of the State. A film based on Madhya Pradesh Urban Development was also screened.