Agricultural and rural development works done in collaboration with NABARD in Chhattisgarh are proving to be a milestone : Shri Bhupesh Baghel
Chief Minister Shri Baghel holds discussion with Nabard Chairman via video conferencing
Support sought for Bodhghat multipurpose irrigation project and Suraji Gram Yojana
Financial assistance requested for setting up small processing plants in Gothans, developing cold storage chains and connecting youth of Bastar with employment
Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel held a discussion with the Chairman of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr. G.R. Chintala over various activities related to agriculture, rural development and development of infrastructure in Chhattisgarh through video conferencing. Chief Minister said that with the cooperation of NABARD, many development works have been done in Chhattisgarh, in various sectors including agriculture and rural areas, which have proved to be milestones. A lot of work has been done for the development of rural economy of the state through NABARD, a lot still needs to be done. The event was organized on the occasion of Foundation Day on 12 July of NABARD. Chief Minister congratulated the officers and employees including the Chairman of NABARD Shri Chintala on the Foundation Day. Agriculture and Water Resources Minister Shri Ravindra Choubey was present on the occasion. Chairman of NABARD Mr. Chintala and Deputy Managing Director Mr. PVS Surya Kumar joined from Mumbai through video conferencing.
Chief Minister sought cooperation from NABARD for multipurpose Bodhghat Irrigation Project of Bastar Zone and to connect youth of Bastar Zone with employment. The Chief Minister said that the Bodhghat irrigation project will prove to be a lifeline for Bastar, through this project costing about 22 thousand crores, the entire Bastar zone will have irrigation facilities with drinking water and water for disposal. Presently, the percentage of irrigation in Bastar region is 0 to 5 percent. The entire Bastar will be irrigated through this project, which will improve the standard of living of the people there. He said that Naxal problem is a major challenge in Bastar, which is abundant with many natural features. Employing youth of Bastar will help in connecting them with the mainstream.
Mr. Baghel, while giving detailed information about Narva, Garuva, Ghuruwa and Bari scheme under Suraji village scheme, sought cooperation from NABARD for this scheme. He said that the state government has prepared a plan to set up small plants for the processing of small forest produce and forest medicines through the women self-help groups in the Gothans being constructed in the villages. This will provide good employment and income to the women of the group. Discussions are on with big companies for marketing of products manufactured by women. Chief Minister said that one acre of land in Gauthan of every village will be reserved for village industry activities. Through this, there will be an industrial park in every village of Chhattisgarh. In Gauthans, vermi compost from cow dung will also be made by women self-help groups. He urged NABARD to provide financial assistance for this scheme.
Mr. Baghel also sought cooperation in various parts of the state for the construction of cold storage, food processing plants to protect agricultural and horticultural crops. Mr. Baghel said that tomatoes are supplied to neighboring countries from Chhattisgarh. Good quantity of fruit and horticultural crops are produced in Durg, Raipur and Jashpur. Pear, cashew, strawberry, coffee are cultivated in Jashpur. With the development of cold storage chain, they will be kept safe for a long time and farmers will get help in getting good prices. He informed that chilli is produced on a large scale in Bastar. It has a big market in Nagpur. If an air-conditioned transport vehicle is available with the help of NABARD for transporting Mirchi, then the farmers of Bastar will get good price of Mirchi. He thanked NABARD for the loan assistance provided in paddy procurement.
NABARD officials told Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel on this occasion that an amount of Rs 700 crore has been sanctioned by NABARD for giving agricultural loans to farmers. In the current financial year, NABARD has disbursed agricultural credit of Rs 450 crore so far. On demand, an agricultural loan of Rs 1500 crore can be given by NABARD. NABARD officials also informed that loan assistance of Rs 192 crore has been sanctioned for the construction of one ward each for treatment of patients of infectious diseases and Covid-19 in hospitals of all districts of Chhattisgarh. Similarly, loan assistance of Rs 792 crore was sanctioned for Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awas Yojana. NABARD officials handed over a letter of approval for a grant to the Chief Minister for the establishment of 37 Covid Sample Collection Centers (Kiosks) in the state, which amounts to Rs 9 lakh 93 thousand. On this occasion, the Chief Minister also released the booklet 'NABARD 2019-20 in Chhattisgarh' published by NABARD Regional Office.
The Chief Minister, while stating the need for development of health infrastructure in the state, urged NABARD to provide more financial assistance for this. He said that Rs 500 crore assistance should be given for this. Chairman of NABARD, Mr. G.R. Chintala said that on receiving the proposal from NABARD from Chhattisgarh, financial assistance of 20 to 25 thousand crores can be made available for development works in various areas. He assured to provide assistance for the multipurpose Bodh Ghat project of Bastar Zone. He said that maximum number of Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) should be formed in Chhattisgarh. With this, grants-in-aid will be made available to the farmers from NABARD for increasing business, horticulture and marketing of vegetable crops.
Chief General Manager of NABARD, Chhattisgarh, Mr. M. Soren said that in the financial year 2020-21, NABARD a provision has been made for providing financial assistance of Rs.10 thousand crores and grant assistance of Rs.20 crores for the works of agriculture and rural development in Chhattisgarh. has gone. On this occasion, Agriculture Production Commissioner and Principal Secretary Agriculture of Chhattisgarh Dr. Smt. M. Geeta, Secretary to the Chief Minister Mr. Siddharth Komal Singh Pardeshi and officers of NABARD were present.
State level e-Lok Adalat for the first time in judicial history on 11 July
*More than 3 thousand parties of Chhattisgarh will join online*
State level e-Lok Adalat has been organized in Bilaspur on 11 July. This is happening for the first time in the judicial history of the country, when the Lok Adalat will be held through video conferencing, the parties and lawyers not having to come to the court. The cases will be resolved by mutual consent between the parties sitting at home.
Executive President of Chhattisgarh State Legal Services Authority Justice Prashant Mishra informed that in the e-Lok Adalat held in Chhattisgarh on July 11, More than 3 thousand cases will be heard in more than 200 benches of various districts across the state including the High Court. e-Lok Adalat will be Inaugurated by Chief Justice P.R. Ramchandra Menon at 10.30 AM in the video conferencing room of Chhattisgarh High Court. Live streaming of this program will also be done.
Justice Mishra said that money related cases like settlement cases, family cases, motor accident claims, cheque bounce cases, etc. are often resolved through Lok Adalat. When people are facing financial crisis due to Corona, Chhattisgarh High Court and State Legal Services Authority have decided to set up e-Lok Adalat for resolving such cases. E-Lok Adalat is being held in all the District Courts and Tehsil Courts along with High Court.
Justice Mishra said that the link was made available to the parties at the same time when the forms were filled for settlement through e-Lok Adalat. In e-Lok Adalat, the parties and lawyers will be able to sit in their respective homes and connect to the court by video conferencing through the given link. If the parties and lawyers have difficulty in connecting through video conferencing, then they have also been given the facility to present their case by making a WhatsApp video call. Judicial functioning has been affected across the country due to Corona Crisis. The financial condition of lawyers and parties have deteriorated. They will get relief from e-Lok Adalat. Justice Mishra said that there is eagerness about e-Lok Adalat in the whole country. If this experiment is successful, it will be continued further.
Second installment of Rs 4.17 crore released for 118 works connecting government buildings without access to paved roads
Under the Mukhyamantri Sugam Sadak Yojana launched on the initiative of Public Works Minister Mr. Tamradhwaj Sahu, the second installment of Rs 4 crore 17 lakh 30 thousand has been released for 118 works connecting the state-accessible government buildings with the paved road to the main road. . In all, Rs 9 crore 12 lakh 88 thousand has been sanctioned for 167 works in two installments.
For this, the work is proposed to connect government buildings without access to pucca road by using Rs 200 crore out of the budget allocation available to the Public Works Department in the year 2020-21. The second installment released by the Chief Engineer Office to the Chief Engineer Public Works Department Zone Raipur included Rs 2 crore 2 lakh 80 thousand for 60 works in Manpur-Mohla Assembly constituency and Rs 2 crore 14 lakh 50 thousand for 58 works in Kanker Assembly constituency. is. Construction of 16 thousand 50 meters of paved road is proposed by these works. Under the scheme, all such government schools, hospitals, colleges, Anganwadi buildings, fair price shops and other educational institutions which were not yet connected by main roads with paved roads will be added under the scheme.
Mukhyamantri Sugam Road Yojana: Rs 4.95 crore approved for 49 works in first phase
Raipur. Under the Mukhyamantri Sugam Sadak Yojana, in the first phase, approval of Rs 4 crore 95 lakh 58 thousand has been granted for connecting 49 government buildings without access to the paved road in the state. The scheme was launched on June 19 last month on the initiative of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel's foresight and the Public Works Department, Tamradhwaj Sahu.
Public Works Minister Tamradhwaj Sahu said that it will now be easy to reach all government buildings and public places of the state through the Chief Minister Sugam Road Scheme. Under this scheme, all such government schools, hospitals, colleges, Anganwadi buildings, fair price shops and other educational institutions which were not yet connected to the main roads by a paved road, will all be connected by paved and perennial routes.
1116 works worth Rs 200 crore will be done by the Public Works Department under this scheme. In the first phase, approval of Rs. 4 crore 95 lakh 58 thousand for 49 works has been issued by Chief Engineer Office to Chief Engineer Public Works Department Zone Raipur. Of these, Rs 1 crore 36 lakh 34 thousand for 19 works in Dharsinwa assembly constituency, Rs 1 crore 27 lakh 38 thousand for 11 works in Dongargarh assembly constituency, Rs 97 lakh 13 thousand for 7 works in Khairagarh assembly constituency, Pandaria assembly constituency In Madhya Pradesh, Rs 50 lakh 36 thousand has been sanctioned for 6 works, Rs 47 lakh 45 thousand for 3 works for Ahiwara assembly constituency and Rs 36 lakh 92 thousand for 3 works in Saraipali assembly constituency. About 6 thousand 833 meters of paved road is proposed.
Industrial activities in Chhattisgarh pick up the pace once again : Production begins in 80 percent of the industries
More than 1.5 lakh people getting employment
Capital investment of Rs 550 crore in 258 new units of the state
Industries were operational even during lockdown: 27 lakh metric tons of production in iron-steel industries
With the beginning of unlock, industrial activities in Chhattisgarh have quickly picked up the pace once again. While industrial production has started at an accelerated pace, employment opportunities are also being generated at a large-scale. Till date, 80% of the industrial units in the state have become operational with proper precautionary measures in the wake of COVID-19 infection.
After the corona crisis had struck, proper strategy to conduct industrial activities during lockdown was efficiently chalked out. During lockdown, production in industries of the state continued while adhering to the precautionary measures. Now with the beginning of unlock, industries have been given relaxation to some extent and production has increased subsequently.
Between March 2020 and June 2020, capital investment of nearly Rs 550 crore has been done in 258 new industrial units, providing employment opportunities for 3360 people. In this duration, iron-steel industries in state have produced 27 lakh metric tons of iron. State Government ensured operation of essential medical products and food-based industrial units even during lockdown. State Government took quick decision in view of the circumstances to provide license to distilleries for production of sanitizers along with the facility of packing material manufacturing, ensuring distribution of the same across the state. In this duration, loans worth nearly Rs 36 crore were distributed through banks for 2 thousand small and micro industrial units. Likewise, State Government released grant of Rs 103 crore to 848 industrial units. 282 industrial units were given concession in stamp duty. In this way, State Government earmarked 1300 hectare land for food park in 101 places and 200 hectare land in 15 locations have been transacted and work under food park project has started.
It is noteworthy that after lockdown was called off, Chhattisgarh has been the first state among its neighbours to start operation of industrial units. State’s major industries were operating in limited capacity even during lockdown, be it BSP, Balco or SECL mines. By the end of March, these industrial units were closed and then these were made operational from 23 April.
The Chief Minister handed over the check amount of Rs. 2.61 lakh provided by La Vista Society to the father of martyr late Mr. Kunjam
Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel handed over a check of Rs. 2 lakh 61 thousand to Mr. Eetwari Kunjam, father of martyr late Mr. Ganesh Kunjam, at his residence office here today. This cooperation amount was collected spontaneously by the citizens of La Vista Residents Welfare Society Amalidih Raipur for the welfare of the martyred late Kunjam's family. The Chief Minister appreciated the initiative and thanked the officials and citizens of La Vista Residents Welfare Society Amalidih for the support of the martyr's family. The Chief Minister said that it is our responsibility to take care of the families of the martyrs and provide them support. He described this initiative of La Vista Residents Welfare Society Amalidih as exemplary. It is worth mentioning here that on the intervening night of 15-16 June, 20 soldiers of the country were martyred in the conflict with Chinese soldiers while guarding the country's border in the Galvan Valley on the Indo-China border. Among these martyrs, Shri Ganesh Kunjam, a soldier resident of Kanker of Chhattisgarh state, also received Virgati.
On this occasion, Minister of Revenue and Disaster Management Shri Jai Singh Aggarwal, Sarvashri Inderpal Singh Juneja, Sandeep Verma, Kirti Vyas, Vikas Bajaj, Shankar Aggarwal, GS. Other citizens of La Vista Residents Welfare Society including Bambra were present.
Rajput Kshatriya Mahasabha Rehtadah handed over check of 51 thousand to the Chief Minister for helping the Corona affected
The delegation of Rajput Kshatriya Mahasabha Chhattisgarh Rehtadah paid courtesy call on Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel at his residence office here today. The delegation appreciated the efforts being made by the Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel for the prevention of corona infection in the state and helping the people affected by it, and a check of Rs 51 thousand from the General Assembly for the help of the affected people. Assigned to. Chief Minister Shri Bhupesh Baghel thanked everyone for the support money provided by Rajput Kshatriya Mahasabha Chhattisgarh Rahatadah. On this occasion, Chairman Shri Thakur Hori Singh Dowd, Treasurer Shri Thakur Taman Singh Pawar, General Secretary Shri Ashok Thakur, Vice President Shri Ajay Singh Thakur and Bajrang Singh Bais and other officials were present.
Ravindra Choubey said that people have accounted for 15 years of black print of BJP, so today in Chhattisgarh, the rule of the people with Congress is
Raipur. The public remembers everything. The public has not forgotten anything. The public still has 15 years of black print of the BJP. How Chhattisgarh witnessed scams, corruption, commissioning, farmers, unemployed suicides, big incidents of Naxalism, murder of top Congress leaders, cheating and cheating in BJP rule. The people of the state are still with everyone. And the public also has an account of Bhupesh Sarkar's 18 months of work. The public has our blue print. And the BJP is asking where the blue print that the government had prepared is. This is to say of Agriculture Minister Ravindra Chaubey.
Ravindra Choubey counted the actions and events that took place during the BJP rule for 15 years before counting the achievements of the state government in the press conference today.
Ravindra Choubey said what the forgotten Jhirmakand? Did the scams forget the misdeeds? Did you forget Sarkeguda? Forgot Meena Kalkho's rape? Did the tribals forget the girl's murder? Did Munna Bhai forget the episode? Did Munni Bai forget the episode? Did you forget the sterilization case? There have been many such cases, do BJP leaders not remember this? Did Raman Singh forget these stains during his tenure?
Choubey said that 3 thousand farmers committed suicide in the Raman government. Commissioning was done in the name of prohibition. The lands were sold in the name of MOU. Even before the farewell brought the scandal of sex CD. First answer in all these cases, then ask our government to calculate.
Godhan Nyay Yojana: Officials of Gau Gram Swavlamban Abhiyan, Chhattisgarh expressed their gratitude: greetings letter handed over to the Home Minister
Officials of Gau Gram Swavalamban Abhiyan Chhattisgarh expressed their gratitude for the decision of the Government of Chhattisgarh to purchase cow dung under the Godhan Nyaya Yojana. Swavalamban Abhiyan officials met Home Minister Shri Tamradhwaj Sahu at his Raipur residence office and handed over the greeting letter. Members of the Swavalamban Abhiyan were present on this occasion along with the patron of Bau Gram Swavlamban Abhiyan, Chhattisgarh, Shri Bisaram Yadav and the Provincial Sayojak Shri Bhubaneswar Sahu.
Transport Minister Mr. Akbar inaugurated the office of Single Regional Transport Authority in Nava Raipur
Forest and Transport Minister Mr. Mohammad Akbar inaugurated the office of the Single Regional Transport Authority at Gol Bhawan, Sector-27, Nava Raipur, Atalnagar today. Inaugurating the office, he said that this will now make it very easy for vehicle owners to do permits etc. and all the work related to it will be done easily in one office.
On this occasion, the Chairman of the Regional Transport Authority, Dr. Kamalpreet Singh said that in this office, applications related to vehicle permits of vehicle owners of all divisions of the state will now be heard and their speed will be resolved. Also, work on renovation of old permits will be done in the office here. Earlier, the vehicle owners had to go to different places for the counter sign and there was a delay in work. All these tasks will be done easily now. On this occasion, Secretary of Regional Transport Authority, Mr. T.R. Other departmental officers including Packra were present.