It is necessary to work fast to revive the river basins: Shri Bhupesh Baghel

It is necessary to work fast to revive the river basins: Shri Bhupesh Baghel

Renovations of newly built 'Shivnath' building of Water Resources Department


Chief Minister Shri Bhupesh Baghel today unveiled the newly constructed Chief Engineer's Office, 'Shivnath', at the cost of Rs 30 crore at Sector 19 Capital Complex at Atal Nagar, New Raipur.

In the program, the Chief Minister recalled the contribution of late Pandit Shyamacharan Shukla and late Bisahu Das Mahant in the field of irrigation in the state. He said that these great men have made tireless efforts to expand irrigation facilities in the state. In front of the Water Resources Department, there is a challenge to meet the water requirement for drinking water, irrigation and industrial areas at the present time. He said that special attention will be given for the problem of silting and repair of canals in the big dams of the state and the farmers will get full benefit of irrigation schemes.

     The Chief Minister emphasized on the need and importance of small irrigation schemes, especially in the construction of minor irrigation structures, to focus on geographical and technical aspects, so that farmers can get maximum benefit from the structured structures. He said that the construction of small irrigation projects can be avoided by many constraints. He said that excessive exploitation of ground water is showing a decrease in water level. At such times, there is a need to work fast in the direction of reviving the river basins.

         Speaker of the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Charandas Mahant said that the farmers of Anandpur have been kept in the highest priority in the agriculture state of Chhattisgarh. Efforts are being made to increase the prosperity and income of farmers through state government schemes. Increasing the area of ​​irrigation will increase the crop production, thereby increasing the prosperity of the Ananda farmers. He said that we have dreamed of 'Garbhabo Nava Chhattisgarh' and work is being done to bring happiness and prosperity in the life of the donor.

    Water Resources Minister Shri Ravindra Choubey while congratulating and greeting the newly constructed building said that development of irrigation capacity in the state is essential for the prosperity of the farmers. Efforts are being made by the government to increase the prosperity of the farmers by doing good work for agriculture and irrigation. The program was also addressed by the Home Minister, Shri Tamrampraj Sahu and MLA Shri Dhanendra Sahu. On this occasion, the Minister of Forests, Shri Mohammad Akbar, Home Minister, Shri T. Chandrabhuj Sahu, Revenue Minister, Mr. Jaysingh Agarwal, Urban Administration Minister, Mr. Shiv Kumar Daharia, Rajya Sabha MP, Smt. Shadow Verma, Public Representative, Secretary Water Resources Mr. Avinash Champawat and Chief Engineer Mr. H.R. Department officials and staff were present along with the cottage.


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