Meeting of the Council of Ministers held here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh

Raipur :A number of important decisions were taken in the Council of Ministers held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh in the meeting held here today, as follows:
*It was decided to celebrate the Tandupta Bonus Tihar from December 2 to December 11 in the Council of Ministers meeting. Under this, a bonus of Rs 270 crore will be distributed to 14 lakh Tendupta collectors of the state. Tendupatta bonus will be organized in 14 districts of District and Development Headquarters in Tihar, in which the Chief Minister along with the in-charge of the respective districts, the Minister of Forest, the Minister of Adi Jatiya Kalyan will be present.
Tandupata Bonus Tihar will be started from Bijapur on December 2. After that on December 2, Keshakal (Dhanaura) of Kondagaon, Chhindgarh of Sukma district and Mohan of Rajnandgaon district on Dec. 3, Antagarh of Kanker district on 4th December, Shankargarh in Balrampur district on 5th December, Manpur of Garia Bandh district on 6th December.
On 7th December, in Bordla and Rajnandgaon district Salvewara of Kabirdham district, on December 8, in Marwahi and Raigad district of Bilaspur district, Khallari of Mahasamund district on 9th December, Sonhat of Korea district on December 10th and Kotwas of Pathalgaon Vikaskhand of Jashpur district on December 11 In the Tandupta bonus will be distributed.
*After the completion of 14 years on December 12, the state government decided to organize programs in all the district headquarters including Raipur. In these programs, the Minister in charge of the respective district will release the booklet based on District Handbook, Jananan and achievements of 14 years and inform the achievements of the State Government for fourteen years. On this occasion, a public exhibition will be organized by the Public Relations Department on all district headquarters, which will be inaugurated by the Minister in charge.
*It was decided to celebrate energy festival from 12th December in the meeting. In this, programs will be organized at district level and development level. In the presence of public representatives, 24 hour power supply, 33/11 KV and high-speed power stations will be given, under the good luck scheme, free electricity connections to poor families and ordinary households will be given electricity connections on monthly installment of Rs. 50. With this, developmental villages and villagers who pay 100 percent electricity bill will be rewarded.
*Chhattisgarh State Marketing Association has been decided to increase the amount provided by the State Government to the extent of one thousand crore credit limit provided by the State Bank of India for the procurement of foodgrains up to December 28, 2018.