Bhilai, Sep 13: State government is ensuring tap connection in each house of every village. Pure drinking water is one of the top priorities. The state government is working in the direction that every household in every village should have a tap connection. In the village Basin, tap connections are being provided to 342 houses at a cost of Rs 63 lakh, said PHE Minister Guru Rudra Kumar while addressing a gathering at village Basin. He congratulated the local representatives and departmental officers for this achievement. Public Health Engineering Minister Shri Guru Rudra Kumar was addressing the inauguration function in Basin.
The Minister said that the government has introduced many schemes for rural development. A new model of rural development has been created through the Narva-Garva-Ghuruwa-Bari scheme, on which effective work is being done. A lot of facilities have been provided for farming. Great relief has been given to the farmers through loan waiver and through Rajiv Kisan Nyay Yojana. These initiatives have made the people return back to farming. The record paddy production is the result of the government’s agriculture-friendly schemes. The farmers are not only getting the benefit of Nyay schemes, but the landless labourers are also getting the benefits. The government is working towards economic prosperity in tribal areas by giving a fair price for the promotion of forest produce as well as tendu leaves. Along with agriculture, the government is also working in the direction of employment generation. The benefits of a prosperous rural economy are also visible in the urban economy.
Guru Rudra Kumar said that through Swami Atmanand Government English Medium Schools, the state government has ensured a strong system of English education. Earlier people had to pay a high amount as tuition fees in private schools. To provide quality English education, the government English medium schools have been opened. Along with this, Swami Atmanand Model Hindi Medium Schools are also being established.
On this occasion, the Minister inaugurated several development projects. Along with this, he announced to conduct repairs work in the school premises and also made an announcement for a new building. District Panchayat President Shalini Yadav was also present on the occasion. She said that the policy has been continuously prepared by the government according to the needs of the villagers and it is being implemented in a better manner by the administrative staff. The collective efforts have brought prosperity to the people of Chhattisgarh.