Shimla: 15 october 2019-Jai Ram Thakur said that the state government is giving top priority to the development of Sirmaur district and in the present tenure, Rs 133 crore has been spent on development works in Pachhad assembly constituency by the Public Works Department itself. He said that under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana, the village is being connected to the roads by spending Rs. 57 crore. Apart from this, works worth about Rs 46 crore are being done under NABARD. About 32 crore rupees are being spent on the construction of buildings.
The Chief Minister said that Rs 46 crore has been sanctioned for the Chhaila-Neripul-Yashwant Nagar road line of the area. He said that 50 to 100 beds have been made to the civil hospital in Rajgarh. He said that the state government is committed to reach the development in the panchhad.
Jai Ram Thakur said that Congress leaders are unable to digest the development going on in the state and region. He said that he is asking about the development of the Pachhad, who have represented here for a long time. He said that he should really ask him what he did for so long that even today the backward is backward.
The Chief Minister said that the State Road Transport Corporation sub-depot is open in Rajgarh only during the present tenure of the State Government. He said that every possible effort is being made to get Scheduled Caste status to the Hati community in the area. He said that the present Home Minister in the Central Government Shri Amit Shah has been again given full information about the matter and he has assured that the public sentiments of the area will be respected.
Jai Ram Thakur said that with the change of power in the state, there has also been a change in working style. He said that the state government is focusing on strengthening the foundation of development by abandoning the spirit of revenge. He said that during his twenty-two-year tenure, such innovative efforts have been made which have emerged as a support for the common people. He said that in his first decision, respecting the elders, the social security pension was reduced from 80 years to 70 years.
The Chief Minister said that Jan Manch was started to solve problems. So far, in this new endeavor of its kind, more than 40,000 problems have been solved on the spot. He said that recently Chief Minister Helpline has been started, due to which complaints are being registered on 1100 numbers from home, on the phone itself and quick resolution is also being done.
Jai Ram Thakur said that while 22 lakh people of the state benefited from the ambitious Ayushman Bharat Yojana of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, the State Government started the snow care scheme for the benefit of the people of the state. He said that more than 40,000 people have been treated so far under the Himcare scheme, while Himachal Grihini Suvidha Yojana has benefitted more than one lakh thirty thousand families so far.
The Chief Minister said that under the strong leadership of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, India's reputation has increased in the world today and the whole world is looking at India with hopeful eyes.
On this occasion, hundreds of people left the Congress and joined the BJP.