Raipur : Chief Minister shared sweets with laborers in Risaali, interacted affectionately and distributed shawls
Home Minister Mr. Tamradhwaj Sahu also reached Risaali and served sweets to the labourers
Raipur, 1 January 2021
Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel celebrated the first morning of New Year 2021 by sharing sweets with the labourers at Chawdi. Labourers were overjoyed to see Chief Minister with them. Chief Minister shared sweets with them and gifted them shawls with hearty New Year greetings.
On the occasion, Chief Minister said that labourers have shaped Chhattisgarh with their hard work. The heights of development we see in the state today, its foundation was laid by the ‘shramveers’. Chief Minister said that Year 2020 came with major challenges due to corona. Many of our labourers were stranded in other states. We ensured that our fellow citizens labourers got help. We coordinated with other states and made arrangements for their safe return, quarantine, and treatment. I am happy that we could help not only the labourers of Chhattisgarh but also those of other states who were stranded in Chhattisgarh. They were provided food and transport facility. Chief Minister said that ‘shramveer’ are our strength. It is due to the participation of labourers, we managed to take the development of state to a new heights.
Chief Minister said that through various schemes of the Labor Department, we are working for the welfare of labourers. Foundation of state's development is strong because of the participation and contribution of farmers and workers. It is our top priority to take care of their interests and to work for their economic growth opportunities. He said that English Medium School Scheme was started to ensure that children of laborers also have access to English medium education. So far 52 schools have been opened. This year 100 schools will be started. Mobile clinics, Dai Didi clinics have been commenced for healthcare. On this occasion, Home Minister Mr. Tamradhwaj Sahu, Bhilai MLA Shri Devendra Yadav also address the labourers at Chaavdi. Labourers and daily wagers were overjoyed to have Chief Minister among them. On this occasion Bhilai MLA and Mayor Shri Devendra Yadav, former MLA Smt Pratima Chandrakar and other public representatives were present. Meanwhile, former Divisional Commissioner Mr. TC Mahawar, IG Mr. Vivekananda Sinha, Collector Dr. Sarveshwar Narendra Bhure, SP Mr. Prashant Thakur and other officers were also present.