Chandel: Union Minister of state for Power & Heavy Industries Krishnan Pal Gurjar Wednesday held a review meeting of various developmental projects/schemes, under the government of India, which are being implemented in Chandel district at the conference Hall, DC Office Chandel.
Speaking on the occasion the Union Minister said that under the leadership of the Prime Minister, with the objective of bringing development in underdeveloped areas of the country, the central government had identified around 144 most underdeveloped districts in the country and of which Chandel is one of them.
In all of these districts, special emphasis is being given to the proper implementation of all the developmental projects and schemes in all the sectors like Health, Education, Sports, Infrastructure, Electricity, Drinking water, etc. These areas are at par with the other developed district.
He expressed his happiness that the District administration Chandel had done a good job and is working towards achieving the targets set by the central Government. He said that lot more is left to be done in the district and the central government is ready to provide all the necessary resources for it.
During the meeting, the Minister inquired about the implementation status of various schemes like Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY, availability of medicines etc. He emphasized the need of skill development for the youths. He also asked for the five most important issues which need to be taken care of.
In Wednesday’s meeting Deputy Commissioner, Chandel , Rajkumar Mayangalmbam made a powerpoint presentation regarding the ongoing projects in the district. Different District Level Officers also interacted with the Minister during the meeting. As part of his visit the Hon’ble Minister also interacted with different SHGs of the District.
The meeting was attended by the SP Chandel, Mahesh Naraian; ADC,Chandel, Md.FirojKhan; SDOs, DLOs and other officials of the district.