Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel was weighed in ‘Til
Chief Minister said that no hut will be shifted or demolished. He assured the gathering that clean drinking water will be supplied in all the areas and extra land will be allocated to the Government College. The District Collector had been ordered to provide the land as early as possible. The State Government had been taking decisions keeping in mind interests of all sections of the society. The farmers’ loans had been waived and Minimum Support Price (MSP) for paddy had been fixed at Rs 2, 500 a quintal. The State Government will fulfill all the promises of ‘jan goshna Patra’ (people’s manifesto). Property Tax and electricity bill had been reduced to half. He appealed to the citizens to pay Property Tax and Electricity Bill.
Mr. Bupesh Baghel said that prohibition will be imposed in phases. Liquor is a social evil. The society should also come forward for banning alcohol. There is a need for creating awareness among the masses. Opinion of all sections of the society will be elicited. A study team will be dispatched to the States where prohibition is in force. Mr. Baghel said that S.I.T. teams will probe ‘Jheerum’ incident and ‘PDS’ scam. Registration of five decimal plots had been started. F.I.Rs filed against chit fund companies will be withdrawn. The money of the working classes will be returned to them. Dr. Shiv Daharia said that the Government belonged to the native Chhattisgarhias. The authorities will focus on all-round development. Large number of citizens, corporators and people’s representatives were also present.