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History to be created in M.P. on July 2- Shivraj Singh Chouhan

28 Jun 2017
History to be created in M.P. on July 2- Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that a history of plantation sapling on a massive scale will be created in the state on July 2. With public cooperation, over 6 crore saplings will be planted on Narmada basin. Preparations on war footing are being made for the plantation. CM Chouhan reviewed the preparations for this ambitious public campaign through video conferencing.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan mentioned that this public movement will be transformed into a Jan-Mahotsav. Participation of social, religious, cultural, political and all the organisations besides farmers, businessmen, students, government employees and others will be ensured. Sufficient arrangements for pits and people will be made.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan further stated that a major resolve of Narmada Seva Mission will be fulfilled by this significant campaign. This is a Maha-Yagya to save the environment. Innovative experiments should be conducted to link public organizations and people to this campaign. Every district will achieve its target. He also issued directives for safety and care of plants after the plantation. He said that saplings should reach destinations and registration of people for this should be maximised for cooperation.

CM Chouhan expressed pleasure and satisfaction over innovations undertaken in the districts to maximise people’s participation and for plantation’s preparations. He said that he himself will take part in the plantation at Amarkantak, Jabalpur and Khandwa districts. CM Chouhan further mentioned that inauguration of plantation Mahaabhiyan should be carried out by garlanding picture of Maa Narmada and recitation of Narmada Song. Participation of public organizations, people and public representatives should be ensured in the campaign. He apprised himself about the availability of saplings, pits’ status and people’s participation from each district collector.

Minister for Forest Dr. Gourishankar Shejwar, Minister for Public Works Shri Rampal Singh, Chief Secretary Shri B.P. Singh, officers beside MPs, MLAs and public representatives were present during the review.