The Chief Minister, Mr. Bhupesh Baghel, today handed over 196 different development works to the district at a cost of Rs. Of these, the Chief Minister inaugurated 94 works costing Rs 655 crore 77 lakh and 102 works costing Rs 137 crore. On this occasion, Food Minister Mr. Amarjeet Bhagat, Higher Education Minister Mr. Umesh Patel, Chairman of Central Region Tribal Development Authority Mr. Laljit Singh Rathia, Deputy Chairman of Scheduled Caste Development Authority, Mrs. North Ganpat Jangade, Chairman of Chhattisgarh Mineral Development Corporation Mr. Girish Dewangan, MLA Jashpur Mr. Vinay Bhagat, Raigarh MLA Mr. Prakash Naik, Lailunga MLA Mr. Chakradhar Sidar and many public representatives including a large number of prominent citizens were present.
Mr. Baghel undertook the work of installation of 1 thousand solar irrigation pumps under the Solar Sujala scheme at a cost of Rs 28.60 crore in Jashpur district, 150 solar irrigation pumps to be installed for drinking water in Gothans and pastures at a cost of Rs 4.96 crore, 6.66 crore Under the Jeevan Jeevan Mission at a cost of Rs, 45 solar dual pumps and tank installation works were also performed.
Among the works which Mr. Baghel performed Bhumi Pujan, 23 development works costing Rs 217 crore 41 lakh in Kunkuri area of Jashpur district, 23 works costing Rs 164 crore 41 lakh in Pathalgaon area and Rs 273 crore 95 lakh in Jashpur area. The cost includes 48 functions.
Among the works performed by the Chief Minister in Jashpur, upgradation work of 29.40 km long Kunkuri-Tapakara road at a cost of Rs 83.45 crore, upgradation and renovation work of 26.60 km garden-Kamarima-Sanna road at a cost of Rs 75 crore, 28.06 crore Upgradation work of 10 km long Charaidad-Udyan road at a cost of Rs. 15, Batikeela-Samadura road construction work at a cost of Rs. 15.16 crores, Upgradation and renovation of 9.20 km long Ludeg-Tapakra-Lavakera road at a cost of Rs. Work, construction of 21 km long Mahadevand to Bimra road at a cost of 14.97 crores, EB Annicut scheme at a cost of 8.92 crores, upgrading and renovation of 10 km long Jashpur-Aasta-Kusmi road in Jashpur area at a cost of Rs 18.27 crores. Functions are included.