Bhupesh Baghel has said that the Corona crisis has affected the economy of the entire country, but during the entire Corona period, there was neither lack of employment nor bread in Chhattisgarh. The economy of Chhattisgarh remained strong and dynamic even during this challenging time due to the schemes of the state government. Priority work is being done for the welfare of farmers and forest dwellers in the state. Schemes like Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana, Suraji Gaon Yojana, Godhan Nyay have been started. Through these schemes, farmers, women and villagers are getting employment in the villages itself.
Chief Minister Mr. Baghel was addressing the program after inaugurating various construction works costing about Rs. 592 crore in Raigad and Jashpur districts and performing Bhoomi Pujan in a virtual program organized at his residence office today. These include construction and development works worth Rs 308 crore 31 lakh in Raigad district and Rs 283 crore 70 lakh in Jashpur district. On this occasion, Home Minister Shri Tamradhwaj Sahu, Agriculture Minister Shri Ravindra Choubey, School Education Minister Dr. Premsai Singh Tekam, Food Minister Shri Amarjit Bhagat, Public Health Engineering Minister Shri Guru Rudra Kumar, Urban Administration and Development Minister Dr. Shivkumar Dahria, Chief Minister K. Additional Chief Secretary Shri Subrata Sahu was present. Higher Education Minister Shri Umesh Patel from Raigad, MLA Shri Prakash Nayak and Parliamentary Secretary from Jashpur Shri U.D. Minj, MLA Shri Vinay Kumar Bhagat, Shri Laljit Singh Rathia joined the program. On this occasion, the Chief Minister discussed with the beneficiaries of various schemes in both the districts and inquired about the benefits of the scheme from them.