Bhopal, May 21, 2017 (Ataullah Faizan): Late Mr. Dave will be always remembered for the work he has done for environment conservation. Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan was speaking during a condolence meeting organized at the Narmada-Tawa Sangam bank after the funeral of Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Forest and Environment Late Mr. Anil Madhav Dave. He had immense faith in Maa Narmada. The Nadi Mahotsav started by him will continue to be organized on Narmada-Tawa Sangam like before. Chief Minister Mr. Chouhan said that we will move the mission left incomplete by Late Mr. Dave. Crores of people will plant saplings on the banks of Narmada river on July 2 from Amarkantak to Badwani and take up the responsibility of protecting them. Intensive tree plantation will be a perfect tribute to Late Mr. Dave in the true sense of the word. Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi’s condolence message was read out by Union Minister for Science and Technology Mr. Harshvardhan. Paying tributes to Late Mr. Dave in his message, Mr. Modi said Late Mr. Dave was an ideal environmentalist, able administrator and ideal Swayam Sevak. Union Water Resources Minister Miss Uma Bharti said that just like diamond is small in size but big in value, Late Mr. Anil Madhav Dave’s life, though short but was a fruitful one. He said that maximum number of saplings would be planted on July 6 in the state and the country, the Late Mr. Anil Madhav Dave’s birthday. He said constructive work towards river and environment conservation will be the perfect tribute to Late Mr. Dave.
Paying tributes to Late Mr. Dave, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mr. Anant Kumar said that he had immense will power. In the area of election management, Late Mr. Dave was the best strategist and called himself Narmada Putra (son of Narmada) and trees as his waris (heirs). Sah Karyavahak of Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh Mr. Suresh Soni said that Late Mr. Dave’s life was not only a success but also very significant. He termed Late Mr. Dave a nature lover and environmentalist.
RSS Sarkaryavahak Mr. Bhaiyya Ji Joshi, in his tribute said that Late Mr. Dave spent his entire life in the service of the country. There was transparency in his work style. He lived a very simple life. BJP National Organising Secretary and Madhya Pradesh in charge Mr. Ramlal, in his tribute said, the party organization could trust him with responsibility as Late Mr. Dave fulfilled the responsibilities with full dedication. Earlier Mr. Vinay Sahasrabudhdhe read out the message of Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh Sarsanghchalak Mr. Mohan Bhagwat.