MP’s 61st Foundation Day to be celebrated with pride and grandeur
Vikas Yatras to be taken in all districts from November 1 to 30
Team of ministers and senior officers to make ceremony outline
Bhopal, October 1, 2017 (Muslim Saleem): The 61st Foundation Day of Madhya Pradesh will be celebrated this year with pride and grandeur. The future of Madhya Pradesh and the roadmap of development will be presented before the citizens. Programmes based on Madhya Pradesh Vikas Yatra will be organized in all the districts. Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan issued instructions to all ministers and departmental heads to determine activities of their respective departments and prepare the roadmap of development. Mr. Chouhan issued directions to keep Madhya Pradesh clean, free of corruption, terrorism and poverty on the 61st foundation day of the state and determine priorities on the basis of these resolutions. He instructed to focus on women empowerment, quality education, simple trade, drinking water, power in every house, doubling farmers’ income, bovine protection, cashless transaction etc. He told to form a team of senior officers and the Cabinet members for each area. These teams will prepare the map and strategy for development of particular areas. Giving instructions to complete entire roadmap by October 15, Mr. Chouhan told to include the best efforts and processes adopted by other states in the country. This entire roadmap will be then presented before the Cabinet on October 17 and after giving final shape to it, it will be dedicated to the public on November 1 on the foundation day of the state. Mr. Chouhan said that the foundation day of Madhya Pradesh should become a public movement and not be restricted to a one-day activity or formality. Every citizen should be connected to it. The celebration of the foundation ceremony will go on for a week.
For this a team led by Finance Minister Mr. Jayant Malaiya, Women and Child Development Minister Mrs. Archana Chitnis, Revenue Minister Mr. Umashankar Gupta and School Education Minister Kunwar Vijay Shah will be constituted. A joint team comprising Additional Chief Secretary Higher Education, Mr. B.R. Naidu, Principal Secretary Culture Mr. Manoj Shrivastava and Principal Secretary School Education Mrs. Dipti Gaud Mukherji has also been constituted to assist the ministerial team.
CM Mr. Chouhan said that on the coming October 12, which happens to be Late Rajmata Scindia’s birth anniversary, Ladli Lakshmi Sammelan will be organized in the entire state. Mr. Chouhan instructed all ministers and senior officials to take part in the sammelans being organized in the districts to double the income of farmers. These sammelans are going on since September 15 and will continue till October 15. He said that the officials and ministers should take part in these sammelans between October 7 and 15 at least once.