Government committed to connect villages with roads: CM*
Chief Minister, Shri Virbhadra Singh while addressing a public meeting at
Bhojnagar in Solan district after laying the foundation stone of science
lab of GSSS Bhojnagar which is to be completed with an estimated cost of
Rs. 82.37 lakh, said that he came to this place many years before when
there were no roads in the area and now he feel elated to see the road
connectivity in this interior region.
The Chief Minister said that the roads were the lifeline of any area and
contributes to the development of the Nation. He said that when Himachal
Pradesh was formed, there were few hundred kilometers of roads and today
there was a wide road network of as many as 34000 kilometer and my
government was committed to connect every nook and corner of the State with
The Chief Minister announced sanctions for construction of Link roads from
Joharji Mallah to Kiarua, from Joharji Mallah to Jandori and from narikala
to Halda and directed the PWD authorities to undertake survey of these
He announced inauguration of PHC Pratha and sanctioned Health Centre for
Nabho besides constructing Primary School building at Tarol.
Later the Chief Minister while addressing the gathering at Dharampur
announced inauguration of Primary Health Centre (PHC) Deothi and starting
of PHC at Pattabrauri in the district.
He also announced up-gradation of GHS Dagshai, GHS Subathu (Girls) and GHS
Haripur to plus two besides announcing up-gradation of Government Middle
School Rori and Ganol to High school.
Vice-Chairman Khadi Board, Sh Ramesh Chauhan welcomed and honoured the
Chief Minister and raised the local demands of the people of the area.
Industries Minister Shri Mukesh Agnihotri, Urban Development Minister Shri
Sudhir Sharma, Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Col Dr. Dhani Ram
Shandil, Chairman, HP Building & Other Construction Workers Welfare Board,
Bawa Hardeep Singh, Chairman APMC Sh Ramesh Thakur, Vice-Chairman Planning
Board, Sh Gangu Ram Musafir, District Congress Committee President, Sh.
Rahul Thakur, Ex-Minister, Sh Raghu Raj, Ex MLA Major Krishna Mohini,
General Secretary, State Congress Committee, Sh Vinod Sultanpuri, Chairman
Jogindera Bank, Sh Mohan Mehta, Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Madan Chauhan, SP
Sh Ramesh Chhajta were also present on the occasion among senior officers
of the district administration.