CM Baghel had a meal at Bahadur Sidar’s house on the occasion of Nuakhai
Raipur: Under the statewide Bhent-Mulaqat Abhiyan, chief minister Bhupesh Baghel visited the village Loeing under Raigarh assembly constituency today afternoon.
After performing customary rituals at Bhagwan Shri Jagannath Swami Temple, Baghel visited Farmer Bahadur Sidar’s house and joined him for a meal. Known for his simplicity and grace, Baghel had an affectionate interaction with Bahadur Sidar and his family. He was served six kinds of vegetables- Letha Khatai, Matar Paneer, Badi Tamatar, Bhindi, Mix Veg and Makhana Bhaji, along with rice and dal.
Meanwhile, Letha Khatai is a special dish of the Kolta community. This dish is an important part of every special festival, feast and social programmes. Before the meal, Bahadur Sidar had welcomed Baghel with ‘shreephal’ (coconut) at the entrance of his house.