Raipur: Health and
Rural Development Minister addressed three important public meetings on day two
of election campaigning for Khairagarh by-polls.
He inspected the
arrangements of the district hospital and also planted saplings on the occasion
of World Health Day. He also presented ‘Mahtari’ kits to the pregnant mothers
and interacted with them about the facilities being provided in the hospital. Deo
also offered prayers to Maa Shakti at Maa
Shakti Mandir, in Biranpur Shaktighat and observed rural development works in
Following this, the
minister reached Salhewara where he addressed the public meeting and appealed
to vote in favor of Congress candidate Yashoda Verma. Addressing a public
meeting, he said that according to the intention of Rahul Gandhi, the Congress
party prepared a public manifesto after taking suggestions from the people of
the state. Important decisions including farmers’ loan waiver and purchasing
paddy at support price were taken within 10 days of formation of Congress
government. We have kept our promises made to people. Today, the Congress
government in the state is not only providing all-round development but also
financial support to the people of the state.
In this programme,
Khujji MLA Chhani Sahu, Keshkal MLA Santram Netam, Youth Congress State
President Koko Padhi, Congress State Secretary Pankaj Singh, Zila Panchayat
member and other officials were present.