Raipur: In compliance with an instruction of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, all the departments of the state government, government undertakings and municipal corporations have been asked to compulsorily purchase the products of Chhattisgarh Herbals brand with discounts as per their requirement. Chief Secretary Amitabh Jain has written letter to all the departments of the state, Chairman Revenue Board, Bilaspur, Heads of Departments, Collectors and Public Undertakings to this effect. 10 per cent discount is being offered on MRP of Chhattisgarh Herbal Brand products.
It is worthwhile to mention, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has directed that the processed herbal products are being sold in the name of Chhattisgarh Herbals through various Sanjeevani centers under Chhattisgarh State Minor Forest Produce Association and it should be compulsorily purchased as per the requirement of the departments.
Such ingredients are sold by all government organisations as per defined rules of the state government. The concerned departmental officers have been directed to ensure strict compliance of the order.