To promote development in Bundelkhand, more budgetary allocations would be made
Chief Minister distributes certificates of Samajwadi Pension Scheme to 1,000 beneficiaries in Jalaun
A bridge would be built over Yamuna river at Pal Sairaini to connect Auraiyya, Etawah, Kanpur to Jalaun
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mr. Akhilesh Yadav gave certificates to 1,000 beneficiaries under various Samajwadi Pension Scheme, Rs. 5-5 lakh cheques to next of kin of 63 farmers under the Farmer Insurance Scheme, laptops to 278 meritorious students and free cycle to 250 labourers today and said that the Samajwadi government works for welfare of all sections of the society, without any bias or prejudice.
The Chief Minister further said that more budgetary allocations would be made to ensure comprehensive development of Bundelkhand. To meet this target, he pointed out, such schemes would be devised that the area is also developed and the people of the region also accrue economic benefits. In the next financial year, Mr. Yadav said more funds would be earmarked for improvements of road in Bundelkhand.
Mr. Yadav also pointed out that the solar plant coming up in Jalaun would be completed by the end of 2015 or at the beginning of 2016, which will ensure adequate power for the people. For benefit of the people, a bridge would be built over Yamuna river at Pal Sairaini which will link Auraiyya, Etawah and Kanpur. The Chief Minister said it was the Samajwadi government which had established a Government Medical College in Jalaun (Orai) and MBBS classes have been started where Ist and IInd year classes are currently been run.
The Chief Minister said the state government had rolled out the Samajwadi Pension Scheme for welfare of 40 lakh poor families under which beneficiaries will get Rs. 500 per month and this scheme was fully being run by resources of the state government, which is a first in the entire country. He also stated that all healthcare facilities in government hospitals now are free and the ‘108’ Samajwadi Health Scheme and ‘102’ National Ambulance Service is being run for the benefit of the people in need of emergency ambulance service.
Referring to efforts of the state government to create more jobs the Chief Minister said that orders have been issued to fill all vacancies and prompt follow up is being done with regards to this. Not only this, he said, youth are being given employment oriented training under the skill development mission. The common man’s vehicle bicycle has also been made cheaper.
Mr. Yadav said that in the past three years the state government has worked to give a new direction to the state and said that a conducive environment in the state which has ensured that that industrialists from other state are also investing in the state. To improve power situation in the state, new sub-stations are being established at many places in the state.
Earlier, the Chief Minister unveiled the statue of Former Agriculture Minister late Chowdhary Shankar Singh. Mr. Yadav said that Chowdhary Saheb was an able leader, honest and a person who would keep his promises, who had undertaken many people oriented works. Chaudhary Shankar Singh was a close friend of Mr. Mulayam Singh Yadav. Special invitee Mr. Udai Pratap Singh, working chairman of the Hindi Sansthan also spoke on the occasion. Also present were public representatives and senior officials of the district administration.
मुख्यमंत्री अखिलेश यादव ने कहा कि 24 फरवरी को पेश होने वाले बजट सत्र में बुन्देलखंड के पिछड़ापन और गरीबी को देखते हुए विशेष मदद दी जाएगी। जिससे यहां की गरीबी और पिछड़ापन को दूर किया जा सके। इसके साथ ही मुख्यमंत्री ने कहा कि बुन्देलखंड के पिछड़ेपन के लिए पूर्ववर्ती सरकारें दोषी हैं, जिन्होंने बुन्देलखंड पर ध्यान नहीं दिया।
गुरुवार को बाबई में पूर्व कृषि मंत्री स्वर्गीय शंकर सिंह की प्रतिमा के अनावरण समारोह में आए मुख्यमंत्री अखिलेश यादव ने कहा कि भाजपा को उत्तर प्रदेश की जनता असली सबक सिखाएगी, क्योंकि सपा सरकार प्रदेश को नई दिशा देने का काम कर रही है और युवाओं को स्वरोजगार के क्षेत्र में प्रशिक्षण देकर उन्हें रोजगार उपलब्ध करा रही है, वह बिजली संकट से निपटने के लिए सोलर प्लांट लगा रहे हैं। महोबा के झांसी और जालौन में भी सोलर प्लांट लगाया जाएगा। जिससे बिजली संकट से निपटा जा सके। इसके साथ ही सीएम ने कहा कि 24 घंटे बिजली देने का वादा करने वाले भाजपाई सिर्फ बातें कर रहे हैं, जबकि सच्चाई यह है कि 100 फीसद मीटर लगने के बाद ही 24 घंटे बिजली उपलब्ध कराई जा सकती है। इसके साथ ही मुख्यमंत्री ने पूर्व मंत्री स्वर्गीय शंकर सिंह को याद करते हुए कहा कि वह पार्टी के प्रति वफादार थे और सदैव समाजवादी विचारधारा से जुड़े रहे। इससे पहले मुख्यमंत्री ने मंच से दस मेधावियों को लैपटाप, दस श्रमिकों को साइकिल की चाबी, समाजवादी पेंशन योजना के दस पात्रों को पासबुक और कृषक दुर्घटना बीमा योजना के तहत दस आश्रितों को चेक प्रदान किए।