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Sunday, 26-May-2019

Deendayal Thali

MP Chief Minister launches scheme at Rs 5 for the poor

A ‘Deendayal Thali’ scheme will be launched from April this year for the poor in selected cities of Madhya Pradesh. This was announced by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. As per the scheme, the poor will get tasty plateful meals at the rate of Rs. 5 per head.
CM also announced that a new law to give every citizen housing facility would be legislated to help the houseless and landless poor get housing facility. By 2018, at least 5 lakh housing units in urban areas and 8 lakh houses in rural areas would be constructed.
He said state government had been able to build a strong relationship between people and the government machinery.  Constitutional institutions had been strengthened. In the last 5 years, the state GDP had gone up by more than 10 percent.
Talking about activities of Department of Happiness he said that state witnessed Anandam from January 14 to 21 in rural areas during which people enjoyed rural sports at around 7500 places. Similarly, he said, ‘Anand sabha’ will be held at educational institutions and ‘Alp Viram’ program at government offices.  Anandam program was about the joy of helping the needy.