Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh dedicated and laid foundation stones of around 31 projects in different parts of the State from Dalhousie (Chamba), Solan, Doon, Nalagarh, Manali, Kullu, Shahpur, Pachhad, Kasumpti, Una, Lahaul-Spiti, to Seraj constituencies through video-conferencing from here today. Chief Minister laid foundation stones of Government Colleges, Narag and Pajhota at Phati Patel in Pachhad area of Sirmaur district, Government Colleges, Telka and Bhalei in Dalhousie constituency of district Chamba, Government College, Kaza in district Lahaul-Spiti and Government College, Thachi in district Mandi. Initially, a provision of rupees five crore each has been made for starting these colleges.Shri Virbhadra Singh also inaugurated Health Sub Centre, Dublu in Junga area of Shimla district constructed at a cost of Rs. 30.21 lakh and a bridge across Samli khad on Dhamechi- Bhad road in Kasumpti constituency completed at an outlay of Rs. 65 lakh.
He also laid online foundation stone of Lift Irrigation Scheme, (LIS) Badgala to cost Rs. 1.08 crore, laid foundation stone of LIS, Bhalag Bharn to be completed with an outlay of Rs. 76.58 lakh, laid foundation stone of LIS, Dhanaach-Chukhriya to be constructed at a cost of Rs.1.25 crore, laid foundation of LIS, Redi Gusaan on which Rs.1.23 crore will be spent, laid foundation stone of LIS, Koti-Badhog to be completed at a cost of rupees one crore and laid foundation stone of LIS Dharoti to cost Rs. 54 lakh in Rajgarh area of Sirmaur district.Chief Minister dedicated Lift Drinking Water Supply (LDWS) Kimbawala-Bagguwala completed with an outlay of Rs. 41.34 lakh, inaugurated LDWS Goyala Panar on which Rs. 7.78 crore was spent, dedicated LDWS Chanalmajara constructed at a cost of Rs. 69 lakh, dedicated LDWS Malkumajara completed with an outlay of Rs. 60 lakh, inaugurated Primary Health Centre, Kuthar building constructed at a cost of Rs.1.27 crore and dedicated police residential colony, Kuthar completed with an outlay of Rs. 65 lakh in Doon area and laid foundation stone of building of Industrial Training Institute for Women, Nalagarh to be completed with an outlay of Rs. 1.50 crore in Solan district.
He laid foundation stone of Appropriate Technical Centre Rait to be completed at a cost of rupees one crore and laid foundation stone of Dhomaal kuhal to be constructed at a cost of Rs. 2.40 crore in Shahpur area of Kangra district. This scheme, on completion, will benefit population of about 10,000 persons of nine panchayats.Chief Minister announced opening of Sub Tehsil office at Mehatpur Basdehda in Una district.
Shri Virbhadra Singh also inaugurated building of veterinary dispensary, Jagatsukh on which Rs. 20 lakh was spent, dedicated Rs. 40 lakh building of Government High School, Sachani, inaugurated additional accommodation of Government Senior Secondary School, Tharaash completed at a cost of Rs. 22 lakh and inaugurated building of fire centre, Manali constructed with an outlay of Rs. 2.57 crore in Kullu district. He laid foundation stone of building of Women hostel in Government polytechnic at Kaees to cost Rs. 5.32 crore and laid foundation stone of Rs. 4.95 crore Police Thana, Manali in Kullu district.