Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal today announced to constitute an authority for the rejuvenation of ponds in the state.The Chief Minister disclosed this, while interacting with media persons in Jind today.He said that in the three and a half years of the present government, many development works have been carried across the state which has won the trust of the people. The previous Government in its ten years’ regime had announced about 6,500 development projects, but in the present government, in three and a half years, 4,500 development projects have been announced, of which 3300 projects have been completed. He said that the state has progressed a lot in the last three-and-a-half years, which was not seen in the last 48 years of the state.
He said that the state government is carrying out equitable development throughout the state. Nobody from any area can raise the finger for biased development of his area. He said that the present government has brought water till 293 tailends, out of 300 tailends where not a single drop of water reached in the last 30 years.He said that soon the construction work of medical college in Jind would begin. For this, next month the procedure of allotting tender would begin. A sum of Rs 19 crore had been released for the repair work of roads of Jind city.In reply to a question, the Chief Minister said that at present there is a shortage of doctors in the state, but to remove this shortage, 22 new medical colleges would be set up in the state.
He said that there are 27,000 posts of doctors, of which 7,000 posts have been filled and the state government would start the process to fill the remaining vacant posts.He said that the state government has won the SYL case in Supreme Court and to begin work on it, petition would be filed with the court. On a question of competent party against BJP party in the Vidhan Sabha elections, he said that other than BJP, there is no other party in Haryana and the two parties which used to exist; now they are fighting for their own identity. BJP would once again form the government in the Vidhan Sabha elections, he added.The Chief Minister today dedicated three big projects costing Rs 14 crore for the people of the district Jind. He inaugurated Chhatrapati Shivaji Hostel, Bharat Bodh Gallery and Suvidha Kendra in Jind. During his visit, he also visited Antyodaya School started for the children of labourers.