Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Wednesday laid foundation stone of Sports Stadium at Village Roadmajra in Chamkaur Sahib Constituency in the presence of renowned environmentalist Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal.
The Sports stadium will be built in the memory of farmers who lost their lives during Farmers agitation for scrapping three laws made by the central government. The Chief Minister also gave a grant of Rs one crore for building the stadium in the memory of farmers.
Speaking on the occasion the Chief Minister said that this sports stadium which is being built by the state government will be a real tribute to the farmers who had lost their lives in the agitation against black laws. He said that as per the unanimous decision taken during the all party meeting, the Punjab Government would convene a special session of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha on November 8 to unanimously reject the three black farmer laws imposed by the Union Government.
Chief Minister also said that 16 new sports stadiums are coming up in the Chamkaur Sahib Constituency for which 2.50 Cr. a grant has already been released to start the work for the first phase besides rupees one crore grant to the sports stadium at village Roadmajra.