Bamhori and Sultanganj of Raisen district will now become tehsils. A new Janpad building and auditorium will be built in Begumganj. New buildings of Government Girls Higher Secondary Schools of Begumganj and Bamhori will be sanctioned and Rs 5 crore each will be made available for development works in Begumganj Municipality, Garatganj, Silwani and Raisen.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan made these announcements while addressing the public after inaugurating the nearly Rs. 100 crore worth Semri Reservoir Tap Water Supply Scheme in Raisen today.
Chouhan inaugurated the Semri Reservoir based Group Tap-Water Supply Scheme at Begumganj in Raisen district at a cost of Rs 99 crore 96 lakh. He also performed bhoomi pujan and laid the foundation of 93 new development works costing Rs 24 crore 31 lakh and dedicated 25 development works constructed at a cost of Rs 28 crore 42 lakh.
Thus, a total of 95 villages of Begumganj 46 and Gairatganj 49 will be benefited from Semri Reservoir based Group Tap Water Supply Scheme. 76 thousand 400 population of 12 thousand 61 families of the area will be benefited.
The Chief Minister laid foundation of joint tehsil office building in Bari built at a cost of Rs 7 crore 96 lakh, construction of a bridge from Marethi to Semrakhas Chainage 9760 meters at a cost of Rs 3 crore 36 lakh, construction of a bridge at Chunaitiya block Silvani district Raisen at a cost of Rs 2 crore 75 lakh.
Tribal Girls Ashram in Uttarakhand, construction of bridge on NH-12 town Deori from Timravan Chainage 2500 meters at a cost of Rs. 2 crore 57 lakhs, outdoor stadium construction work in Begumganj district Raisen at a cost of Rs. 1 crore 44 lakhs and 88 other development works at a cost of Rs. 6 crore 23 lakhs.
Chouhan on Monday dedicated and laid the foundation of various development works worth Rs 153 crore including the inauguration of Semri Reservoir based Group Tap Water Supply Scheme worth Rs 100 crore in Begumganj of Raisen district. On this occasion, Health Minister Dr. Prabhuram Chaudhary and President of Deendayal Antyodaya Samiti and local MLA Rampal Singh were present.
Chief Minister dedicated development works including the construction of Sultanganj to Sunvaha Sahajpuri road at a cost of Rs 13 crore 36 lakh, construction of building of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Government College Begumganj at a cost of Rs 3 crore 37 lakh, construction of Kasba Deori to Timrawan road at a cost of Rs 3 crore 83 lakh and 22 other development works costing Rs 7 crore 86 lakh.
Chief Minister Chouhan said that Rs 5 crore each will be made available for development works in Begumganj Municipality, Gairatganj, Silwani and Raisen. New buildings of Government Girls Higher Secondary Schools of Begumganj and Bamhori will be approved. In Bina Irrigation Project, the compensation amount will be paid soon to the submergence-hit people under Begumganj development block. Ration will be arranged under the National Food Security Mission for the workers registered in Sambal Yojana and a new building and auditorium of the district will be built in Begumganj. Under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, permanent houses in urban areas. Development works will continue in the area.
At the beginning of the dedication and foundation laying programme of various development works in Begumganj district Raisen, Chouhan offered floral tributes to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi and former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries and remembered the contributions of the two great personalities.