Punjab Technical Education, Water Conservation and Horticulture Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh on Saturday said Channi-led State Government is working diligently to fulfill the agenda of ‘Development and Public Welfare.’
Addressing the people while inaugurating the development works worth about Rs two crore in Kapurthala constituency alongwith former MLA Rajbans Kaur Rana Saturday, Rana Gurjeet said, “it was first instance in history of Punjab politics that the common man felt empowered with the people oriented approach of the government.”
Calling the allotment of plots to the landless people a giant step towards welfare of economically weaker sections, the Minister said the distribution of “Sanad” to make them the owners of their premises would be completed in next 10 days.
He also said Punjab government was releasing a grant of Rs 10 crore for the development of Kapurthala constituency which would provide drinking water, sewerage and paved streets to 100 per cent of the population.
The Minister inaugurated a road near Chuharwal Chungi at a cost of Rs 40 lakhs besides a road at village Nurpur Rajputs costing Rs 40 lakhs, road at village Rupanpur costing Rs 50 lakhs and link road at village Aujla Jogi costing Rs 60 lakhs.
He urged the sarpanches and prominent people to play the role of watchdog for timely completion of development works and maintaining quality of work.