Press Releases

3 August 2019
3 August 2019

  • Chandigarh, August 3- Haryana Chief Minister, Mr  Manohar Lal said that on the demand of the people of the state, 700 colonies were regularized by the present state government to provide basic facilities in them, out of which 38 colonies are in Karnal, including Hakikat Nagar. Development works are being undertaken to provide basic facilities in all these colonies of the state.
  • The Chief Minister said this while addressing the people in a public meeting at Karnal today. He enquired about the well being of the people. He said that the present government has carried out development works all across the state in the last five years without any discrimination and bias. He said that all the routes connecting Karnal have been four lanned at a cost of crores of rupees and grand gates are being built in the name of great personalities on the entry of Karnal. 
  • He said that development works of about Rs. 256 crore have been completed in Karnal Municipal Corporation area and development works of such amount are in progress.
  • He said that students are being encouraged to plant saplings under the plantation program. Plant selfie campaign has been extended by the government so that youth and children can be made aware for the environment conservation.
  • He said that a bypass has been constructed in Karnal city at a cost of around Rs 57 crore, which will reduce traffic congestion in Karnal. The Chief Minister said that an under-pass has been made to connect Shiv Colony to the city. Mandi was shifted to meet the demand of vegetable market traders of Karnal at a cost of about Rs nine crore. Apart from this, a bus stand was built at Karnal at a cost of Rs 9 crore and the sewerage system was  strengthened at a cost of about  Rs 45 crore.
  • On this occasion, OSD  to CM Amarendra Singh, Mayor  Ms Renu Bala, and other dignitaries were present.
  • Chandigarh, August 3 - Haryana Chief Minister, Mr  Manohar Lal inaugurated and laid foundation of  five developmental  projects worth Rs 27.18 crore in Karnal  today.
  • While stating this here today, an official spokesman said that two development works worth Rs 11.88 crore were inaugurated and foundation stones of three projects of Rs 15.30 crore were laid.
  • The Spokesman said that the Chief Minister inaugurated the Sewerage Treatment Plant based on the SBR Technology in Gharaunda. The plant, costing around Rs 8.31 crore has been set up by the Department of Public Health for treating water.
  • He said that the Chief Minister also inaugurated the Smart education project for the improvement of the education system for the schools in Karnal. He said that the center has been set up with an amount  of Rs 3.57 crore. The Spokesman said that the Chief Minister   also laid the foundation stone of a Primary Health Centres (PHC)  to be built in Ramba village of Indri constituency.  He said that an amount of Rs 4.31 crore will be spent on the construction of PHC. He said that similarly, an amount of Rs 4.23 crore will be spent on constructing a PHC in Khukni.
  •  He said that the Chief Minister also laid the foundation stone for the construction of the Cadet mess, Sainik School, Kunjpura. An amount of Rs 6.76 crore will be spent on the construction of the Mess.
  •  Minister of State for Public Health Engineering, Dr. Banwari Lal,  Minister of State for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Mr. Karan Dev Kamboj, MLA, Mr Harvinder Singh Kalyan,  OSD to CM,  Amarendra Singh, Mayor Ms Renu Bala Gupta, Vice President of Swachh Bharat Mission Haryana, Subhash Chandra and senior officials were present on the occasion.
  • Chandigarh, August 3 - Haryana Chief Minister Mr. Manohar Lal said that providing good governance to the people of the state is one of the top most priorities of the present state government.  He said that to achieve this objective, new arrangements have been made so that the people of the state get a corruption-free and transparent system.
  • The Chief Minister said this while addressing the fourth batch of the Chief Minister's Good Governance Associates (CMGGA) here today.
  • While addressing them, the Chief Minister said that resolving the grievances of the people tops the priority list of the government. He said that the government is always working to further improve the governance so as to make the life of the people more comfortable. 
  • He said that it is the duty of each CMGGA to ensure that along with working with the system they should also work for the betterment of the society.  He said that connecting people with the government schemes is the most important task and this can only become possible when every person have the feeling of belongingness towards state and the country. 
  • He said that now government’s focus was not only limited to providing food, cloth and shelter, but along with these basic facilities, the government also took many new initiatives including Antyodha Saral, Saksham Haryana, CM Window, Harpath, Sawachta App, Beti Bachao-Beti Padho  to bring change for the betterment of the society. The Chief Minister also shared his life experiences with the Associates to motivate them to perform better. 
  • The Chief Minister said that the government is ensuring that the youth partake  and contribute in the  development and thus for this it is being ensured that each youth in the state gets employment. 
  • He said the government has brought qualitative changes in the field of education. Besides giving them education, the country’s first skill development university has been established in Palwal to make them capable and attain skills for getting employment. He said that one of the biggest achievements is online transfer policy of teachers which is presently being followed by 12 states.  
  • Project Director, Chief Minister’s Good Governance Associates Program, Dr. Rakesh Gupta said that after selecting the new batch of CMGGA to work in the year 2019-20, the program’s knowledge partner Ashoka University have provided trainings to the new batch and now the batch has been allocated districts. He said that this time more applications were received for the new batch compared to last year and out of which 24 Associates have been selected from 10 states, including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Delhi, Bangalore, Haryana and Calcutta.  
  • He said that all the CMGGA  are well qualified, having the academic qualifications in economics, law, social sectors and all of them have a working experience of one and half years  with different governments and social institutions in 18 states.
  • He informed that this year, the CMGGA will work exclusively on Saksham Haryana, Antodaya Saral Project, Women Safety, Higher Education and Property Tax.
  • All the Good Governance Associates shared their experiences gained by them during their training period. They expressed gratitude to the Chief Minister for providing them an opportunity to be a part of his team and contribute for the development of the state. They also thanked the Chief Minister for his efficient guidance.