Press Releases

25 June 2020
25 June 2020

  • Chandigarh, June 25: Taking a new initiative to address public grievances, Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal, today interacted with more than hundred people in Karnal district during ‘Jan Sunwai-Janata Darbar’ program and assured speedy redressal of every single grievance shared with him during the interaction.
  • The Chief Minister while adhering to the social distancing norms, for about four long hours, gave a patient hearing to every single complaint and directed the officers concerned to look into the issues raised by people and further directed them to resolve the issues on the spot.
  • In the Janata Darbar, Chief Minister also received some complaints, which could be resolved only after conducting an investigation at headquarters in Chandigarh. Therefore, the Chief Minister personally took all such complaints along with the Addhar number of all such complainants and assured them to resolve them soon.
  • Taking cognizance of a complaint related to employment department, Chief Minister gave orders to suspend District Employment Officer with immediate effect after he was found to be absent during the Janata Darbar. However, when the Chief Minister was told that District Employment Officer was absent due to some unavoidable reasons, he assured to reconsider the suspension order.
  • The Chief Minister was informed that as the post of District Employment Officer in Karnal is vacant, therefore for Mr. Rajesh Sangwan, Employment Officer, Sonipat, will look after the work of Karnal district on Tuesday and Thursday.
  • Later, the Chief Minister while interacting with media persons said that due to the adverse effects of COVID-19 crisis working practices have changed but despite this, regular interaction is being held with the people of the State either telephonically, through letters or through video conferencing, instead of direct communication.
  • Now during the ongoing Unlock period, the Central Government has given permission to the Chief Ministers to visit the districts after which this Janata Darbar program has been organized today so that the grievances of more and more people can be heard, he asserted.
  • Responding to a question regarding on ban of Chinese products, Chief Minister said, “The decision regarding the import or banning of Chinese products is taken by NITI Aayog. As far as Haryana is concerned, no new agreement is being signed with China. Rather, two pending works of the electricity department worth Rs 750 crore which were given to a Chinese company have also been cancelled. The work on these projects was not started yet. In the coming times, priority will be given to allot tenders to Swadeshi companies.”
  • Answering to question about matters related to fees being charged by private schools, Chief Minister said that after the talks held between School Management and parents, State Government had asked schools to charge tuition fees only. Both the Parents and the School Managements were suggested to resolve the matter amicably. On this issue, a meeting of Private School management with Education Minister Mr. Kanwar Pal is also scheduled for tomorrow.
  • Responding to another question, Chief Minister said, “State Government is committed to "zero tolerance" towards corruption. In the future also, strict action will be taken on corruption cases.”
  • During Corona crisis, State Government had made elaborate arrangements to send migrant labourers to their home states in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh. About 3.5 lakh workers were sent to their home states through Haryana Roadways, apart from 100 Special Shramik trains.
  • In the Janata Darbar, MP Mr. Sanjay Bhatia, MLA, Mr. Ram Kumar Kashyap, Mayor Renu Bala Gupta, District BJP President, Mr. Jagmohan Anand, Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Nishant Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police S.S. Bhauria, and other dignitaries were also present.
  • Chandigarh, June 25: Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal said that the marking of land is being done across the state. This marking is being done by the Survey of India through drones. In the upcoming time, the entire data of land records will be brought online, which will eliminate all the land-related issues. Along with this, marking of the municipal corporation and the municipalities of the state is also being done to get the information about the ownership rights of landowners.
  • The Chief Minister listened to the complaints of the people during the Jan Sunwai held in district Karnal today and directed the concerned officers to redress them.
  • Taking cognizance of a complaint regarding the registration of land, he directed the tehsildar to investigate the matter and take action against whoever is guilty.
  • On another complaint, the Chief Minister directed the Joint Commissioner of Municipal Corporation to identify the land for the Deha community so that they can build the community centre at their own expense. Taking cognizance of another complaint, the Chief Minister directed the officers of the Municipal Corporation to complete the marking of the park to be built in Pritam Nagar by July 10, 2020 and develop the park immediately thereafter.
  • During the Jan Sunwai, on complaints related to the registration of names in the BPL category and to build houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, the Chief Minister said that a survey should be done immediately and whoever is eligible should be brought in the BPL category and houses should be built under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana for the needy families.
  • The Chief Minister also directed the Deputy Commissioner to construct the boundary wall of the stadium to be developed in Ramba village. Apart from this, the Chief Minister directed the officers of the Public Works Department to build the road from Shamgarh to Ramba Village and to take action against the officer concerned for showing negligence in the construction work. Taking cognizance of a complaint related to compensation of crop, the Chief Minister directed the concerned officer to provide compensation to the farmers immediately.
  • The Chief Minister directed the officers of the Marketing Board to construct 5 Karam roads from Birchpur to Budhanpur and to reconstruct and repair the second road from Birchpur to Jani. He also said that the road from Meerut to Yamuna Bridge will be made a four-lane.
  • On this occasion, Member of Parliament, Mr. Sanjay Bhatia, MLA Indri, Mr. Ram Kumar Kashyap, Deputy Commissioner, Karnal, Mr. Nishant Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police, Mr. SS Bhoria and other officers were also present
  • Chandigarh, June 25 – Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal visited the residence of former Councilor, Mr. Narinder Pandit, who suffered a brain hemorrhage, to enquire about his well-being at Karnal today.
  • He assured Mr. Narinder Pandit and his wife, who has also been a councilor, Mrs Sonia Pandit that he will be with them in their hour of need and prayed to God for his early recovery. Mr. Narinder Pandit suffered brain hemorrhage last week.
  • The Chief Minister was accompanied by MP Mr. Sanjay Bhatia, BJP District President, Mr. Jagmohan Anand, Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Nishant Kumar Yadav and Superintendent of Police, Mr. SS Bhoria.
  • Chandigarh, June 25 - Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal expressed grief on the demise of renowned doctor, Dr. Vijay Gupta today.
  • He arrived at Dr. Vijay Gupta's residence to console the bereaved family on his demise at Karnal. The Chief Minister paid floral tributes to the departed soul. He interacted with the family members and consoled the family in their hour of grief. Among the family members, the Chief Minister consoled the wife of Dr. Vijay Gupta, Mrs. Vina Gupta, son Dr. Manan, daughter-in-law Mrs. Sakshi. The Chief Minister was accompanied by MP Mr. Sanjay Bhatia, BJP District President, Mr. Jagmohan Anand, Deputy Commissioner Mr. Nishant Kumar Yadav and Superintendent of Police, Mr. SS Bhoria.
  • Chandigarh, June 25: Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal has accorded approval for the use of VG-40 grade bitumen in Dense Bituminous Macadam (DBM) and Bituminous Concrete (BC) works, where total required design bituminous layers is more than 40 mm, for all Major District Roads (MDRs) and State Highways (SHs) whether traffic is more than 20 Million standard axles (Msa) or not.
  • While stating this here today, a spokesman of Public Works (Building and Roads) Department said that Mr Manohar Lal has also accorded approval for the use of VG-30 grade bitumen in BC works where requirement of bituminous layers is less than 40 mm and also the plastic waste in bituminous wearing courses for Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) works as per Ministry of Rural Development guidelines and for NH/Central Road Fund works as per Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) guidelines.
  • Chandigarh, June 25: On the occasion of ‘International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking’, Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal has urged every section of the society, especially the youth to join hands together and pledge to provide valuable contribution to completely eradicate the menace of drugs and empower the society.
  • In a message issued here today, the Chief Minister said that the State Government while giving special emphasis on adopting zero-tolerance towards drug abuse has taken several steps forwards eliminating this problem from the State. He said that as drug abuse is more of a social issue, therefore, it can be effectively tackled with the involvement of society and increased social awareness.
  • It may be recalled that on the initiative of Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal the first Regional Conference of Chief Ministers on the issue of Drug Menace, Challenges and Strategies was organized on August 20, 2018. The Chief Minister in the second Regional Conference on Drug Menace Challenges and Strategies had suggested adopting a three-pronged strategy-- Treatment, Enforcement and Awareness (TEA) for the effective control of drug menace and illegal trafficking in the northern states. Similarly, the ‘Run for Unity’ programme was organized in Sisra which marked record participation from all across the State.
  • Meanwhile, on the initiative of the Chief Minister a Common Secretariat has been opened at Panchkula (Haryana) and an ADGP rank officer has been made its nodal officer. Telephone numbers, toll-free numbers, and control room numbers of all the nodal officers from each State are available in this centralized Secretariat. Besides this, information about the action taken against those caught in drug smuggling is also being uploaded on the website.