Raipur. On the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel announced development works worth Rs. 3.15 crore for Rajnandgaon district from his residence office. Through a virtual program organized at the Chief Minister's residence office, he performed Bhoomipujan for the new building of Community Health Center in Dongargarh, the holy city of Maa Bamleshwari. On this occasion, the Chief Minister also laid the foundation stone for the construction of branch building of cooperative bank at Manpur and Mudhipar villages in Rajnandgaon district. On this occasion, Health Minister T.S. Singhdeo, Forest and Climate Change Minister Mohammad Akbar, Industries Minister Kawasi Lakhma were present. In the program, the Food Minister and Minister-in-charge of Rajnandgaon district Amarjit Bhagat virtually connected with Ambikapur.
While addressing the program, the Chief Minister said that it is our top priority to strengthen the health facilities in all the government hospitals in the entire Chhattisgarh from the block to the district headquarters. Similar elaborate arrangements are being made in the Rajnandgaon district as well as all over Chhattisgarh. The tender is complete for the new building of Community Health Center.
The Chief Minister said that all necessary arrangements are underway to deal with the third wave. There are now more oxygen beds in all government hospitals of Rajnandgaon district. Arrangements have been made to provide oxygen through the pipeline to 970 beds in various hospitals. The vaccine campaign has been very successful in the Rajnandgaon district. So far, more than 10 lakh people have got the vaccines.
Health Minister TS Singhdeo and Food Minister and Minister-in-charge of Rajnandgaon district, Amarjeet Bhagat, addressed the program. The Manpur and Khairagarh development blocks are in the remote area of the Mudhipar Rajnandgaon district. For the convenience of the farmers, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, while addressing the taking over the program of the newly appointed Chairman of District Central Co-operative Bank on July 24, 2021, had announced the construction of a branch of the cooperative bank in both the above villages.