Raipur: The newly built Congress district headquarters “Rajiv Bhawan” in Ambikapur of Surguja district was inaugurated twice by two cabinet ministers on Friday.
The headquarters was first inaugurated by health minister TS Singh Deo and after he left it was re-inaugurated by food minister Amarjeet Singh Bhagat. As per reports Deo first cut the ribbon. After a while, food minister arrived and ordered to put back a new ribbon for inauguration purpose. Both the ministers were reportedly sitting inside together before this.
Chief minister Bhupesh Baghel and others attended the inauguration of the new Congress building. After virtual inauguration of the building, health minister TS Singh Deo cut the ribbon at main gate to inaugurate. After a while Amarjeet Bhagat also came down and saw that the ribbon has been cut. His supporters arrived with a new one. It was then tied at the main gate and Bhagat cut the ribbon again.
Meanwhile, Congress has got its new building in the district after a long wait of about 70 years. Earlier, the office was being operated from the house of the District General Secretary.