IEP Chandigarh, December 4
Haryana Development and Panchayat Minister, Sh. Devender Singh Babli on Sunday flagged off the Nagar Shobha Yatra to be taken out under the district level Gita Mahotsav from the Panchayat Bhawan premises in Fatehabad. Earlier, Development and Panchayat Minister, Sh. Devender Singh Babli visited the exhibition set up by various departments and socio-religious organizations at Gita Mahotsav and appreciated them.
Sh. Devender Singh Babli, stated that Bhagawat Gita gives us knowledge of Karma and wisdom. He thanked the Haryana Government and Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal for organizing such programmes at the district level in order to promote International Gita Mahotsav. He stated that Srimad Bhagavad Gita inspires us to move forward in life with a positive mindset.
He stated that everyone should carry out their obligations towards the country. He added that we must move forward and contribute in protecting the environment and conserving water.
He said that taking and selling drugs is a social evil and a legal crime. The state government is taking strict action against such drug peddlers. Specially calling upon the youth, the cabinet minister said that the youth should stay away from the evil of drugs and should channelise their energies for making their future bright.
Sh. Babli said that elections of Panchayati Raj Institutions were held in the state and people of educated and clean image have been elected as representatives. All these public representatives are called upon to work for the eradication of social evils along with rural development and maintain brotherhood in the villages. Cabinet Minister, Sh. Devender Singh Babli said that we should imbibe the teachings of Gita and great men in lives and also ensure our participation in social and religious works.