IEP Chandigarh / Sri Muktsar Sahib, February 24
The Punjab government is doing every possible effort for the development of villages and the individuals and panchayats who have done the overall development of the villages will be specially honoured by the Government, said Dr. Baljit Kaur Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Punjab distributed grants to the panchayats of about 17 villages at village Khunnan Kalan in Malout Assembly Constituency. She said that Punjab government led by the Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann is constantly striving for the welfare of the people of the state. The Cabinet Minister said that development works are being done in the state to raise the standard of living of the people so that the people can benefit from basic facilities. She said that Rs. 51 lakh for village Khunnan Kalan, Rs. 55 lakh 50 thousand for village Tamkot, Rs. 46 lakh 46 thousand for village Lakdwala, Rs 33.50 lakh for Dhigana, Rs. 23 lakh for Sotha, Rs. 19.50 lakh for village Chak Duhewala, Rs 18.60 lakh for Shergarh Gyan Singh Wala, Rs. 18.26 lakh for Lakhmereyana, Rs. 17 lakh for Khane Ki Dhab, Rs. 16 lakh for Aulakh village, Rs. 15.40 lakh for Tarkhanwala village, Rs. 6 lakh for Udang village, Rs. 4.25 lakh for Ram Nagar Khazan and Rs. 4.50 lakh for village Bam village for various development works. During her visit, RO to provide clean water to the residents of Madrasa village. Also inaugurated the renovation of the system which has been restarted with the support of Indian Bank and also assured a grant of Rs 2 lakh for the Anganwadi Center of Village Madrasa. On this occasion, besides others, Jashan Brar District President Aam Aadmi Party, Block President Simarjit Singh, Deputy General Manager R.K. Joshi, Zonal Manager Amritsar Anil Kumar Indian Bank, Dilbagh Singh, Gurpreet Singh Saran, Angrez Singh, Sukhdeep Singh and Mahaveer Singh Madrasa were also present.