BY TC News Desk
Agartala, 4th January 2024 : Union Minister of State Pratima Bhoumik on Thursday emphasized the need for collaboration between the administration and public representatives to ensure the widespread availability of benefits from centrally and government-sponsored schemes aimed at public welfare in the state.
Speaking at the South District Administrative Meeting held at Jolaibari Panchayat Samiti Hall in South District, Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Pratima Bhoumik, highlighted the purpose of the Vikshit Bharat Sankalp Yatra.
She stated, “The purpose of the Vikshit Bharat Sankalp Yatra is to extend the benefits of the schemes to those who are still deprived of government schemes. The administration and public representatives should work together to ensure that the benefits of the schemes undertaken for public welfare are available to every person in the state.”
Bhoumik also mentioned that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken initiatives to build a developed India. The ongoing Vikshit Bharat Sankalp Yatra aims to bring the benefits of 17 central flagship projects to the people.
During the meeting, the Union Minister of State underscored the importance of building coordination between public representatives and government officials in the effective implementation of development programs.
Cooperatives Minister Shuklacharan Noatia, MLA Pramod Reang, MLA Mylafru Mog, South Tripura Zilla Parishad Chairperson Kakali Das Dutta, MDC Kangjung Mog, MDC Sanjeev Reang were present in the meeting.
Besides, District Magistrate of South Tripura district Saju Wahid, various sub-divisional magistrates of the district, BDOs and government officials of various departments were also present in the meeting. In the meeting, the developmental works of various departments including MGNREGA, Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, Forest Department, Agriculture Department, Fisheries Department, Rural Development Department, Health Department of South Tripura district were reviewed.