Himachal CM unveils statue of Former PM astatine Kullu
Kullu: Himachal Pradesh remembered erstwhile Prime Minister and Bharat Rattan Atal Behari Vajpayee connected his 97th commencement anniversary.
State Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, successful a peculiar program, paid floral tributes to Bharat Ratan Atal Behari Vajpayee, by garlanding the representation of the erstwhile Prime Minister. He besides unveiled a statue of the erstwhile Prime Minister astatine Mall Road, Manali successful Kullu territory today.
Later, the Chief Minister addressed a nationalist gathering astatine Prini, the colony of erstwhile Prime Minister Bharat Ratan Atal Behari Vajpayee and said that the radical of Kullu territory were fortunate that Atal Behari Vajpayee had peculiar emotion and benevolence for the region. He said
Despite his engaged docket arsenic Prime Minister of India, Atal Behari Vajpayee visited Prini each twelvemonth and for a fewer days the full Government utilized to relation from this tiny village. He said that owed to the peculiar benevolence of the Prime Minister, the State received wide assistance from the Centre.
Crediting erstwhile PM for galore developmental projects successful the state, Jai Ram Thakur stated that the Atal Tunnel was the imaginativeness of the erstwhile Prime Minister which has virtually transformed the system of the tribal territory Lahaul-Spiti.
The Chief Minister announced Rs 20 lakh for the operation of a assemblage centre astatine Prini village, Rs 10 lakh for operation of Janjghar successful Prini. He besides announced rupees 2 lakh for section Yuvak Mandal for the acquisition of cricket and volleyball kits from his discretionary fund.