CM presides over District Level Seepur Fair

Announces opening of Ayurveda dispensary at Seepur and Health Sub-Center at Kanhola

Shimla(QNN)

An Ayurveda dispensary would be opened at Seepur, Health Sub Centre at Kanhola  and Mashobra-Sitapur-Devthi road would be metalled and tarred to facilitate the people of the area. This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while addressing a largely attended gathering at Seepur on the occasion of closing ceremony of District Level Seepur Fair at Seepur, near Mashobra . Chief Minister said that Himachal Pradesh was the land of gods and goddesses and people have great faith in the local deities. He said that fairs festivals were celebrated round the year as mark of respect to these local deities.

He said that fairs and festivals were the rich repository of cultural diversity of the State. He said that the festivals also help in emotional and social integration of the society. He said that it becomes duty of every responsible citizen to conserve and preserve their culture and tradition for the generations to come. Chief Minister said that only those society progress and prosper that loves and respects it tradition and culture. He said that one must always be proud of their tradition irrespective of what one achieves in its life.

He said that even our Prime Minister Narendra Modi always ensures to showcase the rich culture and tradition of the country wherever he visits.  Jai Ram Thakur said that the present State Government during last four and a half years tenure have ensured that all the policies, programmes and schemes of the State Government were aimed at welfare and upliftment of the vulnerable section of the society. He said that Rs 31,000 were being provided as Shagun to every girl belonging to BPL families of the State at the time of their marriage under the Mukhya Mantri Shagun Yojna. He said that under the Mukhya Mantri Grihini Suvidha Yojna 2.30 lakh families have been provided free gas connection, thereby making Himachal Pradesh a smoke free state.