While addressing the ‘Tridev Sammelan’ of Hamirpur Parliamentary area organized at Police Ground, Hamirpur, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur urged the party workers to effectively take the policies and programmes of the Centre and the State Governments to the people and also effectively counter the false propaganda of the opposition.
Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi as ‘World Leader’, the Chief Minister said that the Prime Minister not only successfully guided the Nation during the pandemic, but also motivated the scientists to develop indigenous vaccine for the people. He said that vaccinations of Measles, Japani Fever, Polio, Tetanus etc. took years after its invention to reach India, but under the able guidance Prime Minister Narendra Modi, corona vaccine was prepared within nine months of the first case of Covid-19. He said that apart from providing over 200 crore free vaccine to the people of the country vaccines were provided to several other countries of the World. He accused the Congress leaders of misguiding the people in the name of vaccination, but now the same leaders had now vaccinated themselves from this virus. Himachal Pradesh emerged as the first State in the country to achieve the target of cent per cent vaccination of eligible population with two doses of vaccine, he added.
Jai Ram Thakur said that it was the Prime Minister who ensured that the weaker sections of the society and those deprived of welfare benefits gets their dues that ensured BJP victory in four States. He said that it was after 37 years that any government succeeded in repeating its Government in Uttar Pradesh. He said that the Congress candidates lost their security in 389 seats and AAP candidates forfeited their security in all the 377 seats. He said that it was for the first time that any Government succeeded in repeating its Government in Uttrakhand. He said that it was for the first time that BJP Government won at its own in Manipur and now it was turn of Himachal Pradesh to ensure victory of BJP again in the State. He said that BJP has continuously won the Hamirpur Parliamentary seat nine times, which was a record in itself. He said that credit of this goes to the every party worker of the parliamentary constituency.
Chief Minister said that the Congress Government always ignored interests of the State whereas on the other hand, the status of Special Category State was restored by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said that the 90:10 ratio for Central-State share for projects was also restored during the tenure of the BJP government. He said that the special industrial package for Himachal Pradesh was also provided by Atal Behari Vajpayee. He said that Atal Tunnel was also a gift of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the people of the State. Projects such as IIM and AIIMS were sanctioned to the State during the tenure of the BJP Government and Medical Colleges at Chamba, Sirmour, Hamirpur, Mandi were also possible