Chandigarh, April 18: Haryana Government has procured a total of 44.96 lakh tonnes of wheat through various procurement agencies on the Minimum Support Price. So far a total of 50.71 lakh tonnes of wheat has arrived at 396 Mandi/ procurement centres of the state.
Sharing more details in this regard, an official spokesperson said that till date as many as 5,00,236 J- forms of 1,62,918 farmers have been issued. Till April 17, 2021, an amount of Rs 1214.94 crore has been transferred directly to the account farmers whose crops have been procured.
The spokesperson said that officers concerned have been directed that the lifting of the procured wheat should be done on daily basis to ensure that no stocking of the crop is done and farmers can sell their crops in a hassle-free manner.
Besides this, the State Government has deputed senior officers for inspection of Mandis so that the procurement work is carried out smoothly.
Haryana Transport Minister, Sh. Mool Chand Sharma inaugurated the Police Post in Sector-2, Ballabhgarh today.
After inaugurating the post, Sh. Mool Chand Sharma said that the people have entrusted him with the responsibility of security and development of the assembly constituency and he was trying to live up to the people’s expectations. Speaking on the occasion, he said that this Post has been built for the safety of the residents of Sector-2. Apart from this, a Girls College is being built close by and the market and a park is also nearby. He said that the post has been constructed to ensure security of people and to maintain law and order in this area, including several housing colonies, Chawla Colony and National Highway Bypass.
Thereafter, the Transport Minister also inaugurated the work of a new tubewell at the boosting station located on the Vita Milk Plant Road in Sector-2. He said that at present, adequate drinking water is available in the city and there will be no shortage of it even during the summer season. Adequate arrangements are being made by the government for this, he added.
Apart from this, Sh. Mool Chand Sharma also gave necessary guidelines to the officers.
Haryana Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Sh. OP Yadav inaugurated the construction work of the new building of Civil Hospital, Narnaul being upgraded from 100 beds to 200 beds. An amount of about Rs. 24.48 crore will be spent on its construction.
He said that it will take about two years to construct this 7-storey building along with the basement. The total covered area of this building will be 1,61,018 square feet. After the construction of the entire building, not only the people from district Mahendragarh but also the citizens of the adjoining districts will be provided with excellent health facilities. All modern equipment and facilities will be provided in this building.
Sh. Yadav said that the State Government is committed to provide better health facilities to the citizens of the district. At present, this hospital has a capacity of 100 beds. Due to insufficient bed capacity the staff working there and the patients coming for treatment were facing great difficulties because of which Sh. Yadav, had placed a request with the Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal, that has now been fulfilled.
Sh. Yadav said that after the BJP came into power in 2014, the wheel of development has been running continuously in Narnaul Constituency and in the entire district which will continue in future as well.