Forest Minister honoured with Rashtriya Gaurav Puraskar
The India International Friendship Society honoured the Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmouri with the Rashtriya Gaurav Puraskar for his contributions in the field of politics in a function organised today at New Delhi.
Speaking on the occasion, Bharmouri thanked the society for honouring him with Rashtriya Gaurav Puraskar. He said that such functions play a vital role in boosting the morale of the persons working in different fields in the society besides motivating others to work with zeal.
He said that Non-Governmental organizations were playing an important role in shouldering the responsibility of the Government in socio-economic development of the country.
Referring to the all-round development in Himachal Pradesh, he said that the State was not only known for its scenic beauty and rich culture but it had also emerged as a role model of development for others States. He said that the State was one of the favourite tourist destinations and now it was fast emerging as favourite destination for the investors. He urged the entrepreneurs to come forward for setting up their units in the Himachal Pradesh which was offering best incentives and other facilities as compared to other states.
Bharmouri said that the State Government had imposed complete ban on tree felling which had helped in increasing the green cover of the State up to 25 percent. He said that the State had been adjudged as the best State in the category of bigger states in health and investment sectors.