Kinnaur Roads

Every Kinnaur village to have road facility soon: Himachal CM

CM claims Himachal is the most developed state amongst other hill states of the country with per capita income of the State as of today at Rs. 1,30,067 as compared to Rs. 240 in 1948 

SHIMLA-  While addressing public meeting at Ribba in tribal Kinnaur district, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh announced starting of science classes in Government Senior Secondary School Ribba, new Patwar Circle at Ribba and car parking near Bus Stop Ribba. He also directed for early construction of road from Ribba to Ribba-Kanda for which sanction would be accorded soon, he claimed, and early construction of irrigation canal Kayalkas in Ribba Panchayat.

Himachal is the most developed state amongst other hill states of the country with per capita income of the State as of today at Rs. 1,30,067 as compared to Rs. 240 in 1948, said his claim.

He further claimed there is a vast network of roads in Kinnaur district and the left out villages are being connected and soon every village of the district would have road facility. He appreciated that sewerage connectivity is being provided to many villages in the district which reflects the awareness of the people towards cleanliness.

Earlier, he inaugurated Kashang-Akappa Canal (FIS) at Rarang completed with an outlay of Rs. 12.44 crore benefitting five surrounding villages. He also laid foundation stone of rupees three crore sewerage scheme at Ribba that is expected to benefit about 3500 people, Rs. 22 lakh Sarai Bhawan at Gramang and Rs. 1.30 crore sewerage system at Rarang to benefit as many as 1100 people of the area.

Pradhan, Ribba Gram Panchayat Prem Prakash demanded restoration of Nautod and starting of science classes in GSSS Ribba.

While addressed public meetings at Gramang in Moorang Gram Panchayat and Rarang, the CM announced construction of Timchhe Canal at Moorang, sewerage scheme for Moorang, adequate funds for renovation of Pandav Temple and upgradation of Police post, Moorang to Police Station.

He also participated in Pratishtha ceremony of Pathoro Devta temple at Rarang. He assured for adequate funds for conservation of Kashang Canal which would felicitate the people of Rarang.  It would help raising the economy of the people of the area, he claimed.

While addressing public meeting at Kalpa on Friday evening, he announced upgradation of Veterinary dispensary to Veterinary Hospital at Kalpa.

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