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Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay Shram Anna Sahayata Yojna Launched in Chattisgarh

Chhattisgarh has launched 'Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Shram Anna Sahayata Yojna' in the state.
Under this scheme nutritious meal for Rs 5 will be provided to labourers in the state.

Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay Shram Anna Sahayata Yojna Launched in Chattisgarh

Highlights of the scheme


  • First Shram Anna Sahayata centre was inaugurated here in Telibandha are.
  • In this centre 1,000 labourers will be served meal daily between 8 am to 10 am. 
  • The centre has been constructed at a cost of Rs 20 lakh. 
  • Workers can either have meal at the facility or get it packed in tiffins
  • A skill development centre set up in the same premises was also dedicated by the chief minister on the occasion. 
  • Girls and women from the families engaged in rag picking will be given skill development training in varied disciplines including stitching, cooking and others there.

About Chhattisgarh

  • It is the 10th largest state in India
  • The state was formed on 1 November 2000 by partitioning 16 Chhattisgarhi-speaking southeastern districts of Madhya Pradesh
  • The capital city is Raipur. 
  • Chhattisgarh state consists of 27 districts and 5 divisions
  • Governor of Chhatisgarh is Balram Das Tandon
  •  Chief Minister of the state is Dr. Raman Singh
Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay Shram Anna Sahayata Yojna Launched in Chattisgarh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay Shram Anna Sahayata Yojna Launched in Chattisgarh Reviewed by insiya yadav on September 18, 2017 Rating: 5

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