By developing villages,nation and the state will develop.Toward this end,the state government is active.Involving villagers,the state government is trying to make it a reality,said Jharkhand Rural Development Minister Neelkanth Singh Munda in a press conference inside Suchna Bhawan in Ranchi on Sunday.
To make villages strong and developed,Chief Minister Raghubar Das is slated to participate in the Gram Sabha at Littipara in Pakur district on October 19,2016.
Munda said that his government has got an opportunity to build villages dreamed by ancesstors and martyrs.”We will attain the goal by securing every body’s support.Nearly 79 percent people believe that Jharkhand lies in villages and we think 79 percent people of Jharkhand live in villages”,said Munda.
Munda said,32,000 villages lie in hills and along small rivers.These villages are potential tourist sites.”We can compare these villages with their counterparts of Jammu and Kashmir and Uttrakhand.If we can develop these villages,tourism can be promoted”,said Munda.
The press conference was attended among others by Principal Secretary(Rural Development)MS Bhatia,Secretary,Panchayati Raj,Vandana Dadel,Secretary,Rural Works,Arun Kumar,MNREGA Commissioner Sidharth Tripathi,Panchayat Raj Director Shivendra Singh and Public Relations Director Arun Kumar Pandey.