The Minister for Urban Development and Housing Shri Jaivardhan Singh performed Bhumi-Pujan of various works costing total Rs. 38 crore including roads costing Rs. 5 crore, night shelter homes costing Rs. 60 lakh, Futera Lake View Road costing Rs. 78 lakh, BLC Building sanctioned under the Housing Scheme costing Rs. 31 crore 22 lakh and other works sanctioned under the MLA fund worth Rs. 98 lakh in Damoh. He also announced Rs. 6.50 crore for beautification of Bus Stand. He also directed to give residential pattas to 800 houseless families of Damoh city. Shri Singh distributed allotment letters of 41 EWS buildings, constructed under the housing scheme and benefits to 20 other beneficiaries on the occasion.
Minister Shri Singh said that in the second phase of Jai Kisan Fasal Wrin Maafi Yojana, the loan waiver certificates worth Rs. 20 crore will be given soon to 3500 farmers of Damoh tehsil. Every Panchayat will have one Gou-Shala in the next five years. Shri Singh directed to complete the ongoing work of Nal-Jal Yojana costing Rs. 25 crore in Damoh by June 30th.Social Security pension to be increased to Rs. One thousand
Minister Shri Singh informed that the social security pension will be increased to Rs. One thousand. An amount of Rs. 2 lakh 50 thousand will be given for the construction of house, after giving residential pattas to houseless persons of urban areas. Possession of the houses is being given to one thousand families, whose houses have been built under the housing scheme. Under Mukhyamantri Yuva Swabhiman Yojana, four youth will be provided employment from each ward. Women self-help groups are being formed under the National Livelihood Mission. MLA Shri Rahul Singh and other public representatives also expressed their views.