Prime Minister Narendra Modi, launched Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan at Ramnagar in Mandla district of Madhya Pradesh today. He also gave a speech with the Panchayats’ across the country being his focal point of discussion, and as today is National Panchayat Day too. He asked the Panchayat’s to make judicious use of the funds that are provided to them, and that the government is doing its utmost to develop the villages across the country. He said that the important thing to do is prioritizing in what is to be spent for the villages, so that there is maximum effect. Modi also told the crowd that it doesn’t matter that how much the money is spent, but the way its spent on things that hold more value is necessary.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also awarded the Sarpanches of villages which have been able to have 100% smokeless kitchens, 100% vaccination under the Mission Indradhanush, and 100% electrification under the Saubhagya Scheme.
He talked about the need to utilize the budget and money on important things, so that the development is hasty, and that the money that has been given has a transparent flow. He said that the inauguration of the LPG plant is going to help the women of villages, and further elaborated that 120 crores are going to be given for the establishment of the plant. On his twitter account, the Prime Minister posted expressed his delight on being in Madhya Pradesh and highlighting the villages.
I am delighted to be in Madhya Pradesh on National Panchayati Raj Day. Bapu always highlighted the importance of villages and spoke about 'Gram Swaraj' : PM @narendramodi https://t.co/wF0M74Yg5n pic.twitter.com/wJma6E7qh7
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 24, 2018