Bhopal : Final Shape given to Yatra’s Action Plan
Yatra from December 11 to May 11
CM Chouhan Addresses State-Level committee Meeting of ‘Namami Devi Narmade’ Yatra
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that 144 days ‘Namami Devi Narmade’ Seva Yatra will give a message for river conservation to the entire world. It will be a unique campaign to generate awareness among the people towards environment.
CM Chouhan was addressing the state level organising committee meeting of ‘Namami Devi Narmade’ Seva Yatra-2016 held to finalise the action plan for the Yatra at Administration Academy here today. Ministers Incharge of 16 districts related to the yatra, MPs. MLAs, Commissioners, Collectors were present in the meeting. It may be mentioned that the Narmada Seva Yatra will begin from Amarkantak on December 11. The Yatra will culminate at Amarkantak on May 11. On the same day a convention of Narmada Seva committees will be held. CM Chouhan gave final shape to the action plan prepared for the Yatra for its success. Time and date of arrival and beginning of yatra at all the districts have been fixed. This yatra will cover a total distance of 3344 kilometer including 1909 kilometer yatra on foot. Moreover, this yatra will pass through 51 block headquarters and 1104 majras and tolas.
Chief Minister Chouhan said that Narmada gives life to the people, hence citizens are responsible to perform their duties. He urged the people to link themselves with this yatra with self inspiration to save Narmada River. He further said that this should be the campaign of all the society. Sants, social Activists, Environmentalists, Non Government Organisations, Religious and Cultural Organisations should link themselves to the yatra to make it a people’s movement.