Report- Rajendra Sharma
Shimla. Himachal Chief Minister Thakur Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu has set an instance earlier than all the nation. The CM has donated his complete collected capital amounting to Rs 51 lakh to the Catastrophe Aid Fund-2023 for Himachal Pradesh, which is battling the catastrophe brought on by heavy rains and landslides. The Chief Minister handed over a verify of Rs 51 lakh to Chief Secretary Prabodh Saxena within the presence of his spouse Kamlesh Thakur at his official residence Oak Over. Thakur Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu has most likely develop into the primary Chief Minister of the nation who, whereas in workplace, has donated his private financial savings to the federal government to take care of the catastrophe.
The Chief Minister stated that on this time of catastrophe, each part of the society is contributing enthusiastically. Kids have damaged their piggy banks, workers have donated their salaries and aged folks have donated their pensions to the catastrophe aid fund as per their capability. Seeing this, the thought got here to his thoughts that he too ought to donate cash from his private financial savings to the catastrophe and in such a scenario, he withdrew all the cash from his financial institution and donated Rs 51 lakh at present.
Even earlier than this, Thakur Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu has donated cash giving precedence to social issues. As an MLA through the Corona interval, he donated one yr’s wage and an quantity of Rs 11 lakh to the state authorities to battle the epidemic, even by breaking his FDR. On this event, Deputy Chief Minister Mukesh Agnihotri, Well being Minister Dr. (Colonel) Dhani Ram Shandil, Agriculture Minister Chandra Kumar, Business Minister Harsh Vardhan Chauhan, Training Minister Rohit Thakur, Rural Improvement and Panchayati Raj Minister Anirudh Singh, Principal Advisor to the Chief Minister (Media) have been current. Naresh Chauhan, OSD Ritesh Kaprate and different dignitaries have been current.
FIRST PUBLISHED: September 15, 2023, 20:00 IST