CM Vasundhara Raje ‘lifts’ development prospects for Dholpur.
A recently approved lift irrigation project for eastern Rajasthan will pave way for new development corridors for Dholpur. Aspirations of early implementation of the ambitious project were kindled at public hearing held by chief minister Vasundhara Raje in the district on Friday. “Work on the Rs 852 crore Dholpur lift irrigation project is expected to commence by end of this year. The project will bring new wave of prosperity for the entire district,” said the chief minister.
On completion the project, it is expected to irrigate more than 13,000 hectares of land. However, at the public hearing the chief minister also assured of many more development works to commence soon in the district. “The foundation stone for Rs 100 crore district hospital will be laid by December, 50 bighas of land has already been allotted for the purpose,” the CM said.
At the public hearing held on next day of Diwali, large number of local citizens turned up to greet the chief minister on the festive occasion and express their gratitude for the development works being held in the area. The chief minister in return further assured them of her commitment to betterment of all sections.
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