CM launches the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana in Majuli.
Guwahati/ 19th June’2017 (Prag News Desk): Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday lauunched an android mobile app that will impart information on Satriya culture, Mising culture, carbon registry, information on hotels, transport, lodges, car mechanic, car rentals and all information regarding district administration, etc., of Majuli.
Sonowal participated in the Making of Developed India (Modi) fest organised at Garmur in Majuli. The Modi Fest showcases the achievements of the NDA Government at the Centre in the last three years led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The Chief Minister also inaugurated the Ujjwala scheme at Majuli. He expressed his elation and stated that the government is ardently committed to the empowerment of women and Ujjwala scheme is that tool ensuring empowerment. He said tha 16,000 Majuli families below the poverty line will be brought under the shade of the scheme.
The Chief Minister flaged off the work of the 18.40-km Auniati-Bongaon and 16.20-km Jengrai-Halodhibari connecting routes in the river island. Besides, the Chief Minister also felicitated meritorious students of Majuli who passed HSLC and HS examinations 2016-2017.