A new Mini Secretariat will come at Bilaspur, Himachal Chief Minister, Virbhadra Singh said at the concluding ceremony of week-long Nalwari Fair at Bilaspur here today.
The Chief Minister also inaugurated the Ghaghas bridge over Ail khud on National Highway constructed at the cost of Rs. 5.81 crore and he inaugurated District Attorneys building at Changar sector which has been constructed at a cost of Rs. 1.68 crore.
Virbhadra Singh said that Rs. 21.55 crore sewerage treatment scheme had been sanctioned for Bilaspur town for which the work of land acquisition was in progress. “Besides this, work on Kol Dam Lift Drinking Water Supply Scheme, being constructed at a cost of Rs. 64.66 crore would be completed by the end of this year and it would connect many drinking water schemes of Sadar, Ghumarwin and Naina Devi assembly constituencies,” Singh said.
Singh said that the district administration had been directed for allotment of plots to the oustees of Bhakra Dam who lost their land in Govind Sagar Lake. He said that land had already been identified for development of two sectors near HRTC workshop and the government had proposed to setup a hydro engineering college in Bilaspur district.