CM pays tribute on the occasion of Maharana Pratap Jayanti
Kangra, June 2
Maharana Pratap was a fearless warrior who has put up historic resistance against foreign invaders and also exhibited true bravery in the famous Battle of Haldighati. This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while presiding over the function on the occasion of Maharana Pratap Jayanti organised by Rajput Kalyan Sabha at Pathiar in Nagrota Bagwan Assembly Constituency of district Kangra, today.
Paying his tributes the Chief Minister said that Maharana Pratap is a symbol of indomitable courage and valour, who has inspired many generations and will be remembered for many years to come. He said that the nation is fortunate to have the strong and determined leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has made every Indian proud through his decisions in the entire world. He said that Himachal Pradesh has witnessed all-round development in the past four and half years due to the constant efforts of the double engine government. Every section of the society has benefited from the policies and programmes of the Central and the State Governments. He said that in recent times, BJP has made Mission Repeat a success in four states and in the coming assembly elections of Himachal Pradesh, BJP would come to power again with the support of the people.
Earlier, Jai Ram Thakur inaugurated the secondary wing of Maharana Pratap International Public School at Pathiar in District Kangra. He lauded the efforts of Rajput Kalyan Sabha and announced Rs. 51 lakh assistance to the school and assured all possible help from the government to the school.
The Chief Minister also honoured the gallantry awardees in the function. Rajput Kalyan Sabha gave a rousing welcome to the Chief Minister.
Speaker HP Vidhan Sabha Vipin Singh Parmar said that before and after the independence of India, many personalities have made sacrifices for the country. He said that the life of Maharana Pratap also gives many lessons to the society and we all get a chance to connect with history through such events. He said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has started the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav program, through which the efforts of Unsung Heroes are being highlighted.
Rajya Sabha MP Indu Goswami and MLA Arun Mehra also spoke on the occasion and welcomed the Chief Minister.
MLA Vishal Neharia, former Minister Ravinder Ravi, Chairman Rajput Kalyan Sabha Trust Thakur Kuldeep Singh, President of Sabha K.S. Chambial and office bearers and members of Sabha, Deputy Commissioner Dr. Nipun Jindal, Principal, Maharana Pratap International Public School Punjab Singh and staff members were also present on the occasion among others.