The Minister said Tamil Nadu is the State where social reforms began very early and great personalities have spread egalitarian ideas.
Mayiladuthurai, 9 December (City Times): Sarbananda Sonowal In Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra: Sarbananda Sonowal, Union Minister for Port, Shipping, and Waterways, has said that the state of Tamil Nadu carries with it a rich legacy of culture and heritage. Speaking at a function on Saturday in Sembanarkoil in Mayiladuthurai as part of the nationwide Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra aimed at raising awareness among the public through outreach activities on various schemes of the Union govt, he said that Tamil Nadu gave a lot of encouragement, knowledge, wisdom, and vision for the development of India.
Social reforms began very early in TN: Sonowal
Sarbananda Sonowal In Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra:The Minister said Tamil Nadu is the State where social reforms began very early and great personalities have spread egalitarian ideas. The State has been taking the leadership in making India an Atmanirbhar Bharat and the people of Tamil Nadu play a pivotal role in the development of India.
Sonowal said the Union govt is committed to the development of all sections of society across the country. Many farmers, women, youth, and senior citizens have benefited through various initiatives and schemes of the Union govt, he said.
Modi paying special attention to schemes benefiting people
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been paying a special attention to schemes that aimed to uplift people living below poverty line,” said Sonowal, adding that the focus of the Union govt is to ensure every citizen a dignified living and earning through social security and economic progress.
The Minister distributed loan assistance to beneficiaries and women self-help group members under the Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme, Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Formalisation of Micro Food Processing Enterprises, and Stand Up India. Sunil Paliwal, Chairperson, Chennai Port Trust, and members of the BJP participated.