Raipur, April 5
Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel has said that those people of Chhattisgarh who migrated to Telangana and Andhra Pradesh after being displaced from Bastar, Sukma, Bijapur, Dantewada during Salwa Judum, will be wholeheartedly welcomed by Chhattisgarh Government, if they decide to come back. State Government will chalk out an action plan to create a conducive environment for their rehabilitation. Chief Minister Mr. Baghel expressed aforementioned views, during his discussion with the delegation of people from Telangana at his residence office on Monday. Members of this delegation were the people who had migrated from Sukma, Bijapur and Dantewada districts of Chhattisgarh to Telangana during the Salwa Judum. Industries Minister Mr. Kawasi Lakhma, Chhattisgarh State Scheduled Tribes Commission Chairman Mr. Bhanupratap Singh were also present on the occasion.
During the meeting with Chief Minister Mr. Baghel, the delegation requested for suitable location for rehabilitation of the people returning from the aforementioned states and to provide them land for agriculture. In response to their request, Chief Minister said that peope who desire to come back to Chhattisgarh will be provided all kinds of basic facilities including ration shop, school, employment, along with the land. Additional Chief Secretary, Home Department Mr. Subrat Sahu and Director General of Police Mr. Ashok Juneja were also present on the occasion.