Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao said that the proposed Grama Jyoti programme should be implemented in all villages from August 17 and plans for development of villages during the next four years should be prepared at grama sabhas.
Grama Jyoti Programme in all villages from Aug 17
He was reviewing arrangements for Grama Jyoti launch in villages with chief secretary Rajeev Sharma, Panchyat Raj principal secretary Raymond Peter, commissioner Anita Ramachandran and principal secretary in the CMO Narsing Rao at a meeting held in Secretariat here on Wednesday.
He suggested them to release funds to villages depending on the plans prepared in tune with the population of the village. He asked them to apprise the people how much funds were released to villages for executing which work.
He directed them to purchase 25000 rickshaws for garbage lifting and dispatch them to villages depending on the population. As part of Grama Jyoti, saplings should be planted in large numbers.
He decided to hold meetings with change agents shortly. He went through the draft policy on Grama Jyoti.