Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India] : Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kailash Vijayvargiya on Saturday termed the party’s manifesto in Madhya Pradesh as ‘revolutionary’ adding that the manifesto will give a new direction to the state.
‘It is a revolutionary manifesto, especially for farmers, youth and women and for the welfare of the common man and the middle class. One person from each family will be ensured employment. I feel this manifesto will give a new direction to the state,’ said Vijayvargiya.
Lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of ensuring food grain at a subsidised rate every month for over 80 crore beneficiaries under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PM-GKAY) since its launch in April 2020.
Vijayvargiya said, ‘I also feel honoured to say that the double engine government, under the leadership of PM Modi, has taken the decision to continue the scheme of providing free 5 kg ration per individual for another five years.’
The BJP leader further mentioned that the Ayushman Yojna will also be extended and there will be no one in this state who will not have a pucca (solid) roof over their head.
‘All these schemes are going to revolutionize the development in Madhya Pradesh,’ said Vijayvargiya.
Earlier during the day, BJP National President JP Nadda released the party’s Sankalp Patra (manifesto) for forthcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly polls at Kushabhau Thackeray Convention Center (Minto Hall) in Bhopal.
Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, BJP State President VD Sharma, Union Ministers Jyotiraditya Scinda, Ashwani Vaishnav, Prahlad Patel and others were present on the occasion.
The Sankalp Patra was named ‘Modi ki guarantee, BJP ka bharosa, Madhya Pradesh Sankalp Patra 2023’ (Modi’s Guarantee, Trust in BJP, Madhya Pradesh Sankalp Patra 2023). There are ten major resolutions of the party in the manifesto which include the implementation of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana for 5 years in which free ration to all the poor families and apart from this the party will provide pulses, mustard oil and sugar at subsidised rates.
The other resolution states no family in Madhya Pradesh will remain homeless. For this, along with the Prime Minister’s Housing Scheme, the Chief Minister will start the Public Housing Scheme. The Ladli Bahna will get the benefit of housing along with monthly financial assistance.
Madhya Pradesh is set to undergo polls on November 17 and the counting of votes will take place on December 3. Voters will choose legislators from 230 Assembly constituencies.