Chhattisgarh Chief Minister-designate Vishnu Deo Sai on Sunday accused the Congress of treating tribals as a vote financial institution and mentioned his celebration BJP takes care of their welfare.
Mr Sai (59), a distinguished tribal face within the state, was on Sunday elected because the legislative celebration chief throughout a gathering of 54 newly elected BJP lawmakers right here.
The Chief Minister-designate within the night reached the state visitor home ‘Pahuna’ the place he met celebration employees, who have been eagerly ready there after the announcement of his election to the highest publish.
Mr Sai mentioned, “Certainly, it is a massive duty (the Chief Minister publish) and difficult, however I’ve full religion that I’ll proceed to get steerage and assist from nationwide management and all celebration MLAs.”
“I’ve discharged no matter obligations given by the celebration to me, and I’m assured that this time additionally, I’ll discharge the brand new difficult duty in an identical method,” he added.
When requested whether or not his appointment to the highest publish will profit the celebration in adjoining tribal-dominated states like Odisha and Jharkhand, Mr Sai mentioned tribals of the nation are related to BJP as they very effectively know that it’s their solely well-wisher celebration.
“Honourable Droupadi Murmu ji, who comes from a tribal group, grew to become the President of the nation within the BJP regime. A separate tribal growth ministry was shaped when the Atal Bihari Vajpayee authorities was on the Centre. Vajpayee ji was additionally the founding father of Chhattisgarh,” he mentioned.
Tribals are effectively conscious that underneath the BJP rule, their growth, well-being, and respect are achievable, he mentioned.
Later, Mr Sai went to Jai Stambh Chowk within the capital and paid respect to the statue of Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh, a freedom fighter from the tribal group.
“At this time is the demise anniversary of Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh and due to this fact, I’ve come to pay tribute to him,” he advised reporters.
“BJP takes care of the tribal group. I shouldn’t say this as we speak however the Congress treats tribals as their vote financial institution…” he claimed.
Subsequently, he went to his residence in Vidhayak Colony the place he was given a heat welcome by his relations and celebration employees.
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