Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports activities Anurag Thakur on Sunday stated the drug mafia are spreading their tentacles and harming the youth, and sports activities can play a significant position in ending the menace. Addressing a public assembly in Pandwin village right here, the minister referred to as upon mother and father to encourage their kids to actively take part in sports activities.
“The drug mafia are spreading their tentacles and harming the nation in addition to the youth. Sports activities can play a significant position in ending the drug menace,” stated Thakur. “A complete coverage has been framed for developing enjoying fields throughout the nation to interact the youth in sports activities and persuade them to shun drug use,” he stated.
Thakur, the BJP MP from Hamirpur, additionally hit out on the ruling Congress, accusing it of not fulfilling its promise of giving ladies within the state a month-to-month allowance of Rs 1,500.”Our moms and sisters are nonetheless ready for Rs 1,500 monthly. They’d have obtained Rs 10,000 of their accounts by now if the promise had been fulfilled,” he stated.
“Himachal had made spectacular progress in a number of fields and achieved (varied) milestones underneath the double-engine authorities however the growth has come to a standstill up to now six months. The onus to hurry up growth is now on the Congress authorities,” he stated.
Thakur stated greater than 100 ladies bought employment in MP Cellular Well being Service Ambulance in Hamirpur. Underneath the service, persons are offered free well being checkups at their doorsteps.