13 April, Chandigarah
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced to open Village Secretariat in every village so that people can take the benefit of government schemes at their door steps.
Stating this in an inauguration function of first such Village Secretariat at Haibatpur village in Jind district, Mr Khattar said that inauguration of this Village Secretariat was first step in the direction of setting up Village Secretariat in every village of the state.
He said all facilities would be made available for the people at Village Secretariat so that they do not have to visit district headquarters to settle their issues and take benefits of government schemes. He said that the Village Secretariat, built on 8,500 square feet area at the cost of Rs 48 lakh, has 17 rooms with all modern amenities.
It has setup Yoga and Vyayamshala, Office of Sarpanch, Patwari and Village Secretary, Kisan Sewa Kendra, Post office, Health centre, Telephone exchange, Aanganwadi Centre, Bank branch, ATM facility, Election office, Intelligence department office and Police help centre,
The secretariat also has Vita booth, five shops of Computer and other technical products, Cooperative, Ration Depot office and Store and Marriage hall.