Rs 8 cr devpt projects okayed for Naxal-hit areas in C`garh

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has approved projects worth Rs eight crore for the the Naxal-infested region in the state.

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2010, 16:12 PM IST

Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has approved projects worth Rs eight crore for the the Naxal-infested region in the state.

"Security and development are the priorities of our government for the Naxal-infested region," Singh said at a meeting of Tribal Development Authority held at Jagdalpur
yesterday.

After deliberations with officers of various departments, he approved developmental projects worth Rs eight crore for the Naxal-hit areas in the state.

He said the construction of roads in these areas will be carried out with full security.

PTI