Marathwada development our top priority: Chavan

Maharashtra Government would accord top priority in clearing development backlog in Marathwada region, Chief Minister Ashok Chavan said.

Last Updated: Sep 18, 2010, 00:40 AM IST

Aurangabad: Maharashtra Government would
accord top priority in clearing development backlog in
Marathwada region, Chief Minister Ashok Chavan said.

Many development projects had been taken up in the
last few years and the remaining work will be accorded top
priority, he said.

He was speaking to reporters after paying tributes to
the martyrs of the Marathwada liberation movement here.

"The State Government`s policy is to provide jobs to
everyone and attract foreign investment. This year the crop
yield is likely to be better due to a good monsoon and problem
of the drinking water would also be solved," Chavan, who hails
from Nanded in Marathwada, said.

Minister of Industries Rajendra Darda, Guardian
Minister Radhkishan Vikhe-Patil, MP Chandrakant Khaire and
Mayor Anita Ghodele, among others, were present on the
occasion.

PTI