Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan inspected construction and development works being carried for Simhastha-2016 at Ujjain today. The Chief Minister inspected works from Bhukhi Mata Mandir’s Ghat upto Maa Kshipra. He sought information about crowd management measures. Shri Chouhan directed that roads should be widened for efficient crowd management during Simhastha.
The Chief Minister was informed by divisional commissioner Dr. Ravindra Pastor about progress of 6717 proposed works including construction of control room-cum-watchtower, building of Mela office, major bridges, external and internal roads being constructed by PWD and constructed, under-construction works of Water Resources Development Department and works being undertaken by Environment and Pollution Control Board and Madhya Pradesh Western Region Power Distribution Company. The Chief Minister also sought information about power distribution as per consumption during Simhastha. Earlier, Shri Chouhan worshipped Maa Bhukhi Mata. School Education Minister Shri Paras Jain, MP Shri Chintamani Malviya, MLA Dr. Mohan Yadav, distinguished citizens and officers were present on the occasion.