BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) on Sunday demanded a white paper from the State authorities on pucca homes supplied to the folks to this point. The white paper ought to embrace particulars of the homes supplied to the folks underneath the Indira Awas Yojana (IAY) and underneath the Pucca Ghar Yojana introduced by the State authorities.
A white paper can solely convey out the reality concerning the claims of the State authorities that it has sanctioned lakhs of pucca ghar to the folks, stated get together chief Panchanan Kanungo.
Referring to the declare of the federal government that it had evacuated greater than seven lakh folks to secure shelters throughout the cyclone Yaas, Kanungo stated that this has uncovered its declare of profitable implementation of the Pucca Ghar scheme.
“If the federal government had supplied so many pucca homes to the folks, what was the necessity to shift so many individuals from solely three districts which had been affected by the cyclone,” he added.
Kanungo stated Odisha has confronted seven cyclones over the last 21 years, however the authorities is attempting to take credit score each time by evacuating giant numbers of individuals with out creating concrete infrastructure like pucca homes.
The State authorities has additionally did not ship on well being and schooling sectors, he stated and added that 9200 posts of docs are vacant in main well being centres and group well being centres of the State.
Equally, over 11,000 lecturers are required in excessive colleges and first colleges of the State, he stated and added that with out appointing unemployed educated youths to those posts, authorities is specializing in partaking visitor lecturers on contract.