Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi was given a warm send-off by Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh and his Cabinet colleagues today.
PM Modi took off from the Swami Vivekananda Airport in the capital.
On the occasion were also present Food Minister Mr. Punnulal Mohale, Home Minister Mr.Ramsevak Paikra and Forest Minister Mr. Mahesh Gaagda.
Also present on the occasion were Labour Minister Mr. Bhaiyyalal Rajwade, MP Mr. Ramesh Bais, Chief Secretary Mr. Ajay Singh, Collector Mr. O. P. Chowdhary and senior police officers were also present.
Modi had inaugurated some of the most crucial projects while in brief trip to Chhattisgarh.
The visit is also crucial in that Chhattisgarh is due for state election later this year.