Raipur: Preparations are in full swing for Rajyotsav (Chhattisgarh State Anniversary Celebration) to be held from November 1 to 3. Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) in Panchayat and Rural Development Department RP Mandal on Monday visited Science College Ground-the venue of celebration- to inspect preparations. He gave necessary directions to officers of public works department, culture department and CSIDC.
He also gathered information about stage, audience gallery and parking arrangements. The ACS also took note of the arrangements being made for stalls to be set up by various state government departments and public sector undertakings at the venue during Rajyotsav. He told the concerned officers to carry out all tasks on war footing and complete preparations within stipulated time frame.
General administration department secretary Reeta Shandilya, deputy inspector general of police Ajay Yadav, culture department commissioner Anil Sahu, collector Dr S Bhartidasan, Raipur municipal commissioner Shiv Anant Tayal and senior officers of various departments