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Possibility of Expense of Fifty Lakhs for Pitripaksa Mela Gaya,
5 September (Dainik Jagran). The administration has said that it may
spend about 50 Lakhs on expenses for the convenience of pilgrims to
the 2002 Pitripaksa Mela. The district administration released a summary
of this announcement today.
According to Brajesh Mehotra it is likely that a sum of 50 Lakhs will
be made available to various agencies for repairs, cleaning, drinking
water supply and lighting. In this it is likely that about 25 Lakhs
will be made available to the Village Development Authority and the
Regional Development Authority for repairing the main road up to Pretshila.
Apart from this the MPs Dr. Phaguni Ram and Ramji Manjhi have made about
eight lakhs available from local development funds and the local legislative
committee for various works.