Raipur, Chhattisgarh: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Vishnu Deo Sai decided to resume Rajim Kumbh (Kalpa) to re-establish the glory of Rajim, a city of historical and cultural importance in state.
Sai chaired a Cabinet Meeting on Friday at the Main Conference Room of the Chhattisgarh Assembly premises.
It was decided to organize Rajim Kumbh (Kalpa) Mela in place of Rajim Maghi Punni Mela.
The draft of “Chhattisgarh Rajim Maghi Punni Mela” (Amendment Bill 2024) was approved to amend the Chhattisgarh Rajim Maghi Punni Mela Act 2006.
With the resumption of Rajim Kumbh (Kalpa), the glory of Rajim Mela will be re-established at the national and international level. Moreover, the mega event will also boost cultural and religious tourism in Chhattisgarh.
To prevent and control water pollution and maintain the purity of water in the state, cabinet decided to bring a resolution in the Assembly regarding the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Amendment Bill 2023 of Government of India.