LUDHIANA: To showcase their “mannequin” village and in addition to say their love for it, a gaggle of youth from Chakar village, with the help of NRIs, have give you a construction “I Love Chakar” of their village which they declare is the primary for any village of the district. The village is thought for its infrastructure, developed with the assistance of NRIs and has a lake, relaxation home and lots of gates cum passenger ready rooms.
The undertaking has been developed by Morgan Lake Sewerage committee, which is a gaggle of about 25 youths of the village.
Sukhjit Singh, president of Morgan Lake Sewerage committee, mentioned that we now have acquired the construction constructed with the assistance of villagers, together with the NRIs. He added that the construction, contains a cemented base and particular plastic buildings, which reads “I like Chakar”.
The president of MLSC mentioned that it took a few month for completion of the undertaking and round Rs.50,000 was spent on it. He added that motive of getting this construction is that their village is thought for being a mannequin village so it ought to have infrastructure that provides it a distinct identification.
“The construction is probably the one such construction developed by the folks in any village of the district,” mentioned Sukhjit Singh. “The undertaking has it’s genesis in 2011 when late Ajmer Singh Sidhu, a reputed NRI, had laid the inspiration stone for NRI park. After he died in 2015, folks with help of NRIs accomplished the NRI park on the land donated by NRIs and fulfilled his dream and didn’t use any cash of presidency in that undertaking. Now we now have acquired ‘I Love Chakar’ constructed in entrance of NRI park”.
The member of MLSC mentioned that that they had seen such construction at another locations and wished to get it developed of their village.
“We had gone to Kullu Manali for holidays and there we noticed such a construction and later we additionally noticed it in Chandigarh. After that we considered having such construction in our village as effectively. Although Jagraon has a small such construction within the city, however no village has this construction,” mentioned MLSC member Kamaljit Singh. He added that Ludhiana based mostly professionals constructed the construction and it has vibrant lights as effectively.
In the intervening time, villagers are proud of “I like Chakar” construction that has come up within the village.
“We’re happy with the truth that our village has been referred to as Mannequin Village due to the infrastructure developed by NRIs and is taken into account to be function mannequin for villages within the state. Earlier than having this construction, we now have lake, NRI park, six fashionable gates cum passengers ready halls, NRI visitor home, CCTVs put in within the village. We even have a well being centre being run with full help of NRIs,” mentioned Chamkaur Singh, a outstanding villager. He lauded the efforts of the villagers together with youth to develop the village right into a mannequin one.