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CM will tour Bijapur for two days

Source: TOI
TNN 23 November 2009, 09:47pm

BIJAPUR: Chief minister B S Yeddyurappa will visit Bijapur district for two days from Tuesday to oversee flood-relief Work

Briefing reporters the CM's itinerary here on Monday, district minister Govind Karjol said Yeddyurappa will tour Bagalkot district on Tuesday and stay at Bijapur for the night. On Wednesday, he will lay foundation stones for the rehabilitation of flood-hit Ukumanal village (at 9.30 am), Nad BK village of Indi taluk (12.30 pm), Arjunagi village (2 pm), and Ramanalli and Guddalli villages of Sindagi taluk.

The foundation stone for other villages will be laid by local MLAs, the minister said, adding he himself may lay some foundation stones if time permits. The government will relocate 42 flood-affected villages in the district, Karjol said, adding the land required for 25 villages has already been purchased. The land for other villages will be purchased immediately. The government has earmarked Rs 5 crore for the shifting of…