11 Sep : Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan will inaugurate the national seminar on the subject – General poor category welfare, challenges and opportunities – on September 15 at Bhopal. Opposition Leader in the Lok Sabha Smt. Sushma Swaraj will address the concluding session of the seminar. Member of Parliament and Madhya Pradesh Bharatiya Janta Party President Shri Prabhat Jha will preside over the concluding ceremony. State General Poor Category Commission Chairman Shri Babulal Jain informed that well known thinkers of the state will participate in this day-long seminar.
State Government Poor Category Welfare Commission and the Social Justice Department is jointly organising this seminar. Social Justice Minister Shri Gopal Bhargava will preside over the inaugural session. Fisheries, Veterinary, Backward Class and Minority Welfare Minister Shri Ajay Vishnoi, Technical Education, Higher Education, Culture, Public Relations Minister Shri Laxmikant Sharma and School Education Minister Smt. Archana Chitnis will be special guests of the seminar.
The Seminar will be held at the Academy of Administration and the Chief Minister will inaugurate it at 10.30 AM on September 15. Shri Chouhan and Shri Gopal Bhargava will address the inaugural session. Shri Babulal Jail will deliver welcome address and Poor Category Welfare Commission Secretary will propose a vote of thanks.
In the inaugural session the main speakers will speak about the efforts made and challenges faced for the welfare of general poor category. Shri Laxmikant Sharma will preside over the inaugural session. National Economic Backward Class Commission Chairman Major General (Retired) Shri S.R. Sinho, Professor of Baba Saheb Ambedkar National Social Science Institute, Mhow Dr. D.K. Verma and educationist Professor Nandkishore Malani will address the inaugural session.
The second session will discuss about the identification of new opportunities and action plan for development of general poor category. The main speakers who address the second session will include Prof. Dr. Ashir Mehta of Maharaja Sayajirao University, Badodara, Dr. S.P. Parashar of Ambedkar Peeth, Vikram Vishwavidyalaya, Ujjain and former director of Academy of Administration and economist Prof. R.S. Tiwari. Smt. Archana Chitnis will preside over the second session.
Smt. Sushma Swaraj will address the concluding session of the seminar at 4 PM. Shri Prabhat Jha will preside over the concluding session. Shri Ajay Vishnoi will throw light on the purpose of the seminar.