Seraikela: The State Transport and SC/ST and BC Welfare Minister Champai Soren distributed appointment letters among the 3 persons appointed as chowkidars in the district on compassionate grounds.
Those who were handed out the appointment letters included Malti Hansda of Rajnagar, Kartik of Kharsawan and Sadhu Soy of Pathanmara.
Later, in his address, Champai Soren said that the speed of development would soon be expedited in the state. He said that although coronavirus pandemic has thrown a spanner into the wheel of development, the obstacles would soon be obviated and the pace of development expedited.
He said that the state government is aware of its responsibilities and is working on various schemes to ameliorate the condition of the backward communities in the state.