at Raipur Kalan
Chandigarh Oct. 23:- Sh. Manoj Kumar Parida, IAS , Adviser to the Administrator, UT, Chandigarh today laid the foundation stone of Animal Birth Control Centre at village Raipur Kalan, here in presence of Sh. Rajesh Kumar, Mayor, Sh. Arun Kumar Gupta, IAS, Principal Secretary Home, Sh. K.K. Yadav, IAS, Commissioner, Sh. Hardeep Singh, Senior Deputy Mayor, Sh. S.K. Jain, Additional Commissioner, Councilors & officers of MCC and prominent persons of the area.
While addressing the gathering, the Adviser said that animals can not speak for themselves, we are their voice and providing care centre for them is best service in the universe. He said that with the MCC is doing good not only for the citizens of Chandigarh but also looking after the care services for the animals too. He appreciated the work of MCC for provision of cattle pond in 15 acre land and building the dog care shelter in the 1.4 acre land. He assured the MCC for providing sufficient funds for completing and running of the project.
On the occasion, the Mayor said that the animal birth control centre will be established in 1.40 acre land out of 15 acres land of MCC at Raipur Kalan. Rest of the land used to provide cattle pond. He said that animal birth control centre will be comprised of 5 dog kennels to accommodate 300 dogs.
Earlier, the Commissioner welcomed the Chief Guest and other dignitaries at the function. He said that Hospital, Laboratory, kitchen, parking area and dormitory to accommodate 10-12 workers will be provided in the centre. He said that the centre would be constructed within one year time period and will be made fully functional.