Realizing the importance of economic aspects like a true visionary, he is committed to make Punjab the best investor friendly and business destination.
He is committed to promote every sport in the state and Sports Ministry under his able leadership. He hasa made huge investments towards building world-class infrastructure and facilities. In this pursuit, 10 floodlit multi-purpose stadiums worth Rs. 150 crore have been established.
Besides this, six new synthetic hockey surfaces were laid down at Faridkot, Mohali, Bathinda, Ludhiana and Ghudha in order to bring Indian hockey in line with the modern European style
Directions have been given to set up 50 new urban estates in the state. Besides that, solid waste management project has also been initiated for door-to-door scientific collection of garbage. A Rapid Bus Transit System to transform current transport systems like never before are also coming up in Amritsar.
Strenuous efforts by the Punjab government under the able leadership of the Deputy Chief Minister have resulted in making the state a Power Surplus. The state has achieved unmatched progress and inclusive growth in ever sector and making Punjab a surplus in the power sector has been one of the biggest achievements by the state. Validating the visionary efforts of Sukhbir Singh Badal, Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has been chosen as the ‘Best Performing Utility in Power Sector’ by the Central Board of Irrigation and Power.
As part of this vision 2,174 Sewa Kendras are being established in rural as well as urban areas to deliver more than 243 notified citizen centric services under a single roof and single window system. The enactment of Right to Service Act (RTS) to ensure time-bound delivery of public services and abolition of affidavits by the state has saved Rs. 300 crore thereby amply proving the government places full trust in the dignity of its citizens.
A democratic setup can never be successful without people’s participation. Citizen participation is instrumental in achieving good governance and helps in decision-making process. It facilitates the government in understanding citizens’ viewpoint and getting their feedback. Moreover, our commitment towards creating a free world devoid of any prejudices and biases can only be achieved if people can ask question and raise issues. This will also keep us in tuned with ground reality. So, I encourage each and every citizen to freely discuss various issues, ask solution to your specific problem and most importantly question us on our functioning.