Mayabunder, Nov. 30: The Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra (VBSY) was held today at Gram Panchayat Basantipur and Pahalgaon in N&M Andaman District. A grassroot movement, VBSY is aimed at achieving 100% saturation of flagship programmes of GoI and to ensure that the benefits on its schemes reach all citizens for sustainable development. Embarking on the transformative journey of Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra, IEC Van was welcomed and a video was screened on the occasion. The locals enthusiastically watched the recorded message of the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India regarding the campaign. During the event at GP Basatipur, the PRIs, general public, school children and Officials took the Viksit Bharat Sankalp pledge administered by Shri Ankit Yadav, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, N&M Andaman. The VBSY at GP Basantipur witnessed live screening of launch of Drone Didi and 10,000th PM-Jan Aushadi Kendra by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India and the interaction of the Hon’ble Prime Minister with beneficiaries of various schemes.

As part of VBSY Campaign, Health Camps, Aadhaar updation camps etc. were conducted at the venue for the general public. Officials from different Departments conducted interactive sessions with the local residents wherein they were informed about the procedures to avail the welfare schemes of the Government.  Individual success stories were also weaved into the Yatra where beneficiaries presented ‘Meri Kahani Meri Zubani’, a testimony on transformation brought about by the Government’s flagship schemes in their lives. The camp witnessed a huge participation of people.