Bhopal: The foundation day of Madhya Pradesh is scheduled to be celebrated with fanfare on November 1. Various events are going to be held on this special occasion. Kadaknath's chicken chicks are going to be distributed free of cost at the same event. You must all know that it is a special species of chickens found only in the areas around Jhabua in Madhya Pradesh. According to the information received, 2,000 chicks of Kadaknath will be distributed free of cost to 20 ST beneficiaries in Jhabua on the foundation day i.e. A newly constructed Hechari with a capacity of 30,240 eggs will also be dedicated on the occasion at the Poultry Region Jhabua.
It is said to benefit the beneficiaries immensely. Well, you all know that Kadaknath has got the GI tag. In Madhya Pradesh, the demand for Kadaknath chicken is constantly increasing in other states. Let me tell you that parents earn many times more than the normal chicken and in view of this, the government has launched a scheme for free Kadaknath chick distribution in three districts of Jhabua, Alirajpur Barwani for Kadaknath rearing. Under the scheme, st beneficiaries get a benefit of Rs. The scheme will benefit 106 beneficiaries of the Jhabua district, 117 beneficiaries of the 87 Barwani districts of Alirajpur.
Also, the foundation day of the state will be celebrated as self-reliant Madhya Pradesh. At the same time, the state-level event will be a special event at the Lal Parade Ground. In fact, the festival will present a 45 to 50-minute dance drama on the theme of Jan Bhagidari Abhiyan for self-reliant Madhya Pradesh through sound lighting and performance of song and music programmes after the choreography presentation.