Bhilai, Feb 02, 2019: Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel paid floral tributes to Late Dau Chandulal Chandrakar on his 24th death anniversary. Baghel visited Bazar Square in Old Bhilai and garlanded the statue of this great leader. Thereafter, he moved to village Kolihapuri and paid tributes at his memorial and statue. Cabinet Minister Tamradhwaj Sahu, MLA Arun Vora and MLA Kuwar Singh Nishad were also present on the occasion.
Later addressing a gathering at village Kolihapuri, Baghel recollected his memories with Late Chandrakar and shared some of the interesting incidents. He added that Chandulal Chandrakar was a great politician and journalist. He was the first active person who imagined a separate Chhattisgarh State. Other dignitaries also spoke about the life and personality of the great leader.