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Kaithal’s progress shows my performance: Surjewala

chandigarh Updated: Aug 23, 2014 08:36 IST

What are the high points of your term?

My contribution as industries and commerce minister towards making Haryana the number one state in terms of per capita investment and also in terms of physical realisation of promised investment which is about 81%. I can look back with satisfaction that I could play a role in defusing the social strife in different parts of the state — Mirchpur, Pabnawa, Jind rail and road rook agitation. These were sorted out amicably due to our efforts.

Anything you wanted to accomplish as an MLA?

The Yamunnagar-Ladwa state highway project could not be completed on account of insufficient funds and land acquisition problems. Not much could be done on DMIC corridor which would have brought huge investment and employment opportunities.

Would you like to contest again and why should people re-elect you?

I definitely would like to contest. All round development of my assembly constituency, Kaithal, which has propelled it from a backward region to one of the mos.