BJP criticises the chief minister of Chhattisgarh for preventing 16 lakh households from flying the flag.

Opposition claims Bhupesh Baghel denounced 16 lakh households for raising national flag . The central government had to withdraw the program from the state .

RAIPUR (By Partha Sarathi Behera) RAIPUR: As the tug-of-war between Congress and opposition BJP in Chhattisgarh continues, opposition MLA Ranjana Dipendra Sahu, who was appointed as spokesperson on Friday, claims that chief minister Bhupesh Baghel denounced 16 lakh households for raising the national flag.On the historic occasion of Amrit Mahotsav, the tricolor would have been displayed in 16 lakh houses in Chhattisgarhs that were to be built under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, according to her, but the chief minister did not contribute the state's share to the scheme.The central government had to withdraw the program from the state.According to her, the chief minister should apologise to the state's residents.