Bhopal: A sum of Rs 72 lakh has been collected through online auction of the gifts and mementos of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan. The money will be spent on the treatment of poor children below 12 years.

A number of people have donated Rs 72.54 lakh to the CM’s relief fund. People hailing from industrial houses have shown their interests in the website which was launched just last month for displaying gifts and mementos. The price of a memento was pegged at Rs 2 lakh. People can get memento by paying its price. 

The Chief Minister has termed it a human approach and appealed to all for donating fund by buying gifts and mementoes online so that poor could receive financial assistance.

JPN\ Bureau