Madhya Pradesh will have a Minister for Happiness
Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday took the lead in India and announced that a new department of happines would be set up in the State
The Chief Minister made this announcement while addressing the concluding session of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state executive.
“For bringing all-round prosperity among the people of Madhya Pradesh, the department of happiness would be constituted”, he said adding only materialitic prosperity cannot bring joy to life.
After Bhutan had fixed gross national happiness as it’s main priority, in February this year UAE became a trend setter when Shaikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and the ruler of Dubai created two new portfolios – Happiness and Tolerance.