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Friday, 22-June-2018

CATTLE-FREE-ROADS-IN-HARYANA

CATTLE-FREE ROADS IN HARYANA

63 weeks ago
Steering the roads of Haryana clear of stray cattle, the Haryana government has prepared a community-based action plan for the entire state. Additional Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister, Rakesh Gupta said, “Maximum districts of the state will be free from the menace of stray cattle by June 2017. Panchkula and Ambala will be declared free from stray cattle menace by April and the entire state by August 15,” said Rakesh Gupta.” He was presiding over a meeting of Deputy Commissioners of 11 districts and other officers during the sec...
AMARAVATI-TO-GET-ELECTRIC-BUSES

AMARAVATI TO GET ELECTRIC BUSES

63 weeks ago
Unmanned electric buses will run on the roads of the upcoming city Amaravati, one of the nine planned in the residual Andhra Pradesh after Telangana was carved out of it. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that only electric buses and vehicles will be permitted to ply in the city to prevent pollution. Naidu held a meeting here with Foster and Partners and Hafeez Contractor,   the leading architects designing the government complex. Mooting the idea of a vehicle-free ...
ESIC’S-MOBILE-CLINICS-FLAGGED-OFF

ESIC’S MOBILE CLINICS FLAGGED OFF

63 weeks ago
With aims to avail government healthcare services in areas without dispensaries, the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has launched Mobile Clinic Services in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Minister of state for labour and employment, Bandaru Dattatreya, launched the ESIC Mobile Clinic Services by flagging off ‘Jan Suraksha Vans/Ambulances’ that would serve the areas not covered by ESI dispensaries in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. The ...
REMOTE-RURAL-BANKING

REMOTE RURAL BANKING

63 weeks ago
Odisha has become the first state in the country to ensure financial inclusion and extend banking services to unbanked areas through Self Help Groups (SHGs). The state government has signed an agreement with State Bank of India in this regard. “This is a historic agreement to leverage the reach and resources of Odisha Livelihood Mission (OLM) under which SHGs operate, to provide banking facilities to people in unbanked areas. Odisha is a pioneer state in carrying forward financial inclusion through close cooperation between SHGs and banks,” sa...
HIMACHAL-PRADESH-GIVES-AWAY-LEDs

HIMACHAL PRADESH GIVES AWAY LEDs

63 weeks ago
In an initiative to promote energy efficiency, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh has launched a scheme here to distribute light-emitting diode (LED) tubelights and energy-efficient fans. The scheme Ujala or ‘Unnat Jeevan by Affordable LEDs and Appliances for All’ is an extension of the state’s domestic efficient lighting programme. The Chief Minister said Ujala was an integral part of state’s energy conservation initiative and had been successfully adopted by the people. Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a jo...
HELPLINE-SOON-FOR-MEGHALAYA-WOMEN

HELPLINE SOON FOR MEGHALAYA WOMEN

64 weeks ago
The Meghalaya government will soon launch a helpline for women. The Director of Social Welfare has been entrusted with the job of installing the helpline soon, official said. Also, fast track courts have been revived for disposal of pending sexual harassment cases, while the forensic laboratory building would be inaugurated this year. Meghalaya government has already procured equipment for DNA analysis and forensic scientists have been sent for training outside the state in DNA sample collection and analysis. ...
ANTI-POLLUTION-PPP

ANTI-POLLUTION PPP

64 weeks ago
The Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia has recently proposed a public-private-partnership model for combating rising pollution levels and addressing traffic and sanitation issues in the national capital.Addressing the CII Delhi State Annual Session, Sisodia said the previous governments appeared to have “failed” to address these issues and that there is a need of having partnership with industry to deal with such problems. He said the PPP model will also provide business opportunities to industry besides solution to the city’s various problems. Pollution is the biggest problem in Delhi. Although it i...
ARUNACHAL-TO-HAVE-SMART-CLASSES

ARUNACHAL TO HAVE SMART CLASSES

64 weeks ago
Arunachal Pradesh government has inked an understanding with Educational Consultants India Limited for introducing smart classes in the state. Officials said the agreement was signed with the Department of Education for starting smart classes in schools of Arunachal Pradesh from 2017-18 onwards. The agreement was signed among three parties, namely EdCIL, the Department of Education and Department of IT. EdCIL is a PSU of the Government of India under the human resources ministry that offers Project Management and Consultancy services in the entire educati...
TEXTILE-PARK-IN-YAVATMAL

TEXTILE PARK IN YAVATMAL

64 weeks ago
The Maharashtra government has reserved 93 hectares of land in Lohara MIDC of the district for setting up a Textile Park, work on which will begin soon. A joint meeting of the concerned departments and the district administration was held at Mantralaya on March 16 to discuss the issue. The meeting was chaired by the minister of state for energy and district guardian minister of Yavatmal, Madan Yerawar. “The setting up of a Textile Park in Yavatmal MIDC area was pending for a long time due to unavailability of adequate land. The proposa...
‘MAKE-IN-RAJASTHAN’

‘MAKE IN RAJASTHAN’

64 weeks ago
In sync with the countrywide ‘Make in India’ campaign, the Rajasthan Cooperatives Minister Ajay Singh Kilak has announced that the state government would now promote the ‘Make in Rajasthan’ concept. Answering to the debate on the Cooperatives Department in the state assembly, he said that appointment to more than 1,550 posts lying vacant in cooperative societies will be made soon. Following the debate, the House passed the grant of over Rs 535.51 crore with voice vote. The minister announced that women cooperative societies in dair...
deendayal-rasoi-yojna

DEENDAYAL RASOI YOJNA

66 weeks ago
In order to provide food at subsidised rate to the poor in urban areas, Finance Minister Jayant Malaiya announced ‘Deendayal Rasoi Yojna’, while presenting Madhya Pradesh’s Budget for 2017-2018. He said a sum of Rs 10 crore will be allocated for creating necessary infrastructure to implement the scheme. The minister said: “Year 2017, the birth centenary year of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya, is being celebrated as ‘Garib Kalyan Varsh’. To mark the year, ‘Deendayal Rasoi Yojna’ is being launched.
digitally-equipped-postmen

DIGITALLY EQUIPPED POSTMEN

66 weeks ago
The importance of postmen would be restored in this digital society. Now, they are digitally equipped after getting cyber training. They will move home to home for opening new banking accounts through necessary documents. The Post and Telegraph Department has decided to launch a campaign in four districts of Bihar for opening accounts in India Post Payment Bank. A target has already been fixed like commercial banks functioning across the country. In the first phase, Muzaffarpur, Gaya, Purnea and Bhagalpur would be covered under the scheme of India Post Pa...