Punjab Cupboard nod to water tourism coverage
Chandigarh, February 21
The state Cupboard on Tuesday gave nod to the Punjab State Water Tourism Coverage, which seeks to draw personal funding close to water our bodies within the state.
The choice was taken at a gathering chaired by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann. Amongst different selections taken by the Cupboard at present, embrace permission of change of land use, structure plan/constructing plan and licence to colony might be given at a single time which can scale back the time-line for granting the permission to 45-60 days.
It additionally cleared the Punjab Foodgrains Transportation Coverage, 2023, and Punjab Foodgrains Labour and Cartage Coverage, 2023. It has sought an upward revision of 25 per cent in wages of labours from the Meals Company of India.
The Cupboard additionally gave ex-post facto approval to extend the wage of patwari on a contractual foundation from Rs 25,000 to Rs 35,000 and to increase the higher age restrict from 64 to 67 years w.e.f. August 16, 2022.
The Punjab State Journey Tourism Coverage, which offers a clear mechanism for approval of journey tourism tasks, might be cleared by an empowered committee chaired by the CM.
Push to Punjabi, quota for riot victims
- Modification in Punjab Retailers and Business Institutions Guidelines, 1958 to advertise Punjabi
- Now, it will likely be obligatory for each institution to show its title on the board in Gurmukhi script in Punjabi
- A go-ahead to increase reservation of 5% to riots/terror victims in allotment of plots/homes