HP cabinet gives nod to Sashakt Mahila Yojna

Shimla, Nov 20(UNI) Himachal Pradesh Cabinet in its meeting held here on Tuesday under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur accorded its approval to implement Sashakt Mahila Yojna in the State with a vision to empower rural women by providing them an interface for organization and socio-economic development.

The scheme also envisages to link rural women with sustainable livelihood opportunities and improving their skill by imparting training.

The Cabinet gave its permission in principle to open government pharmacy college in Seraj area of Mandi district.

The Cabinet gave its consent for creation of Sub Tehsil at Mandap in district Mandi which will have total 9 patwar circles for population of 12440.

The Cabinet decided to open a Police Post at Yashwant Nagar under Police Station Rajgarh in Sirmaur district along-with creation of seven posts of various categories to facilitate the people of 48 villages of the area. Similarly, it also approved to open Police Post at Shoghi under Boileauganj Police Station in Shimla district.

It approved to fill up 54 posts of Junior Office Assistant (IT) on contract basis in Women and Child Development Directorate, Himachal Pradesh.

Nod was given to fill up the posts of three crèche workers and 15 posts of crèche helpers in crèches being managed by H.P. State Council for Child Welfare under National Creche Scheme in different districts of the State.

The approval was also accorded for creation and filling up ten posts of Junior Office Assistant (IT) on contract basis in Industries Department.

The decision was made to convert part time workers of all the departments of the State Government including part time water carriers of the Education Department who have continuously completed eight years of their service as on 31st March, 2018 and 30th September, 2018 as daily wagers.

It agreed to open Ayurvedic Health Centre at village Sain in Bharanta Gram Panchyat of Thural tehsil in Kangra district along-with creation of requisite posts to run this Centre.

It also gave its approval to fill up vacant 84 posts of warders in H.P. Prisons and Correctional Services Department on contract basis.

The approval was given to fill up ten posts of Class-III and Class-IV of diffe
rent categories in Himachal Pradesh Technical University, Hamirpur. 

The cabinet also approved amendment to Section 35 of the H.P. Town and Country Planning Rules, 2014 so that the deviations in the construction could be compounded expeditiously in light of various judicial pronouncements. 

A presentation was given by the Tourism and Civil Aviation Department on Ropeway system for tourist pilgrims and decongestion of cities in the State.

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