CM Jai Ram Thakur announces 4 per cent DA to employees and pensioners

free textbooks to govt school students of 9th and 10th class

CM Jai Ram Thakur announces 4 per cent DA to employees and pensioners

- Advertisement -

Shimla: Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur announced 4 per cent Dearness Allowance to the employees and pensioners of the state government to be paid from January, 2019 onwards. This decision would provide annual additional financial benefit of Rs 260 crore to the employees of the State.
While presiding over the State Level Independence day celebration function at historic Ridge Shimla, the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur hoisted the National Flag. Chief Minister also announced that in future, the girl candidates of the State would not have to deposit examination fee for appearing in the entrance tests conducted by the State Public Service Commission and State Subordinate Services Selection Board.



He also announced free textbooks to government school students of 9th and 10th class, which would benefit over 65,000 students of the State. He announced enhancement in financial assistance being given to ex-servicemen, widows of ex-servicemen and their dependants above the years of 60 years and were not getting old age or any another pension from existing 10,000 to Rs 20,000 per annum. The Chief Minister announced enhancement of financial assistance from Rs. 3000 to Rs. 10,000 per month to fighters of Second World War and from Rs. 3000 to Rs. 5000 to the war widows.

Jai Ram Thakur said that the State government was giving priority to welfare of senior citizens, women and vulnerable sections of the society. Over 3.57 lakh senior citizens were being provided an increased pension of Rs. 1500 per month under social security pension and overall 5.35 lakh eligible persons were being covered under social security pension scheme in the State.


While laying stress on environment conservation and women empowerment, He said that government has also started ‘Sahara Yojna’ for patients suffering from serious diseases who need constant care, under which Rs. 2000 per month as financial support would be provided. The State government has also launched ‘Himcare’ scheme to provide better medical facilities to those people, who are not covered under Pradhan Mantri Arogya Yojana-Ayushman Bharat in the State. Jai Ram Thakur said that State Government was committed to double the income of the farming community and natural farming was being promoted in a big way. Pradhan Mantri Samman Nidhi Yojana is being effectively implemented in the State under which incentive of Rs. 6000 per year was being provided to the farmers.

He said that to explore new horizons in the field of tourism, the government has initiated ‘Nai Rahein-Nai Manzilein’ scheme to develop virgin destinations of tourism importance. He said that Chanshal valley of Shimla, Janjehli valley of Mandi and Bir Billing of Kangra districts were being developed in the first phase under the scheme. The Chief Minister presented Himachal Gaurav Purskar to Nishad Kumar and Lt. Commander Pratibha Jamwal. He gave away Prarena Satrot Puraskars to Subedar Rinjin Dorje, Alikya and Himkara Organisation.

He presented Civil Services Award to HP State Disaster Management Authority, which was received by former Additional Chief Secretary Manisha Nanda. The district level Disaster Management Authority awards were presented to Kullu and Lahaul and Spiti districts which were received by the then Deputy Commissioners Yunus Khan and Ashwini Kumar respectively.

हिमाचल अभी अभी Mobile App का नया वर्जन अपडेट करने के लिए इस link पर Click करें …. 

- Advertisement -

Facebook Join us on Facebook Twitter Join us on Twitter Instagram Join us on Instagram Youtube Join us on Youtube

RELATED NEWS

हिमाचल अभी अभी बुलेटिन

Top : News

कांगड़ा और ऊना में कार्यरत पंजाब के इन कर्मचारियों को अवकाश घोषित

काम में कौताही पर पंचायत प्रधान और वार्ड सदस्य बर्खास्त

संतोषगढ़ के चौकी प्रभारी लाइन हाजिर, एसपी के आदेशों को हल्के में ले रहे थे

सेल्फी ले रही दो सहेलियां पार्वती नदी में बही, एक बच निकली दूसरी का अता-पता नहीं

शांता क्यों बोले ,जीवन के अंतिम पड़ाव पर मुझे किसी से भी प्रमाण पत्र की जरूरत नहीं

धूमल बोलेः कागजी सवाल करते हैं कांग्रेसी, कागजों में बनती है राजधानी

ऊना में नशा माफियाः अवैध शराब, चरस और प्रतिबंधित दवाओं सहित दो धरे

महिला मौत मामलाः एसएचओ हमीरपुर ने शव ले जा रहे लोगों पर क्यों तानी पिस्टल, होगी जांच

रातों रात सड़क पर कर डाला कब्जा, विभाग ने भेजा नोटिस

शराब की बोतल हाथ में लेकर छात्राओं के सामने टिक टॉक वीडियो बनाता गया कॉलेज कर्मी

मुकेश बोले, धर्मशाला दूसरी राजधानी है,सत्ता में लौटते ही उठाएंगे व्यापक कदम

दीनदयाल उपाध्याय अस्पताल के औचक निरीक्षण पर पहुंचे राज्यपाल दत्तात्रेय

टैक्सी चालक हत्या मामले में परिजनों ने मंडी-पठानकोट एनएच पर किया चक्का जाम

पच्छाद उपचुनाव : डैमेज कंट्रोल के लिए खुद प्रचार में उतरे सीएम, बडू साहिब गुरुद्वारे में नवाया शीश

पहले किया हमला फिर लगाई आग, पति-पत्नी की मौत, बेटी गंभीर

Download Himachal Abhi Abhi App Himachal Abhi Abhi IOS App Himachal Abhi Abhi Android App

राशिफल

Himachal Abhi Abhi E-Paper




सब्सक्राइब करें Himachal Abhi Abhi अलर्ट
Logo - Himachal Abhi Abhi

पाएं दिनभर की बड़ी ख़बरें अपने डेस्कटॉप पर

अभी नहीं ठीक है