The matter of giving benefit of reservation in jobs under outsourcing policy to candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes, is under consideration with the State Government:Manohar Lal .

Chandigarh, Mar 12 – Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal said that the matter of giving benefit of reservation in jobs under outsourcing policy to candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes, is under consideration with the State Government.

        The Chief Minister was replying to a question during the ongoing budget session of Vidhan Sabha, here today.

        He said that the matter has been raised on his initiative that if reservation was available in recruitment for regular posts then why not under outsourcing policy. He said that till now, be it the INLD Government from 1999-2004 or Congress Government till 2014, no Government had the courage to extend benefit of reservation to Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes under the outsourcing policy. He said that there are 51 departments in the government and each department engage employees under outsourcing policy as per its requirement and every year changes are made in it.

        Mr. Manohar Lal assured the House that the Speaker of Haryana Vidhan Sabha has asked the Chief Secretary office to submit details of employees engaged under outsourcing policy from April 1, 2014 to January 31, 2018, within one week.

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Government schools in Mewat and Morni areas have been upgraded by giving relaxation in norms:RAM BILAS SHARMA. 

Chandigarh, March 12 – Haryana Education Minister, Mr Ram Bilas Sharma said that government schools in Mewat and Morni areas have been upgraded by giving relaxation in norms. In Mewat, three primary schools have been upgraded to the level of middle and five middle and three high schools have been upgraded to the level of senior secondary.  

          Mr Sharma was replying to a question during ongoing budget session of Haryana Vidhan Sabha here today.

          He said that present government has framed special schemes for the development of Mewat. The list of upgraded institutes has included 26 schools of Mewat. For upgradation of schools to the level of senior secondary in Mewat and Morni areas, minimum number of students has been reduced to 105 from 210 earlier, he added.

=============================================        In Haryana, water reached to 88 tails of canals after a period of 20 years or more. 

Chandigarh, March 12 – In Haryana, water reached to 88 tails of canals after a period of 20 years or more. Feeding of almost all tails resulted in irrigation of about 6,230 hectares of additional agriculture land in the state.

          This was informed during question hour of question during ongoing budget session of Haryana Vidhan Sabha here today.

          It was informed that 1415 water works tanks meant for drinking water supply and 3600 village ponds meant for drinking water for cattle population were also fed upto capacity. A sum of Rs191 crore was spent on renovation and rehabilitation of canals. Apart from Rs 44 crore on rehabilitation and renovation of pumps, Rs 24 crore on rehabilitation of power supply systems and Rs120 crore on operation, maintenance and repair works were spent.

          A plan has also been prepared to feed 7 tails by Western Jamuna Canal and Bhakhra Main Line Canal.

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 Haryana Vidhan Sabha today passed the Haryana Private Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2018 paving the way for setting up of IILM University at Gurugram.

Chandigarh, March 12 – Haryana Vidhan Sabha today passed the Haryana Private Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2018 paving the way for setting up of IILM University at Gurugram.

            As many as 21 private Universities had already been set up under the Act and after the amendment, IILM University at Gurugram would be the 22 such university.  

            Haryana Vidhan Sabha  passed six more bills which included the Haryana Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Adoption Bill, 2018, the Haryana Development and Regulation of Urban Areas (Amendment) Bill, 2018, the Motor Vehicles (Haryana Amendment) Bill, 2018, the Haryana Civil Services (Executive Branch) and Allied Services and Other Services Common/Combined Examination (Amendment) Bill, 2018, the Haryana Private Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2018, the Haryana Motor Vehicles Taxation (Amendment) Bill, 2018 and the Haryana Appropriation (No.1) Bill, 2018.

        The Haryana Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Adoption Bill, 2018 would be applicable to all clinical establishments having more than 50 beds and for providing quality health care.

         The Haryana Development and Regulation of Urban Areas (Amendment) Bill, 2018 has been passed to allow grant of specified category of licences after following the bidding or auction process as an alternate  to first come first serve policy after following a prescribed procedure in this regard.

        The Motor Vehicles (Haryana Amendment) Bill, 2018 has been passed so that State Transport Undertaking may operate on any route as Stage Carriage under any permit issued therefore to such undertaking, any vehicle, placed at the disposal and under the control of such undertaking by the owner of such vehicle under any arrangement, entered into between such owner and the undertaking for the use of the said vehicle by the undertaking.

        The Haryana Civil Services (Executive Branch) and Allied Services and Other Services Common/Combined Examination (Amendment) Bill, 2018 has been passed to include the post of Naib Tehsildar in Haryana Civil Services (Executive Branch) and Allied Services and Other Services Common/Combined Examination Act, 2002.

        The Haryana Motor Vehicles Taxation (Amendment) Bill, 2018, has been passed to rationalize the rate of interest charged under the Haryana Motor Vehicles Taxation Act, 2016 and to reduce the same from one and half per cent per month to one per cent per month that is twelve per cent per annum. The Act would also empower the government for the grant of exemption from the tax liability and to refund the amount of tax and penalty paid in excess of the tax due either prospectively or retrospectively.

        The Haryana Appropriation (No.1) Bill, 2018 has been passed to provide for the appropriation out of the Consolidated Fund of the state of the sums required to meet the supplementary grants made by the Legislative Assembly for expenditure for the financial year 2017-18.

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Transfer and posting orders of two IAS officers 

Chandigarh, March 12- Haryana Government has issued transfer and posting orders of two IAS officers with immediate effect.

          T.L. Satyaprakash, Director General and Secretary, Town and Country Planning, Director General and Secretary, Science and Technology Department and Director General, Haryana Governance Reforms Authority has been posted Director General, Industrial Training and Employment and Secretary, Skill Development, Industrial Training and Employment Department. He has also been given the charge of Officer on Special Duty (OSD) and Designated CEO, Kundli Manesar Palwal Authority, against a newly created post.

            Rajnarayan Kaushik, Director, Elementary Education and Additional Secretary, School Education Department has been given additional charge of State Project Director, Haryana School Shiksha Pariyojna Parishad.

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 Haryana Government has issued transfer and posting orders of one IAS and seven HCS officers 

 Chandigarh, March 12- Haryana Government has issued transfer and posting orders of one IAS and seven HCS officers with immediate effect.

            Pradeep Dahiya, Additional Deputy Commissioner-cum-Chief Executive Officer (ADC-cum-CEO), District Rural Development Agency (DRDA), Charkhi Dadri and Secretary, Regional Transport Authority, Charkhi Dadri has been posted ADC-cum-CEO, DRDA, Rewari and Secretary, RTA, Rewari.

            Yashendra Singh awaiting orders of posting has been posted Officer on Special Duty (OSD) in the office of Commissioner, Gurugram Division, Gurugram, in place of Manoj Kumar who will be Zonal Administrator, Haryana State Agricultural Marketing Board (HSAMB), Gurugram.

            Ram Kumar Singh, Zonal Administrator, HSAMB, Gurugram has been posted ADC-cum-CEO, DRDA, Gurugram and Secretary, RTA, Gurugram.

            Jagdeep Dhanda, Estate Officer, Haryana Shahari Vikas Pradhikaran, Panchkula has been posted CAO, Haryana Dairy Development Cooperative Federation Ltd, in place of Satish Kumar Singla who will be the  Secretary, HAFED, Panchkula.

            Dalbir Singh, General Manager, Haryana Roadways, Gurugram has been posted Sub Divisional Officer (Civil), Meham. He will also be the Chief Executive Officer, Zila Parishad, Rohtak.

          Chinar, Chief Executive Officer, Zila Parishad, Gurugram has been given additional charge of Chief Executive Officer, Shri Mata Sheetla Devi Shrine Board, Gurugram, during the leave period of Vatsal Vashisht.

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 Committed to promote girl’s education in the State and ensure that they need not to travel far to get quality education, the Haryana Government has decided to grant Change of Land Use (CLU) permission for the setting up of DAV Women University

Chandigarh March 12: Committed to promote girl’s education in the State and ensure that they need not to travel far to get quality education, the Haryana Government has decided to grant Change of Land Use (CLU) permission for the setting up of DAV Women University in the revenue estate of village Panjeto, Mukarampur, Chaneta and Mundakhera in tehsil Chhachhrauli, district Yamunanagar. The University would come up over an area measuring 56.79 acres at an estimated cost of Rs 193.04 crore. Interestingly, the request for grant of CLU made by DAV managing Committee had earlier been rejected by the state Government in March 2013.

          While stating this here today, an official spokesman said that Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal has approved a proposal in this regard. He said that located in the vicinity of the twin cities of Yamunanagar and Jagadhari, the University would primarily cater to the needs of about five lakh populations residing in the twin cities.

          He said that the applicant would have to submit an amount of over Rs 1.37 crores on account of conversion charges at the rate of Rs 60 per square meter besides submitting an undertaking that the External Development Charges (EDC) would be paid as and when site comes within urbanizable limit. The applicant would also submit an undertaking not to raise any construction on the land falling within proposed road widening and 45 meter wide green belt proposed along NH-907 and also not object acquisition of the same in near future. An undertaking would also be submitted by the applicant not to raise any construction in Right of Way (ROW) of High Tension (HT) lines passing through the site, he added.

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 Cooperative sugar mills in Haryana have crushed 286.36 lakh quintal of sugarcane and produced over 28.08 lakh quintals of sugar so far during the ongoing crushing season.

Chandigarh, March 12– The Cooperative sugar mills in Haryana have crushed 286.36 lakh quintal of sugarcane and produced over 28.08 lakh quintals of sugar so far during the ongoing crushing season.

          While stating this here today, a spokesman of Sugarfed said that cooperative sugar mill Shahabad has so far crushed a maximum of 51.07 lakh quintals of sugarcane and has produced over 5.23 lakh quintals of sugar, followed by cooperative sugar mill Rohtak which has crushed 43.03 lakh quintals of sugarcane, producing over 4.13 lakh quintals of sugar.

      He said Cooperative Sugar Mill Kaithal has crushed 29.33 lakh quintals of sugarcane and has produced over 2.87 lakh quintals of sugar, Cooperative Sugar Mill Meham crushed 28.58 lakh quintals of sugarcane and produced over 2.78 lakh quintals of sugar while Cooperative Sugar Mill Karnal crushed 25.88 lakh quintals of sugarcane and produced over 2.58 lakh quintals of sugar.

          Similarly, Gohana sugar mill has crushed 28.06 lakh quintals of sugarcane, producing over 2.66  lakh quintals of sugar, Jind sugar mill has crushed 20.49 lakh quintals and produced over 1.96 lakh quintal of sugar, Panipat sugar mill crushed 19.95 lakh quintals of sugarcane and produced over 1.96 lakh quintals of sugar, Sonipat sugar mill has crushed 20.52 lakh quintals of sugarcane, producing over 2.03 lakh quintals of sugar and Palwal sugar mill crushed 19.45 lakh quintals of sugarcane and thus produced over 1.82 lakh quintals of sugar.

          Apart from this, Assandh sugar mill has crushed 26.62 lakh quintals of sugarcane, producing 2.56 lakh quintals of sugar. So far, the average recovery of sugar from cooperative sugar mills has been 9.99 per cent.