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Haryana Cabinet meet: Key decisions taken

Following are the key decisions taken by the Haryana cabinet which met under the chairmanship of the chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar here on Thursday:

india Updated: Jun 01, 2017 17:05 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar(HT File Photo)


GMDA Ordinance approved

The Haryana Cabinet on Thursday approved the Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) Ordinance, 2017. The Ordinance aims at developing vision for the continued, sustained and balanced growth of Gurugram Metropolitan Area by providing quality of life and reasonable standard of living to the residents through generation of employment opportunities. The ordinance seeks to provide for integrated and coordinated planning, infrastructure development and provision of urban amenities, mobility management, sustainable management of urban environment, and social, economic and industrial development.

Extension of metro rail from Narela to Kundi

Haryana Cabinet approved the extension of metro rail from Narela in Delhi to Kundli in district Sonepat. The project will be financed by the state government and the Central government in the ratio of 80:20 by and implemented on the funding pattern adopted in the case of Gurugram, Faridabad and Bahadurgarh Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) metro extension. The state government will contribute Rs 968.20 crore as its share in the project. The length of this extension is 4.86 kms with three stations namely, Narela Sector 5, Kundli and Nathupur. All the three stations will be elevated. The metro extension from Narela to Kundli is proposed to be constructed from April 2018 to March 2022.

Govt job to martyr Mandeep’s brother

The Cabinet gave nod for the proposal to give appointment in Group-C post to Sanjeev Kumar, elder brother of martyr constable Mandeep Singh, on compassionate grounds. Army constable Mandeep Singh, resident of village Antheri, district Kurukshetra, was killed in militant firing in Machhal sector, district Kupwara, Jammu and Kashmir on October 28, 2016. The state government has so far given employment to dependents of 120 martyrs.

HUDA renamed

The Haryana Urban development authority (HUDA) will now be called Haryana Shahri Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP)

First Published: Jun 01, 2017 17:05 IST