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NCERT in curriculum mandatory for students

Bhopal: Cabinet Meeting held under the Chairmanship of the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has decided to educate students pursuing studies in class 1 to seven and class 9 and 11 of science, math and commerce subjects group from NCERT books from the next academic session. The education through NCERT books will be given in class 8, 10 and 12 from the academic year 2018-19. The cabinet has given sanction for creating 10 post of translator for Office of the Additional Advocate General, New Delhi. The pay grade of the translator will be 9300-34800+3200.

Moreover, the cabinet has given approval for a maximum 10 years age exemption in the prescribed age for direct appointment of class 3 and 4 employees who have completed ten years of service working in Office of the Welfare Commissioner, Bhopal Gas Victims, Bhopal for High Court and different District Courts functioning under the supervision of the High Court. This facility is applicable for five years from the release date of the order.

The cabinet has also decided to provide guarantee of short term loan worth Rs 900 crore obtained for working capital arrangements by three power companies in the month of June 2016 from the Power Finance Corporation. Payment at the rate of 0.5 per cent per annum as guarantee charges will be paid by the companies to the state government towards loan guarantee.

Furthermore, the cabinet has ratified to deposit the available amount with the Agency recognizing prescribed value as stable towards land allotment sanction for construction of Office and Residential building of Central Administrative Agency, Jabalpur Jury Jabalpur.

The cabinet has also ratified the Madhya Pradesh IT, ITES Investment Promotion Policy-2016. Moreover, the cabinet has given its consent for construction of Ghongha to Biluawa two lane + Paved/Hard Shoulder road by the Road Development Corporation under the BOT (Toll) scheme. Evaluated cost of this 19 kilometer long road is Rs 76.52 crore. Toll will be applicable on heavy vehicles only, no toll will be charged from light weight vehicles on this road.