The Assam Cabinet held on Wednesday before the commencement of the budget session has come up with some major decision in which the free electricity in all households for the consumption of up to 30 units a month for the period January 2021 to March 2021 has been provided.
Among other key decision are:
International athlete Hima Das will be appointed as Deputy Superintendent of Police.
Sportspersons representing Assam and India in international tournaments and championships such as Commonwealth Games, Asian Games, and Olympics will be provided with government jobs.
The CoM approved an amendment to the Integrated Sports Policy for the State providing for appointment to medal winners of Olympics, Asian Games, CWG (Class 1), and medal winners of World Championships senior (Class 2) officers.
The CoM approved the Energy Conservation building code for the state. All commercial buildings will have to abide by these regulations.
The CoM approved the extension of service benefits to 1,653 employees of Municipal Boards. All of them will be now contractual employees under UDD.
A mini secretariat will be opened in Barak Valley with six departments: Personnel, R &DM, GAD, Agriculture, Fisheries, AH&V Dept.
A new Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra will come up in Dibrugarh district.