Category Articles: State Government

Gujarat CM dedicates Rs 18.72 crore police stations, police housing units in Kutch

October 19, 2017
Gujarat CM dedicates Rs 18.72 crore police stations, police housing units in Kutch

Bhuj: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today dedicated various police stations of East and West Kutch and also inaugurated a Police housing scheme. The Chief Minister inaugurated a new police station at Narayan Sarovar constructed at a cost of Rs 62.90 lakh. He also dedicated police stations of Vayor, Naliya, Mankuva, Padhdhar Rural, traffic police, Kandla Coastal police and police housing at Ghadhshisha, Gandhidham and Adipur built at a cost of Rs 18.72 crore. The Chief Minister whi...Read More

Over 4 lakh labourers in industrial sector get Rs 582.67 crore bonus ahead of Diwali: Labour Commissioner

October 18, 2017
Over 4 lakh labourers in industrial sector get Rs 582.67 crore bonus ahead of Diwali: Labour Commissioner

Gandhinagar: Labour Commission office in Gujarat today said that ahead of Diwali this year, 4,27,241 labourers working in industrial sector are paid bonus worth Rs 582.67 crore. According to figures shared by office, the number of total bonus paid in previous year was Rs 567.61 crore covering 4,01,336 labourers across the state working in industrial sector. Labor Commissioner in his note further said that increase in number of beneficiaries indicates Gujarat's economic progress. The process ...Read More

Gujarat govt withdraws cases against 22 farmers in Sanand violence case

October 18, 2017
Gujarat govt withdraws cases against 22 farmers in Sanand violence case

Ahmedabad: Gujarat government today said it has withdrawn police cases against 22 poor and middle class farmers of Sanand - Nal Sarovar belt in Ahmedabad district in connection with Sinchai Adhikar Rally violence that occurred in February this year. Minister of State for Home Pradipsinh Jadeja made this announcement today. Sanand police had filed cases against farmers after heavy stone pelting on police in which police officer, staff were injured. Police had booked farmers under various charg...Read More

CM to celebrate ‘Diwali’ with Jawans at Koteshwar, tomorrow

October 18, 2017
CM to celebrate ‘Diwali’ with Jawans at Koteshwar, tomorrow

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani will celebrate tomorrow’s ‘Diwali’ festival among the guards of eastern border at Koteshwar in Kutch. This is the second consecutive year that Mr. Rupani is going to celebrate ‘Diwali’ festival amid the jawans. The Chief Minister is celebrating the festival with the jawans to give them homely and family feelings as they are posted far away from their family and near and dear ones. During the celebration Mr. Rupani will offe...Read More

Gujarat govt increases income limit for Ma Vatsalya Yojana by Rs one lakh

October 18, 2017
Gujarat govt increases income limit for Ma Vatsalya Yojana by Rs one lakh

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government has today announced its decision to give 7th pay commission benefits to employees of 105 municipalities in the State. The condition is, the expenditure for salary should not be more than 48% at municipality level. The government has also approved higher pay scale benefits to employees in 113 grant-in-aid ITIs. While Sathi Sayanak salary has been increased from Rs 10,500 at present to Rs 16,224, Vahivati Sahayak are to get Rs 19,950 up from Rs 11,500 at present...Read More

3 IAS transferred

October 18, 2017
3 IAS transferred

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat has transferred three IAS(Indian Administrative Service) officers. Special Commissioner of State Tax Arti Kanwar has been shifted to New Delhi as Resident Commissioner of Gujarat. Kanwar would fill the vacant post of Bharat Lal who is now working in Rashtrapati Bhavan. DDO(District Development Officer) of Ahmedabad VA Vaghela has been transferred as DDO Vadodara. Existing DDO Vadodara Saurabh Zamsingh has been shifted as DDO Ahmedabad. DeshGujaratRead More

United Phosphorus signs MoU with Gujarat govt for Rs 6,000 crore plant

October 17, 2017
United Phosphorus signs MoU with Gujarat govt for Rs 6,000 crore plant

Gandhinagar: United Phosphorus Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding(MoU) with Gujarat government for Rs 6,000 crore investment. As per the MoU, Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation(GIDC) will allot about 6 lakh square meter land in Dahej - 3 GIDC chemical zone in Bharuch district for production of agro chemicals and intermediates. The company will create around 10,000 jobs through this unit directly and indirectly. The company has 9 units in India along with global units at...Read More

Arvind Ltd inks MoU with Gujarat govt to set up Rs 300 crore mega apparel factory, create 10,000 jobs

October 17, 2017
Arvind Ltd inks MoU with Gujarat govt to set up Rs 300 crore mega apparel factory, create 10,000 jobs

By Snehal Chokshi, Gandhinagar: Arvind Limited, one of India’s largest textile to retail conglomerates, headquartered in Ahmedabad, today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Government of Gujarat (GOG) to establish a mega apparel factory. The 300-crore project to be set up in Dahegam of Gandhinagar district will produce over 24 million garments once it is fully operational. It is likely to start production by the end of next year and create around 10000 jobs mo...Read More

Chief Minister opens Ambardi Safari Park of Asiatic Lions

October 17, 2017
Chief Minister opens Ambardi Safari Park of Asiatic Lions

Nalin Thakkar, Amreli: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today inaguruated Ambardi Lion Safari Park in Dhari taluka of Amreli district. This is the second lion safari park in Gujarat. Three lions are kept in this 1000 acre safari park. A new safari park will ease burden on Sasan Gir based safari park. The safari park is 6 km away from Dhari and 3 km away from Dhari - Amreli road. It has been developed at a cost of Rs 13 crore. It has 17 different routes for visitors. DeshGujaratRead More

15 days parole for prisoners aged 60 and above on Diwali: Gujarat govt

October 16, 2017
15 days parole for prisoners aged 60 and above on Diwali: Gujarat govt

By Jigar Purohit, Gandhinagar, Monday: Minister of State for Home Department Mr. Pradipsinh Jadeja said that Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijay Rupani has once again displayed a humane side of the state government by allowing the prisoners aged 60 and above to spend the five day festival of Diwali beginning with Dhanteras with their near and dear ones by approving their parole for 15 days. Mr. Jadeja said that the state government is firm in its decision to ensure effective implementation o...Read More

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