Shimla, Dec 23
The State Cabinet in its meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided that the night curfew imposed in the four districts of the State would now be from 10 pm to 6 am, besides allowing the markets to open in the State as per the earlier practice even on Sunday, by giving due consideration to the demand of the general public as well as various trader associations.
It also considered the issue of exuberant charges being levied by the private schools and constituted a Committee under the Chairmanship of concerned deputy commissioners with Deputy Directors Higher Education and Elementary Education of concerned districts as its members to see that the fees and charges by the private educational institutions are not exploiting in nature and they are consortium to the salary of the staff and infrastructure facilities in the schools
It gave its consent for allotment of 104 MW Tandi, 130 MW Rashil and 267 MW Sach Khas hydro-electric projects on Chenab Basin in favour of SJVNL on similar term and conditions as already allotted for three projects to SJVNL in Chenab Basin.
The Cabinet decided to fill up two posts of Assistant Registrar Cooperative Societies in Cooperative Department through direct recruitment.
It also decided that all the summer closing schools in the State would remain closed till 12th February 2021 and online study would continue.