“It is only after 2000 that targeted policy for IT and ESDM sector is being launched. It was long overdue, and this policy will enable a tremendous growth in the sector,” the note added.
Khattar made these announcements during the 66th state-level Vimukti Diwas programme organised in Fatehabad. He announced that 9,920 nomadic families will be given the facility of permanent housing under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana
The Gurugram-based school has been in news about the gruesome murder of a seven-year-old student inside the school premises.
Gurugram student death: When asked if the government will go in for a high-profile probe as demanded by the family, the Haryana chief minister said: “Once we get report, if facts are not clear we are ready for any kind of probe.”
“We acted as per instructions of the court to defuse tension. We used whatever force was necessary. There were lakhs of people on the other side throwing stones. We did not use force in a hurry,” Manohar Lal Khattar said.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who submitted a report on the Dera violence to BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday, said the state government had carried out its work well. A total of 38 persons died in Panchkula and Sirsa in the violence that broke out after the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim in two rape cases.
The court has sentenced the Dera chief to imprisonment of 10 years each in two rape cases, and imposed a fine of Rs 15 lakh in each case. The sentences will run consecutively, resulting in imprisonment of 20 years and fine of Rs 30 lakh.
Asked if a replacement was being considered, Anil Jain, BJP general secretary in-charge of Haryana, told The Sunday Express that “there is no such consideration”. Jain had a meeting with party president Amit Shah earlier in the day.
Sources said it was only after Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted last evening and “strongly condemned” the violence in Haryana that Khattar left his residence and reached Panchkula.
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh convicted in rape case: On Friday, violence erupted in Panchkula, parts of Haryana, Punjab and even in Delhi after a CBI court convicted Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh of rape.
The Opposition party hit out at both the Haryana and central governments. Congress leader Manish Tewari told The Indian Express that “what happened in Haryana was pre-meditated, orchestrated and deliberately provoked violence in which, in addition to the Haryana government, the Centre is equally culpable”.
Curfew was imposed in Panchkula and several other places after the situation spiraled out of control, with frenzied followers wreaking havoc on the streets, setting ablaze vehicles, buildings and railway stations.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said he would visit every district in the state over a period of two days in order to review development works and address people’s grievances. Khattar was addressing a ‘janata darbar’ at Hisar on Sunday.
Deliberating on the issue of land acquisition, Haryana CM Khattar said enhancement of compensation for land acquired has placed a heavy burden on Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) and Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA).
Manohar Lal Khattar said he was happy to know from the public that various citizen delivery services, “which we are trying to give in a transparent manner, were reaching them without any hassle.” Khattar said he also met some young sportspersons.