The policy emphasises increased capacity-building an strengthened institutional framework for girls and women.
The Bill replaces an ordinance which was promulgated on May 28, after which Misra had joined the Prime Minister’s Office.
CBI probe into the alleged undue favour to certain industrial houses which availed loan from banks by mortgaging government lands allotted to them on lease for setting up industries.
After the meeting, senior Congress leader A K Antony said that the alliance wants to work more closely in Parliament.
But Patnaik may need to reassess the development model in Odisha.
11 Cabinet and 10 MoS also take oath, former Speaker Pradip Amat gets finance portfolio
Patnaik was chosen the BJDLP leader in the first meeting of the newly elected MLAs held at the party headquarters here, BJD sources said.
In 2009, the Congress had secured 29.1 per cent of the total votes in the Assembly and won 27 seats.
Both BJD president and Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa said they would wait for the results and address other issues only after that.
A clash broke out between the supporters of BJD and the Congress in Aul assembly constituency last night.
The fight in Mahakalpara is a matter of prestige for Naveen who has toured the constituency at least thrice in less than a fortnight.
Joda, where 73 per cent of the population lives below poverty line, but its candidates are among the wealthiest.
Elections will be held across 17,266 polling stations of which 1,601 have been identified as sensitive booths.
In Polasara assembly constituency, people are upset over the ticket to BJD’s Srikant Sahu.
50 EVMs displaying ruling BJD’s election symbol were seized from a jeep in Kantamal Assembly constituency.