As part of the preparations for the upcoming Golden Jubilee Year celebrations of Haryana, the state government has notified a society that will undertake conceptualisation, planning, design, execution and development of various programmes for the occasion.
Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar would be the President and Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Anil Vij will be the Vice-President of Swaran Jayanti Celebrations Authority of Haryana, an official spokesman said today.
It will have its registered office in Panchkula. The society will encourage the private sector to take up various programmes during the Golden Jubilee year and contribute to the programmes.
It would encourage and support local bodies and Panchayati Raj institutions to take up various programmes during the year and involve mass participation, he said.
Besides, various programmes would be organised for the promotion of brand image of Haryana, its glorious art and culture, rich heritage and history, progress and development, literature and language within the country and abroad, the spokesman said. It would also execute various policies, programmes and decisions taken by the state level Swaran Jayanti Celebration Committee.