Press Releases

24 June 2020
24-06-2020
24 June 2020

  • Chandigarh, June 24– Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal today inaugurated the integration of three social security pension schemes of the Social Justice and Empowerment Department with the Parivar Pehchan Patra (PPP) Portal at Chandigarh.
  • Giving details in this regard, an official spokesman said that the Chief Minister inaugurated the integration of three pension schemes – Old Age Samman Allowance Scheme, Divyang Jan Pension Scheme, and Widow and Destitute Women Pension Scheme. The beneficiary of the three schemes of the Social Justice and Empowerment Department will be registered for the respective schemes through the Parivar Pehchan Patra (PPP). With access to the PPP, the details of the family will be readily available for the issuance of the pension to the beneficiary. He further added that if the beneficiary doesn’t have a Parivar Pehchan Patra (PPP) then the process of making a new family id will be initiated.
  • The spokesman revealed that under “Old Age Samman Allowance Scheme” the allowance for people aged 60 years of age or older has been increased from Rs 2,000 to Rs 2,250 per month from January 2020. The Widows and Destitute Women Pension was increased from Rs 2,000 to Rs 2,250 monthly from January 2020. Under the Divyang Pension Scheme persons aged 18 years or above with 60 percent disabilities or more, the pension was increased from Rs 2,000 to Rs 2,250 monthly from January 2020.
  • Among those present included Additional Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Mr. Uma Shankar, Principal Secretary Social Justice & Empowerment Department, Mr. Anand Mohan Sharan, Secretary CRID Ms Sofia Dahiya and other senior officers.
     
  • Chandigarh June 24- Haryana Government has given administrative approval for Rs. 207.29 crore for the construction of three integrated ROBs in district Rewari.
  • Giving this information here today, an official spokesman said that Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal has given his approval to a proposal of the Public Works (Building and Roads) Department.
  • He informed that construction of these integrated ROBs will be done at Level Crossing No.1 (Railway RD km. 2.05 on Rewari Rohtak Railway line and Rewari Pataudi road at km. 49.780), Level Crossing No.1 A (Railway RD Km. 2.03 on Rewari Rohtak Railway Line and HUDA byepass road at Km. 2.580 from Rao Abhay Singh Chowk) and Level Crossing No. 56 Special (Railway RD kilometer 80/3-4 on Rewari-Delhi Railway line and HUDA byepass road at Km. 2.50 from Rao Abhay Singh Chowk) in Rewari district.
  • The spokesman said that Railway will share 50 percent expenditure of the construction cost of Railway portion and approaches excluding utility shifting and land acquisition etc.

  • Chandigarh, June 24- Haryana Government has decided to upgrade the Government Primary School of Ward No 1 in Rajiv Colony, Faridabad (Block Ballabhgarh) to Middle school.
  • Giving this information here today, an official spokesman said that Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal has given his approval to a proposal of Department of Elementary Education. This school, built on one acre of land, has total of 14 rooms, has student strength of 414 and is 2.5 kilometers far from another school. According to the department, this school fulfills the upgradation criteria.