Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy introduced a new scheme for going to married couple which is exclusive for SC, ST and Minorities. There have been many schemes like Kalyana Lakshmi, Shadi Mubarak but this one is the mother of all introduced incentives.
This is 'YSR Pelli Kanuka Scheme' will be launched on Sri Rama Navami. Under this, SC, ST and minority couples will be offered Rs 1 lakh on the wedding date. Construction Workers who get married will also be paid Rs 1 lakh.
And few other decisions were approved and some which may get approved in the upcoming cabinet meeting. Increase of ASHA Workers Salary to Rs 10,000 per month approved. Auto and Taxi Owners will be paid Rs 10,000 each. Count of TTD Board Members has been increased from 16 to 25.
State Government has decided to mere APSRTC in Government and the clearance from Centre is yet to be obtained. There after RTC Employees will be treated as Government Employees. RTC Employees retirement age will be 60 years.
Here is a shocking news for Krishna district people as 412 Acres allotted for Machilipatnam Port has been withdrawn. Transportation of sand to other states was banned. Only online sale of sand will be carried out.