Guwahati: Assam Cabinet has approved the appointment of pugilist Lovlina Borgohain to the rank of Deputy Superintendent of Police.
Borgohain shall be appointed as DSP on ‘probation’, informed the state cabinet minister Ranoj Pegu after a cabinet meeting here in Janata Bhawan, Guwahati on Thursday.
The state government has adopted an Integrated Sports Policy to make sports a promising career for the young generation.
Under this policy, athlete Hima Das was also appointed as Deputy Superintendent of Police of Assam earlier on February 26, 2021.
State Cabinet Minister Ranoj Pegu also mentioned that Lovlina’s ‘probationer’ post shall be regularized after the completion of her ‘probation’ period.
Other cabinet decisions are as follows:
The cabinet has decided to provide at least two pairs of uniforms and other required items to all forest personnel starting from forest guards to Deputy Rangers.
An incentive of Rs 2000 shall be provided to all front line health workers by Assam Government.
Around 10,854 Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM), 9,420 verifiers, 32,700 Asha workers and 200 Support Staffs shall receive this amount for their exemplary service during the COVID-19 pandemic in the state, informed Pegu.
Also, for paddy procurement, the Assam cabinet has decided to sanction Rs 160 crore as working capital to the Assam Food and Civil Supply Corporation Limited.
Further, the Assam Cabinet has also decided to increase the number of seats in the Deuri Autonomous Council (DAC) from 20 to 26, whereby 22 members will be elected and 4 nominated by the Government.
Kritagyata portal to be the front-end for processing all pension cases and for matters related to pay fixation.
Pension Seva Kendras to be set up by AMTRON in district offices of Education Department with installed facilities like scanners etc.