On Friday, the Cabinet Meeting of the Assam Ministers has happened at Brahmaputra State Guest House wherein certain critical decision has been taken up ahead of the Assam Legislative Assembly elections.
The daily wage for the tea estate workers has been increased to Rs 217 per day from Rs 167 per day. In order to decide the daily wage of the small-scale tea estates, a committee will be formed which will be headed by Dr J.B Ekka, Principal Secretary.
Around 580 highschool teachers will be given a permanent job status. The salary of 101 teachers working in 59 schools has been increased upto Rs 28,000.
The employees who have served the Panchayat and Rural Development department for more than 10 years, their work tenure has been also increased upto 60 years.
280 Bighas and 10 Bighas of land have been allotted to Srimanta Sankardev Biswa Vidyalaya and Eshwariya Vidyalaya respectively. 8000-wheel chairs will be donated to the physically challenged people infavour from the government.