Bhopal : The Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan was held through video conferencing.
Stadium will be built for disabled boys and girls
The Cabinet approved the proposal related to allotment of 7.902 hectare land for the construction of stadium in Gwalior for disabled boys and girls.
New industrial areas will be developed in Indore-Pithampur Investment Region
The Cabinet approved a project related to developing a new industrial area in the Indore-Pithampur Investment Region. Under the project, the Pithampur Industrial Investment Sector 4 and 5 will be developed in two phases at a cost of Rs 550 crore on 586.70 hectares of land.
The Cabinet decided to form a Metropolitan area (Mahanagar Kshetra) for the implementation of the metro rail project in Bhopal and Indore cities. Bhopal Metropolitan Area will include Bhopal Investment Area and Mandideep Investment Area. Mhow Investment Area and Pithampur Investment Area have been added in Indore Metropolitan Area.
Bulk Drug Park approved
The Cabinet also granted approval to the proposal of setting up a bulk drug park in the state. Pharma units under this park to be set up under the Bulk Drug Park Incentive Scheme of the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Government of India, will be provided special financial facility as per the scheme.
Medical device park to come up in Babai-Mohasa
The proposal for setting up a medical device park in the state was also approved by the Cabinet. Special financial facilities as per the scheme will be provided to the manufacturing units coming under this park to be developed under the incentive scheme of the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Government of India. This park will be set up in Babai-Mohasa in Hoshangabad district.
Domestic tap connection in 4 thousand 404 villages
The Cabinet granted administrative approval to 10 group water supply schemes to be constructed at a cost of Rs 6 thousand 111 crore. Drinking water facility will be made available to each household in 4 thousand 404 villages of eight districts of Dhar, Dewas, Guna, Shivpuri, Ashok Nagar, Sagar, Singrauli and Agar through domestic tap connections through these schemes to be implemented by Madhya Pradesh Jal Nigam.
The Cabinet granted an administrative approval of Rs 170 crore 8 lakh for Jera Medium Irrigation Project. This project to be built in Jaisinagar block of Sagar district will develop irrigation potential in 5 thousand 400 hectare area.
Atal Ground Water Scheme Approved
Administrative approval of Rs. 314 crore 54 lakh was granted for the implementation of Atal Ground Water Scheme in the Cabinet meeting. Under the scheme, the ground-water level in 678 gram panchayats of 9 development blocks viz. Sagar, Pathariya, Chhatarpur, Naugaon, Rajnagar, Baldevgarh, Niwari, Palera and Ajaygarh of 6 districts viz. Sagar, Damoh, Chhatarpur, Tikamgarh, Panna and Niwari in Bundelkhand region will improve.
In the meeting, the Cabinet approved the Madhya Pradesh Goods and Service Tax (Amendment) Bill 2020 and the Resolution of Old Arrears of Madhya Pradesh Taxation Acts Bill 2020.