• Six states sign agreement for Renukaji Multipurpose Dam Project

    Six states - Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand signed an agreement for Renukaji Dam Multipurpose Project on January 11. The project is aimed at meeting the drinking water needs of these states.

    Jan 12, 2019
  • Haryana assembly passes State Commission for SC Bill

    The state assembly of Haryana has passed the Haryana State Commission for Scheduled Castes Bill, 2018, for development and safeguarding the interests of people belonging to the community. The bill was passed on the last day of the state assembly’s session.

    Sep 14, 2018
  • Northern states to set up joint secretariat to fight drug menace

    The Chief Ministers of the Northern States have unanimously decided to set up a joint secretariat at Panchkula for data and information sharing to effectively tackle the issue of drug menace in their respective states.

    Aug 21, 2018
  • Haryana Government to launch Ayushman Bharat scheme on Aug 15

    The state government of Haryana has announced that it will be launching the Ayushman Bharat-Haryana Health Protection Mission on August 15. The scheme aims to provide cashless healthcare facilities to beneficiaries at empanelled hospitals.

    Aug 10, 2018
  • Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar launches 'Paudhagiri' Campaign

    Every student will get a sapling from the Forest department and they can plant it either in the courtyard of their house, field or park or school or at any open space available in their proximity.

    Jul 17, 2018
  • Haryana increases ex-gratia for kin of policemen who die in line of duty

    The state government of Haryana has announced that it would be enhancing the ex-gratia grant being given to the family members of the police personnel who die in the line of duty from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 30 lakh.

    Jul 11, 2018
  • Haryana Cabinet approves comprehensive affordable housing policy

    The state cabinet of Haryana has approved a comprehensive affordable housing policy -'Housing for all-2018' for core areas of municipalities in the state. According to the policy for core areas, projects would be allowed in core areas of municipal towns with an area of minimum one acre and maximum five acres.

    May 31, 2018
  • Haryana Cabinet approves new rehabilitation policy for slum dwellers

    Haryana Cabinet has approved the Slum-In-Situ Rehabilitation Policy to provide housing facility to the slum dwellers in the state without making them relocate to other areas. The expenditure for building the housing facility for the slum dwellers will be borne by the Centre and the state government.

    Apr 13, 2018
  • Haryana Government launches Water ATM policy for urban areas

    The state government of Haryana has launched water ATM policy to provide clean drinking water at public places to the people of the state. The municipalities have been given the responsibility of identifying public places such as bus-stands, railway stations, parks, bus stops, parking areas and markets to start the installation of water ATMs.

    Apr 10, 2018
  • Haryana Assembly passes bill proposing death penalty in rape of girls below 12 years

    The state assembly of Haryana has passed a bill proposing death penalty or rigorous imprisonment of not less than 14 years for rape or gang rape of girls below the age of 12 years. The maximum punishment of 14 years may be extended to life imprisonment, depending on the gravity of the case.

    Mar 16, 2018
  • Haryana government implements project to promote micro-irrigation

    The state government of Haryana is implementing a special project to encourage micro irrigation and recharge ground water in the state. Micro-irrigation is an irrigation method that involves lower pressure and flow than a traditional sprinkler system.

    Feb 19, 2018
  • Haryana government to install 10 lakh smart metres

    The state government of Haryana has announced that it would be installing 10 lakh smart meters in the state to solve various complications faced by the power distribution sector. The project has been initiated under intensive relations between Japan and India and the Prime Minister's Make in India Programme.

    Jan 28, 2018
  • Haryana to implement Integrated Solar Based Micro Irrigation scheme

    Haryana government has announced to implement the integrated solar based micro irrigation scheme (ISBMI) in all districts of the State and formed a Committee under the Chairman of Haryana Renewable Energy Development Agency (HAREDA) to chalk out a plan in this regard.

    Jan 3, 2018
  • Haryana government to provide free sanitary napkins to poor women

    The Haryana government would distribute sanitary napkins free of cost to all women belonging to BPL (Below Poverty Line) category in the State. Earlier, on 1st December, the Haryana government had announced that it would make plans for free supply of sanitary napkins to girls in the schools across the State.

    Dec 20, 2017
  • Haryana to set up organ, tissue transplant organisation

    The state government of Haryana has announced that it would establish an organ and tissue transplant organisation (SOTTO) in the state to promote organ donation.

    Dec 14, 2017