CM hails Rs 1.63 lakh crore package for agriculture and allied sector

  • Rs 1.63 lakh crore announced for “Agriculture and allied sector” by the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today. Package focuses on supply chain, storage and establishment of other systems besides administrative reform and good governance.

 

Senior citizen facilitation centers to be set up in State: Suresh Bhardwaj

  • Senior Citizen Facilitation Centre would be set up in Shimla, Dharamshala, Mandi and Hamirpur. He said that these centres would have facilities of assisted living, skilled nursing care and ayurvedic center.
  • Skill development center would also be established in these centres where senior citizens would provide skills to the youth. He said that Ayush University along with facilities of homeopathy, naturopathy and indian systems of medicine would also be established in District Chamba and special encouragement would be given to Yoga.