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Haryana government to run electric buses in Gurgaon

Jul 5, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Haryana government is planning to set up an environment-friendly transportation system in Gurgaon on the pattern of Poland.

Haryana declared as 5th Open Defecation Free state

Jun 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

Haryana has 21 districts, 124 blocks, and 6083 gram panchayats and all of them declared themselves as ODF in formal declarations in Chandigarh.

Haryana Cabinet approves extension of Metro rail from Delhi to Sonepat

Jun 1, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The project will be financed jointly by the State and Central governments, with Haryana providing 80 per cent of the funds and the Centre will be responsible for the rest 20 per cent.

Bhindawas bird sanctuary to be developed as tourist resort: Haryana CM

May 20, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Under the plan, the youth of the area would be trained to offer their services as guides for the tourists visiting the Bhindawas Bird Sanctuary.

Every house in Haryana to get a smart ID

May 8, 2017
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

Haryana residents would soon have a smart house ID, with a detailed collection of data of every resident and each of their houses directly linked with the biometric.

Haryana Government appoints BS Sandhu as state’s DGP

Apr 28, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

B S Sandhu, a 1984-batch IPS officer has been appointed as the new Director General of Police in Haryana, replacing current chief K P Singh.

Haryana’s Ballabgarh renamed as Balramgarh

Apr 26, 2017
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

State’s MLA Moolchand Sharma and the Raja Nahar Singh Society had been demanding name change of the town from a long time. They wanted it to be renamed after its founder King Balram Singh.

Haryana government launches Operation Durga for women's safety

Apr 14, 2017
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

On the first day of its launch itself, the police teams nabbed 72 people from all the districts for allegedly indulging in crimes against women.

Haryana Government announces Tirtha Darshan scheme for senior citizens

Mar 8, 2017
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

The announcement was made by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in the State Legislative Assembly.

Haryana State Budget 2017-18 presented

Mar 6, 2017
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

The government has identified nine core areas, including agriculture and rural development, for the all round development of the State.

Haryana Government set up sex ratio monitoring dashboard for Panipat

Feb 27, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The Haryana government has set up an online system for Panipat to monitor the sex-ratio in the district as part of the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' programme.

CM Manohar Lal conferred Haryana’s highest sports award to 42 sportspersons

Feb 21, 2017
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

The Chief Minister of Haryana conferred the Bhim awards, the state’s highest sports award to 42 sportspersons of the state.

Haryana govt imposes curbs on liquor consumption

Feb 15, 2017
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The Haryana government has made consuming alcohol in public places, private vehicles and common spaces a heavily punishable offense.

Sub-committee to frame blueprint on Integrated Dairy Complexes constituted in Haryana

Feb 15, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The committee that has been asked to submit its report within a month comprises of Om Parkash Dhankhar, Kavita Jain and Munish Kumar Grover.

21st National Youth Festival to be held in Rohtak

Jan 11, 2017
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the participants of the Festival through video conference on the occasion of opening ceremony.

Wi-fi services to be provided in 100 Haryana villages

Dec 27, 2016
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

The plan would enable residents of the villages to access 170 e-services through Atal Seva Kendras. It was announced by Haryana’s chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar at the launch of 53 new IT services.

Haryana launched Mahila Police Volunteer Initiative

Dec 15, 2016
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The Mahila Police Volunteer initiative fills the critical gap between the community and the local police. It is a joint initiative of the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development and Union Ministry of Home Affairs.

Haryana bans carrying of arms at weddings

Dec 6, 2016
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Fire at wedding ceremony and face imprisonment of up to six months. This ban was imposed under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code.

Haryana: Fitment of auto-dippers mandatory in vehicles

Nov 22, 2016
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

Four-wheelers which are registered would be fitted with the auto-dipper compatible with a head lamp that complies with the requirement of Rule 106 of the Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989.

51st Haryana Day observed

Nov 1, 2016
Important for Exam: 26 people agreed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the Chief Guest of the opening ceremony of the year-long golden jubilee celebrations.

Haryana to observe 2017 as Garib Kalyan Varsh

Oct 27, 2016
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

During the observation period, the government would lay emphasis on welfare of poor people and generating employment opportunities for the youth.

Union Government approves name change of Gurgaon to Gurugram

Sep 28, 2016
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Also known as the Millennium City, Gurgaon is recognized both nationally and globally as an industrial, information technology, software and corporate hub.

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar declares Charkhi Dadri as 22nd district

Sep 19, 2016
Important for Exam: 25 people agreed

The state CM made the announcement at a public rally in Dadri in Bhiwani district. He also announced that developmental projects worth 112 crore rupees had already been completed in the Dadri assembly segment during the two year tenure of his government.

Gumthala Garhu becomes first Wifi hotspot village in Haryana

Sep 5, 2016
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

The service was inaugurated by state Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar from Chandigarh. Gumthala Garhu is located on Ambala-Kaithal-Hisar road and has a population of 11000.

Sakshi Malik named brand ambassador for Beti Bachao, Beti Padao campaign in Haryana

Aug 25, 2016
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

Sakshi Malik was given 2.5 crore rupees as reward money and also offered a class two level job in the state government.

Pashudhan Bima Yojana launched in Haryana

Jul 30, 2016
Important for Exam: 52 people agreed

Under the Yojna, Insurance cover will be provided at a premium of 100 rupees for cows, buffaloes, bulls, camels and at 25 rupees for sheep, goat and pig for a period of three years.

 

Haryana notifies Freight Assistance Scheme for exporting MSMEs

Jul 26, 2016
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The decision was taken to enhance competitiveness of exporting units by defraying the transportation cost of the MSMEs exporting units that borne additional cost in transportation of their products.

Haryana to develop new Industrial Township at an expense of $5 billion

Jul 4, 2016
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

An MoU for a joint venture to this effect was signed between Haryana government and China Fortune Land Development Company.

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar lays foundation stone for Jai Jawan Awas Yojna

Jun 7, 2016
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Jai Jawan Awas Yojna is an initiative to provide affordable housing to serving and retired JCOs and Other Ranks.

Haryana Backward Classes Act 2016 notified

May 14, 2016
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The Act provides 10 percent reservation in service for Class III and IV posts and six percent in Class I and II posts to the Jat, Jat Sikhs, Ror, Bishnoi, Tyagi, Mulla Jat or Muslim Jat in Schedule III.

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