Under the DBT Scheme, PDS kerosene is being sold at non-subsidised price and the subsidy is being transferred to consumers directly into their bank accounts.
Particularly vulnerable tribal group (PVTG) (earlier known as Primitive tribal group) is a government of India classification created with the purpose of enabling improvement in the conditions of certain communities with particularly low development indices.
Its objective of the scheme is to create equality and harmony in society, ensuring all round development.
The announcement was made at the inaugural function of the National Archery Championship (Indian round) at Arjuna stadium.
MLA's local area development funds increased from present three crores to four crores rupees a year and procedure for withdrawal of this fund has been simplified.
The Adani Group has entered into an agreement with Bangladesh Power Corporation to provide it energy and the proposed plants in Jharkhand will help the company to supply power to Bangladesh.
The Jharkhand Mega Food Park is a public private partnership project under the aegis of the Mega Food Park Scheme of the Union Ministry of Food Processing Industries.
The flag is 66 feet in height, 99 feet in width and hoisted on a 293 feet-tall pole.
The courts will be formed in Ranchi, Chaibasa, Khunti, Palamau and Simdega districts.
The decision will cover those districts where the rainfalls have been less than 75 percent of the normal or where the groundwater level has gone below by four meters or more.
With this, Jharkhand becomes first state to sign MoU with Centre for power scheme UDAY.
With this, one would be able to get information about the land which is available at the district and the circle area level with a click of a mouse.
Central Coalfield Limited is a subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL), an undertaking of the Union Ministry of Coal.
The state Cabinet also decided to send the report to the Union Government and request it to send a team to Jharkhand for assessment of drought in the state.
To facilitate quick clearance for industries, the state government introduced Advantage Jharkhand Portal, the country's first single window portal.
The pipeline will pass through six districts, Bokaro, Giridih, Hazaribagh, Dhanbad, East Singbhum and Ranchi.
The ATS will be headed by an official of the rank of Superintendent of Police and will have six DSP and 11 Inspectors in it.
The government also decided to provide tab to all girl students of 8th standards of state-run Kasturba Gandhi schools.
Sale of Thermocol Plates was banned with an aim to promote leaf plates and generate employment for the poor and tribal people of the state, who is engaged in making leaf plates.
The Cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Raghubar Das gave the nod for the Ordinance to make Jharkhand rid of corruption by setting up adequate special courts.
She succeeded Syed Ahmed who was recently transferred as Governor of Manipur by President Pranab Mukherjee.
NTPC with Jharkhand Government will form a Joint Venture Company for managing Patratu Thermal Power Station (PTPS).
Prior to his posting as DGP of Jharkhand, D K Pandey was the Additional Director General (ADG) of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
The announcement was made during the two days Baal Samagam festival held at Morhabadi Stadium in Ranchi, Jharkhand.
Resolution urging Jharkhand government to send a proposal to Union Government for setting up a high court bench in the second capital of the state, Dumka was adopted unanimously.
He is the 10th Speaker of the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly since the State came into being on 15 November 2000
Raghubar Das was sworn-in as the first non-tribal Chief Minister of Jharkhand. BJP fought the election with AJSU and garnered 42 seats out of 81 seats.
BJP leader, Raghubar Das elected as party leader by BJP Party of Jharkhand.
Results of Assembly elections of Jharkhand declared by ECI. BJP emerged as the largest party in the house of 81 seats.
Prime Minister inaugurated and dedicated 765 KV Ranchi-Dharmjaygarh-Sipat Transmission Line (Powergrid) to the nation.