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Haryana Cabinet approves comprehensive affordable housing policy

May 31, 2018
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.

Haryana Cabinet approves new rehabilitation policy for slum dwellers

Apr 13, 2018
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.

Haryana Government launches Water ATM policy for urban areas

Apr 10, 2018
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.

Haryana Assembly passes bill proposing death penalty in rape of girls below 12 years

Mar 16, 2018
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.

Haryana government implements project to promote micro-irrigation

Feb 19, 2018
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.

Haryana government to install 10 lakh smart metres

Jan 28, 2018
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.

Haryana to implement Integrated Solar Based Micro Irrigation scheme

Jan 3, 2018
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.

Haryana government to provide free sanitary napkins to poor women

Dec 20, 2017
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.

Haryana to set up organ, tissue transplant organisation

Dec 14, 2017
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.

Haryana government signs Rs 20,000 Cr worth MoU to set up trading hub

Nov 3, 2017
The state government Haryana on 2 November 2017 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with an integrated trade facilitation services organisation - Verbind - to set up a logistics and trading hub in the state.

Haryana government announces lifetime pensions for 'Hindi Satyagrahis'

Nov 1, 2017
The state government of Haryana on 31 October 2017 announced lifetime monthly pension of Rs 10,000 for 'Hindi Satyagrahis' and those from the state who were jailed during the Emergency. The lifetime pension would continue to be provided to their widows after their death.

Haryana government to run electric buses in Gurgaon

Jul 5, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
The announcement was made by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in the State Legislative Assembly.

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