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32 new ROBs/RUBs to come up in the State-Singla

Punjabi Politics
Targeting resolution of traffic problems plaguing the State, the government has decided to construct 32 new Railway Over Bridges and Railway Under Bridges across the State. The RoBs/RUBs would be constructed in a period of two years at an estimated cost of Rs.1350 crore, said Vijay Inder Singla, PWD Minister, Punjab while talking to media sin Amritsar.

Punjab CM directs hiring of retd. Govt. Psychiatrists, full-time & part-time PVT psychiatrists at de-addiction centres

Punjabi Politics
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday issued a series of instructions to further strengthen his government’s anti-drug campaign, including hiring of retired government psychiatrists and employment/empanelment of full-time/part-time private psychiatrists to handle the increased inflow of patients at the Drug De-addiction Centres.

Change of land use (CLU) approved & social impact assessment (SIA) completed

Punjabi Politics
The Change of Land Use (CLU) for the much awaited Hi-Tech Cycle Valley project has been approved by the Department of Housing & Urban Development Punjab, besides the Social Impact Assessment (SIA) has also been completed by the Department of Economics & Sociology PAU, Ludhiana. The Punjab Small Industries and Export Corporation (PSIEC) is in the process of developing world class State of Art Hi-Tech Cycle Valley in an area of 380 acres at Village Dhanansu of the district.