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Punjab Government committed to welfare of students with disabilities: Aruna Chaudhary

Punjabi Politics
 The Social Security, Women and Child Development Department, Punjab, has invited applications for awarding Pre and Post Matric scholarships for the students with disabilities in accordance with the guidelines of the Department of empowerment of persons with disabilities (Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment). This was disclosed by the Social Security and Women & Child Development Minister, Punjab, Mrs. Aruna Chaudhary here today in a press communiqué.

Next Congress government at center will implement welfare schemes for unorganized workers -Sunil Jakhar

Chandigarh: Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President and Member of Parliament from Gurdaspur Sunil Jakhar said that now it is sure that Congress will form the government after next General Election scheduled in 2019 and after assuming office at centre Congress will implement welfare schemes for the unorganized sector of the worker to uplift their socio-economic status in the society.

Capt Amarinder led government releases Rs.469 crore to clear pending payments under various welfare & development schemes

Punjabi Politics
 Giving a further fillip to its development agenda, the Captain Amarinder Singh led Punjab government on Monday released Rs. 469 crore towards pending payments for various schemes and development projects, besides clearing the entire pendency of VAT/GST refunds in the state treasury.The funds released today relate to the Local Government and Education departments, as well as pending Social Security Pensions.