The Fact News Service
Chandigarh, November 20
The Cabinet also gave nod to close the Punjab State Social Welfare Board (PSSWB) and merger of its staff including PSSWB Headquarter employees, Pensioners and five ICDS blocks into the Department of Social Security, Women and Child Development.
Give approval for sending/rejecting the cases of premature release of convicts
The Cabinet also gave its consent for sending the case of one prisoner for seeking the premature release of life convicts confined in the jails of the state and four others for rejecting such cases.
After the nod of the Cabinet under Article 163 of the Constitution of India, these special remission/ premature release cases will be submitted to the Punjab Governor under Article 161 of the Indian Constitution for consideration.
Approves annual administrative report of the tourism, cultura affairs and archives and museum department
The Cabinet also gave its approval to the Annual Administrative Report of the Tourism, Cultural Affairs, Archives and Museum department, Punjab for the year 2021-2022.