The Fact News Service
Chandigarh, November 23
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal said that the area of Mata Mansa Devi Temple would be made a ‘Holy Complex’. All liquor shops will be closed in the designated area of Mansa Devi temple. There will be a complete ban on the sale of liquor in an area of about 2.5 kilometers from the temple, said the CM.
Presiding over a meeting of Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board held here on Tuesday, the Chief Minister accorded approval for many important decisions including functioning of the Sanskrit College being built in the premises of Mata Mansa Devi.
It was decided that the appointment of staff in this college, their salary and the fees charged from the students will be decided by the Shrine Board.
The chief minister said that this is a unique initiative to promote Sanskrit language with the starting of this college.
Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board will give stipend to students under Antyodaya scheme: Khattar
At the meeting, the Chief Minister accorded approval for a proposal that under the Antyodaya scheme, students would be given stipend for skill development. In this, 1000 children belonging to Panchkula who have a family income of Rs. 1.80 lakh will be given a scholarship of Rs 3000 per month for skill development.
Manohar Lal said that the government is implementing several schemes for Antyodaya families.