Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government on Friday constituted an 11-member Group of Ministers to provide policy direction to the agriculture sector for the 12th Plan. The GoM will also monitor and review the performance of the agriculture sector during the 12th Plan period.
Minister for Agriculture will be chairman of the GoM that will have ministers for finance, major irrigation, horticulture, animal husbandry, co-operation, forests and environment, marketing, major industries, minor irrigation and civil supplies as members. Representatives of industry and research organisations will be special invitees to the GoM while Principal Secretary (Agriculture) will be the member-convenor, according to an order issued by Chief Secretary PK Mohanty.
01:20 AM, Jun 01, 2013
Cuttack: The Justice PK Mohanty Commission probing the Pipli rape case has asked the Odisha government to submit its reply by the next hearing scheduled on September 7, explaining cause of delay in cremation of the victim. The state government is yet to file its counter on the controversial case after Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Police Commissioner Sunil Kumar Ray had earlier filed his replies in a sealed cover. Meanwhile, the Commission on...
11:02 AM, Aug 19, 2012