The Cabinet has approved proposal for promulgation of "The Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers' Cadre) Ordinance, 2019.
This decision will allow filling up of more than 5000 vacancies by direct recruitment in Teachers' cadre duly ensuring that the Constitutional provisions of Articles 14, 16 and 21 shall be complied with and stipulated reservation criteria for the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes and Socially and economically backward classes are met with.
This decision is expected to improve the teaching standards in the higher educational institutions to attract all eligible talented candidates.
Cabinet also also announced additional bonanza for sugar cane farmers.
Regional air connectivity infrastructure gets a major boost. The Cabinet decided to put in Rs.4500 crores. The Cabinet has approved revival and development of un-served and under-served air strips of state governments, Airports Authority of India, Civil Enclaves, CPSUs, helipads and water aerodromes.