Odisha Cabinet approves 10 proposals

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Cabinet approved 10 proposals in a meeting this evening presided over by chief minister Naveen Patnaik at the State Secretariat here.

The meeting decided that the state government will remain as guarantor for the loan given to Aska Sugar Mill.

The Cabinet also approved a proposal of the Finance department for amendment in Sales Tax and VAT Rules.

It also approved the proposal of the Water Resources department on compensation towards acquisition of land for irrigation project. With this, all people of the village will be entitled to compensation if 75 percent of government land in their village is acquired for irrigation project.