The Telangana cabinet meeting decisions on January 30 2015, In a seven hour long meeting, the Cabinet taken some important decisions.
The Cabinet decided to scrap the FAST (Financial Assistance to Students of Telangana) scheme and to continue with the previous fee reimbursement scheme. as per the Article 371(D).
The Cabinet also decided to shift the Secretariat to the Erragadda Chest Hospital location where a new Secretariat complex will be constructed at a cost of Rs 150 crore.
The Telangana State cabinet on Friday decided to clear the fee reimbursement dues of Rs 862 crore. KCR rued that the previous government did not clear the fee reimbursement dues for four years and the Telangana government inherited them.
He said there were arrears of about 1,800 crore which accumulated over a period of four years and the government had recently released about Rs 1,000 crore.
He said that poor people living in area of more than 125 sq yards would be provided incremental yards regularization facility. He informed that for every sq yard occupied over and above would be regularized by charging ten per cent of the registration value.
He informed that the those occupied more than 125 sq yards and did not come under poor category would be given a chance to pay the initial amount in two installments and the rest in three installments.
The CM said that for regularisation of plots up to 250 sq yards, the amount has been reduced by 50 per cent and they could pay the amounts in two installments. KCR said that people occupied from 250 sq yards to 500 sq yards would be charged 50 per cent of the market value and those encroached more than 500 sq yards would be charged 75 per cent of the market value.
He informed that applications would be received up to March 10 and the amounts could be payable in the next financial year. The CM said that issuing of certificates for the applicants of the scheme would begin from February 20.
Telangana cabinet meeting decisions on January 30