Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

‘Divyang’ in Maharashtra to get Rs 3.75 lakh for eco-friendly mobile vehicle shops

ANI | Updated: Jan 22, 2019 21:50 IST

Divyang’ in Maharashtra to get Rs 3.75 lakh for eco-friendly mobile vehicle shops
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 22 (ANI): In a major step towards empowering the differently-abled populace, the Maharashtra Cabinet on Tuesday approved Rs 3.75 lakh as financial assistance to every 'Divyang' for an eco-friendly mobile vehicle shop.
The announcement was made in the State Budget 2018-19, which Maharashtra Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday approved with the initial financial support of Rs 20 crore for the scheme.
Among other major decisions of the Cabinet included the approval to Rs 100 crore for the construction of a memorial in the respect of Shiv-Sena founder late Balasaheb Thackeray.
The funds for the memorial will be provided by the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) and state government will ensure the availability of funds for the memorial.(ANI)

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