Cabinet approves Stand Up Manipur’ scheme

Newmai News Network

Imphal | October 12


The Manipur State Cabinet on Saturday approved the ‘Stand Up Manipur’ scheme under the existing Start Up Manipur Scheme. The scheme will provide subsidy and soft loans to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, OBC, women and 'minorities' of the State for setting up business.


The ‘Stand Up Manipur’ will propagate business eco-system and empower the entrepreneurs belonging Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, OBC, Women and Minorities of the State. The State Cabinet also unanimously approved the Manipur Regulation of Sale Deed Registration Rules 2019 to regulate and curtail inappropriate transfer of property.


The meeting also approved the Manipur Vision 2030 Document. The State government has developed its own Vision 2030 taking into account the Sustainable Development Goals and targets for implementation by the State.


The Cabinet decided to amend the Manipur Combined Competitive Examination for Direct Recruitment of Section Officer (Grade I & II) (Engineering department), rules, 2014. The meeting also resolved for the Prorogation of Eight Session of the Eleventh Manipur Legislative Assembly. The Cabinet also gave its approval for commencement of the Chief Minister's Scholarship Scheme for Civil Services Coaching.


During the meeting, the Cabinet also approved appointment of various posts of non-teaching staff of Manipur Technical University. The meeting also resolved for setting up of police out post at the entry gate of National Sports University (NSU).


The meeting also gave its nod for the upgradation of PHSC Tentha to PHC under Critical Gap Fund (CGF) Scheme of National Rurban Mission (NRuM).