Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar informed about the decision taken under Cabinet Meeting. He said that Cabinet has approved extension of time limit for availing the benefits of "Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana" for Ujjwala beneficiaries by three months with effect from 1st July 2020 for remaining gas cylinders.
Oath taking ceremony of State, Cabinet Ministers took place on July 02 in Bhopal. BJP senior leaders Gopal Bhargava, Yashodhara Raje Scindia were among the leaders who took oath in MP cabinet. Caretaker Governor of Madhya Pradesh Anandiben Patel administered oath to BJP leaders. BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia and other leaders were present at Raj Bhawan during the ceremony.
Union Minister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Giriraj Singh informed that Cabinet has approved Rs 15,000 crore infrastructure fund to promote dairy, poultry and meat processing industry. "Cabinet approves Rs 15,000 crore infrastructure fund to promote dairy, poultry and meat processing," said Giriraj Singh while addressing the cabinet briefing."Government will provide 3% interest subvention to eligible beneficiaries," the Minister added
In a media briefing held on June 03, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar informed that the government have made farmer friendly amendments to the Essential Commodities Act. Javadekar said, "Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approves historic amendment to Essential Commodities Act. We have made farmer friendly amendments to the Essential Commodities Act. The landmark decisions have been taken to benefit farmers."
National Equality Party JKGBL, Chairman Sajjad Raja while speaking at UNHRC's 44th session on July 09 said that the extrajudicial killings taking place in Pakistan occupied so called 'Azad' Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan are not acceptable. He said, "The citizens of Azad Kashmir stand before you today, seeking intervention on the repression and extra judicial killings of our people - 'AZAD' means 'free', but this is a false label that has been attached to our people to hide the truth in a disgusting way. In fact, any dissent towards Pakistan is mercilessly crushed through lent officers, army atrocities and the ISI. Today even the Prime Minister of Azad Kashmir is agitating against the Pakistani bullying for forcing constitutional changes through the 14th amendment in Act 74 down our throats in the name of Islam and brotherhood."
One unidentified terrorist has been killed so far in an encounter in Baramulla district of JandK on July 12. The encounter took place at Rebban area of Sopore. The identification and group-affiliation of the terrorist are yet to be done. The operation is still underway.