Lucknow, Oct 17: In a major move, the Akhilesh government on Monday approved affordable housing scheme in which cheap and affordable houses will be provided to poor in the state.
The decision was taken in the Cabinet meeting led by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. Other decisions were also taken in the meeting including the salary hike of Madrassa Board teachers from Rs 8,000 to Rs 15,000 per month, he said.
Cabinet also cleared decision to further increase projects of e-governance in the state-run schemes.
A proposal to launch a Chief Minister’s Food Processing Mission was ratified by the state Cabinet and construction of an international theme park in Ayodhya was also given a green signal, the official added.