Punjab gesture to 33% ladies portion in state common administrations


The Amarinder Singh government on Wednesday endorsed 33 percent booking for ladies in direct enlistment for the Punjab common administrations, sheets, and enterprises. The state Cabinet, at a gathering managed by CM Amarinder Singh, endorsed the ‘Punjab Civil Services (Reservation of Posts for Women) Rules, 2020’ to give such reservation to ladies for direct enrollment to posts in government, just as in Boards and Corporations in Group A, B, C and D posts, an official representative said.

The state had given 33 percent reservation to ladies in panchayats and nearby bodies. The Cabinet likewise gave its gesture to a Bill to supplant the ‘Punjab State Vigilance Commission Ordinance, 2020’. It will be presented in the following Assembly meeting.

The foundation of the multi-part Commission, pointed toward getting more straightforwardness and check debasement among community workers, was endorsed by the Cabinet a month ago through the statute, an official representative said. The Cabinet got ready for the state to dispatch its own SC Post Matric Scholarship Scheme.