The cabinet has approved the payment of Rs 114.2 crore to Uttarakhand Transport Corporation for the transfer of land of its workshop on Haridwar Road to Dehradun Smart City Ltd for the construction of an integrated multi-story green building under the Dehradun Smart City Project.
Besides, the cabinet approved a proposal to give free travel facilities in Uttarakhand State Transport
Corporation buses to soldiers and war widows, who have received gallantry awards ( Ashok Chakra, Mahavir Chakra, Kirti Chakra, Veer Chakra, Shaurya Chakra ).
The budget arrangements in this regard will be made by the Sainik welfare department.
The cabinet also gave a green signal to a proposal to bring down the performance security in contracts in the works being done under Jal Jeevan Mission from 10 % to 3 %.