In the Cabinet meeting, it has been decided to appoint 146 in various posts in the Directorate of Land Records & Settlement under the Department of Revenue. Hon’ble Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Transport and Tourism minister Sushanta Chowdhury on Thursday (8th June, 2023) announced this decision of the Cabinet meeting in a press conference at the press conference hall of the Secretariat after the Cabinet meeting. The Transport and Tourism minister said, among the 146 posts, there are 6 Assistant Surveyor Officers, 10 Kanoongo, 125 Amin and and 5 Surveyor Posts. Among these Assistant Surveyor Officer and Kanongo posts are feeder posts. These posts will be filled through TPSC. The posts of Amin and Surveyor will be recruited through the Department.
“Cabinet meeting has decided to develop the front side of the Ujjayanta Palace as a Weekend Tourist Hub with the aim of expanding the tourism industry centered on the state’s traditional Ujjayanta Palace”, The Transport and Tourism minister said in the press conference. The tourism office will spearhead efforts to beautify the area in front of Ujjayanta Palace, creating an enticing ambiance for visitors. Plans include the establishment of dhabas (food stalls), selfie points, and boating facilities on the lake. Cultural programs will also be organized on both days, with a permanent cultural stage to be constructed in front of the palace. This initiative by the tourism department the Government will get revenue as well as an opportunity of income will be created for the unemployed youth and artists.