The monthly maintenance grant of 76 "Operation Blue Star-affected" soldiers will be increased from Rs 10,000 to Rs 12,000.
The State Cabinet amended the rule to ensure that only those candidates are appointed in the Punjab government who have an in-depth knowledge of Punjabi language.
The Cabinet has also decided to give six per cent Dearness Allowance (DA) to government employees and pensioners with effect from October 1, 2022.
This will also help in keeping a better check over the supply of illicit liquor into Punjab from the neighbouring states.
Will be provided by the MPS. All MPS licenses will be issued by the department of food, civil supplies and consumer affairs.
Pointing out further, the spokesperson said the MGR of zones of the state would be Rs 1440.96 Crore for a period of three months. However, the revenue target of this short term Excise Policy is kept at Rs 1910 Crore for three months' period.
The process of advertisement and notification of these jobs would be initiated within a month, added the spokesperson.