Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday approved a proposal for the establishment of ASBM University by upgrading Asian School of Business Management (ASBM), Bhubaneswar.
The conferment of University status to ASBM will broaden the horizon of Education in Odisha and give an impetus to multi-disciplinary teaching and research. This will also help in introducing new generation industry oriented and employment linked courses.
The Cabinet also gave in principle approval to Odisha Secretariat Data Entry Operators (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Amendment Rules, 2019.
To provide further promotional avenues to Data Entry Operators Cadre, the Cabinet approved to restructuring the cadre by creating another two new promotional posts namely Assistant Data Processing Officer and Data Processing Officer in lieu of abolition of 32 (thirty-two) vacant posts of Senior Data Entry Operator of different Departments of Secretariat.
The Cabinet also approved five tenders under the rural drinking water supply project. The Cabinet has decided to supply safe drinking water in the water quality affected areas of Bhadrak district under state plan RIDF funding.