In order to make Rajasthan an agricultural hub, GoR has signed a pact with a city-based private partner for setting up olive tea manufacturing plant soon in Bassi village, out of which 75% of the farm will be with the partner and 25% will be used by the state government for research and development activities. Read more: [ Link ]


R'sthan to come up with 'olive tea' manufacturing plant
At laying the foundation stone of Gaita-Makhija overbridge in Etwa, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said GoR has constructed 2,000 km more roads against the target of 20,000 km of roads in the last five years and 10,000 km more would be built in the next two years. Read more: [ Link ]

22,000 km roads built in Rajasthan in last 5 years: Raje
Through a MoU signed between NTPC and Govt of Rajasthan, four operational units of Chhabra Thermal Power Plant will be transferred to NTPC. With this move, consumers in the state will directly benefit in terms of tariffs: [ Link ]

Chhabra Thermal Plant to be transferred to NTPC - Vasundhara Raje
Two limestone blocks from Naguar mines won the highest bid at an e-auction, for Rs. 10,500 crore, reinforcing the state govt’s commitment to make Rajasthan the top mining destination in the country. Read more: [ Link ]

Rajasthan e-auctions 2 limestone blocks; to get Rs 10,500 cr
Mahindra World City-Jaipur is partnering with Rajasthan to develop a single-point global business destination and has already signed on 20 premier clients. Read: [ Link ]
CM Vasundhara Raje told media persons in Delhi that Rajasthan’s Bhamashah scheme not only encourages the independence of women but also promotes a cashless economy: [ Link ] #ResurgentRajasthan #DigitalRajasthan

Bhamashah scheme aims at a cashless economy: CM - Times of India
Govt of Rajasthan and global networking giant, Cisco, collaborating to aid digital transformation in the state, focusing on developing better water management solutions & educating women in technology: [ Link ]
#ResurgentRajasthan #DigitalRajasthan

Cisco unveils initiatives to digitally empower girls in Rajasthan
Rajasthan govt has taken several steps to assist the Centre’s idea of a cashless economy. Jaipur’s Metro, for instance, is the first in the country to go entirely cashless. In addition, District Collector Gaurav Goyal has taken several initiatives to make Ajmer & 26 villages in Pushkar cashless. Read: [ Link ]

Rajasthan making strides for digital economy
“The Centre will sanction Rs. 94 cr for the skill development of nearly 65,000 youth in Rajasthan” - Union Minister Rajeev Pratap Rudy.
Rajasthan’s Bhamashah Yojana has received the gold medal from the World Bank India for its successful implementation in the state. Know more: [ Link ]
The Centre has sanctioned Rs. 3,224 crore to Rajasthan under the AMRUT scheme for development of water supply, sewerage facilities, parks and green belts in 29 cities of the state. Read more: [ Link ]

Rs 3,224 cr sanctioned under AMRUT for Rajasthan: Naidu
In the year 2016, the state of Rajasthan witnessed much progress. We look forward to many more new beginnings and milestones in the year 2017!
#ResurgentRajasthan #HappyNewYear
In order to make Rajasthan an education hub, the state will organise a first-of-its-kind 'Festival of Education' in Jaipur, which will see the convergence of academicians and faculty from across the globe. It will give students and teachers a unique opportunity to interact with global peers, and improve their teaching and learning experience: [ Link ]

India's 1st of its kind 'Education Fest' to he held in Jaipur
After three successful years, we step into our fourth year and we will continue in our effort to make a difference in every village and every town of Rajasthan! #GoodGovernanceDay #ResurgentRajasthan
GoR launches e-Project Monitoring System (e-PMS) Portal to facilitate the State's projects by resolving issues including approvals for setting up as well as expeditious implementation. The procedure for entering the projects and its features therein are available on .
Speaking at an event at the Government College in Jhalawar, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said her government was committed to linking education with skill development. During her 3 year tenure, the govt has set up various short term & regular skill training programmes, to aid the youth in gaining employment. Read: [ Link ]

Skill trainings in Rajasthan helping youth to gainfully employment: CM Vasundhara Raje
During her two-day tour to Jodhpur, CM Vasundhara Raje dedicated 14 projects worth Rs. 762 crore. Among the projects, she laid the foundation stone for three residential projects and three major water projects. #ResurgentRajasthan #PeopleFirst
Rajasthan Government has signed a MoU with Stanford University and Antara foundation to digitize medical education. The MoU will provide digital courses, ebooks & internet access to research papers, to drive better results. Read: [ Link ]

मुख्यमंत्री की उपस्थिति में स्टैनफोर्ड यूनिवर्सिटी के साथ करार - Vasundhara Raje
Jaipur’s educational institutes are providing trained human resources and transforming it into a startup hub, especially in the areas of social media, graphic design & animation: [ Link ]

Jaipur tops tier II cities for internship - Times of India