Decision to take up a census of backward class population in Telangana
A decision in this regard was taken at the meeting of the Telangana cabinet yesterday.
A scheme of eye-testing for all the citizens ("Kanti velugu") would also be launched across the state on August 15, it said.
According to the release, land not exceeding one acre would be allotted to all recognized political parties at the rate of Rs 100 per yard for the construction of their party offices and these party offices would be exempted from property tax.
In accordance with guidelines of earlier governments, land allotment to TRS party in 29 districts for constructing party offices in district headquarters has been approved, it said.
Also, in addition to the existing residential schools for the backward classes in the state, 119 new schools, one per Assembly segment, would be established, it added.
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