Hyderabad, Feb.16 (NSS): The State Cabinet has given clearance for the sale of lands within the HMDA area, with a view to mop up about Rs.10,000 crores revenue. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today chaired the cabinet meeting at Pragati Bhavan here.
The meeting, which commenced at 4 pm., was continuing till late in the evening. The cabinet has decided to hold a Revenue Sammelan at Shamshabad near here on February 28, to explain to the people the salient features of the new Revenue Act proposed to be enacted, as part of the administrative reforms and better services to the people. The Government is keen on bringing-in the new Revenue Act during the Budget session likely to start in the first week of March. The cabinet is expected to decide on the exact dates of the Budget session.
All the ministers and officials concerned were present in the cabinet meeting. The chief minister is reported to have spoke his mind on the controversial CAA and to pass a resolution in the budget session of Legislature, opposing it.