The Council of Ministers (CoM) on Monday approved the 15th Finance Commission Grant in the following ratio:
- 70% for Gaon Panchayat
- 15% for Anchalik Panchayat
- 15% for Zila Parishads
Decision also was taken for reduction in Earnest Money Deposits (EMDs) for mines auction to 0.5% for general category and 0.25% for SCs/STs.
In a major decision to boost Aatma Nirbhar Assam, the Council of Ministers (CoM) on Monday passed the MSME Ordinance which puts an end to the process of taking multiple permissions for setting up MSMEs in the state for next 3 years.