Chandigarh, February 19
To increase effectivity within the functioning of city native our bodies, the Cabinet at this time permitted the creation of 22 posts of Additional (*22*) Commissioner (Urban Development) in any respect district headquarters within the state in place of Regional (*22*) Directors.
Consequent upon this approval, the prevailing posts of ADC (Development) might be re-designated as ADC (Rural Development) and might be given energy exercisable beneath the Punjab Municipal Act, 1911, and Punjab Regional and Town Planning and Development Act, 1995.
The Cabinet additionally authorised the CM to take the ultimate determination with regard to the duties to be assigned to ADC (Urban Development), powers to be delegated to those officers beneath completely different Acts, regulatory powers beneath the Punjab Regional and Town Planning and Development Act, 1995, and all different administrative points on this regard with out presenting them to the Cabinet. — TNS