New BH-Series Vehicle Registration Rules: What You Need to Know

The tax rules for BH-Series vehicles have been updated. Previously, payment of vehicle tax was for a period of 2 years at a time. With the new rule, when the vehicle is registered under the BH-Series, payment of tax covers 14 years in total. This is done in a single payment or in two-year increments

No More Glanders Disease Restrictions in Kaithal District

Haryana Government Lifts Glanders Disease Restrictions in Kaithal District
The lifting of the CONTROL AREA status means that:
Equine animals can now move freely within Kaithal District.
These animals can also be transported in and out of Kaithal District without restrictions.
Events such as horse races, fairs, exhibitions, games, and gatherings involving horses and other equine animals can now be held in Kaithal District.

Odisha’s New Minimum Wage Rates: What You Need to Know

The Government of Odisha has revised the minimum wage rates for various types of workers across different sectors on 18th July.
Revised Wage Rates:
Unskilled: Rs. 450.00 per day
Semi-skilled: Rs. 500.00 per day
Skilled: Rs. 550.00 per day
Highly Skilled: Rs. 600.00 per day

Allocation of New MSC Codes For Madhya Pradesh and Bihar

The Department of Telecommunications notified regarding the Allocation of MSC Codes for Madhya Pradesh and Bihar LSAs for Mobile Access Services to M/s Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd on July 18th 2024. To accommodate the increasing number of subscribers and ensure seamless connectivity, new MSC (Mobile Switching Center) codes have been allocated to RJIL for Madhya Pradesh and Bihar. This move is set to significantly enhance the quality of mobile services in these regions.

New Updates to the Indian Radio Regulatory Service Rules

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) issued updates to Service Rules for the Indian Radio Regulatory Service (IRRS) Group A on July 16th 2024. These rules guide how our radio services are managed and regulated, and it’s crucial they stay up-to-date and effective.

New Regulations for Renewable Energy Tariff Determination in India

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has issued new regulations for determining tariffs for grid-connected renewable energy projects commissioned between July 1, 2024, and March 31, 2027. The regulations outline specific criteria for different renewable energy project types, including wind, solar, biomass, and hybrid projects.

New Amendments to Himachal Pradesh PSC Regulations

On July 16, 2024, The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (Exemption from Consultation) (35th Amendment) Regulations, 2024 were notified. Key updates include:
Faster Recruitment: Most Group-C posts no longer need PSC review.
Exceptions: PSC review still required for six positions, including Company Commander and Mining Inspector.

New Liquor Duties in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh has updated its excise duties on liquor under the Chhattisgarh Excise Act, 1915:
Country Liquor: 50% duty based on the ex-factory price.
Foreign Liquor:
Spirits: 50% duty on the landing price.
Malt: 40% duty on the landing price.