Bhubaneswar, Aug 12 (LocalWire): The State Cabinet is likely to meet today to seek approval for 18 projects from different departments.
The Chief Minister is slated to chair the meeting through video conferencing today at 5:30pm.
The Cabinet is likely to approve the proposed amendments to the Industrial Policy Resolution to pave way for replacing Value Added Tax (VAT) and Entertainment Tax incorporating Goods and Services Tax (GST).
The Cabinet is also expected to consider the financial bid for the execution of Gangadhar Meher Lift Irrigation Project at Bijepur.
Some of the projects which are likely to be taken up for consideration and approval included-mega drinking water projects, changes in Odisha Civil Services Rules, change in the Orissa Municipal Act 1950 and others.