SARLAHI, Aug 23: For the first time, Province 2 cabinet held its meeting out of the provincial capital on Friday.
The meeting held under the chairmanship of the Chief Minister Lal Babu Raut, was attended by Physical Infrastructure and Transportation Minister Jitendra Sonal, Internal Affairs Minister Gyanendra Yadav, Social Development Minister Nawal Kishor Shah, Industry, Forest and Tourism Minister Ram Naresh Ray, and two state ministers Abhiram Sharma and Suresh Mandal.
The meeting that took place at the hall of Sarnath Forest Development Project took a four-point decision.
According to the Province 2 spokesperson Internal Affairs Minister Yadav, the meeting agreed on conservation of national forests within the province, monitoring illegal settlements to protect Chure region, controlling excavation of sands along rivers and encouraging civil employees in the province, and presenting the bill related to internal tourism and revenue collection to the legislation committee for discussion.
The ministers returned Janakpur following the cabinet meeting.