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Haryana ‘Vision Document’ sets agenda up to 2030

Press Trust of India Chandigarh | Updated on January 12, 2018 Published on June 27, 2017

The Haryana government today released its ‘Vision Document 2030’ with the key objectives of increasing the Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) growth to 9.8 per cent and developing industrial clusters in each district of the state.

The document also aims to create 18 lakh new jobs, raise skilled manpower of 5 lakh and provide 24-hour electricity, among others.

3 broad categories

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar launched ‘Vision Document 2030’ here in the presence of Finance Minister Abhimanyu and United Nations resident coordinator Diego Palacios.

The document has been divided into three broad categories of economic, environmental and social targets.

In the economic section, the focus areas are increasing the per capita income to ₹8,34,351 and ensuring 30 per cent women in the workforce.

The environmental indicators included waste and garbage collection and arrangement of 100 per cent toilets and sewerage, 20 e-waste and solid waste management plant, renewable energy of 14.5 per cent of the total energy, complete ban on stubble burning, establishment of 400 climate smart villages and to check the depletion of watertable.

Social targets

The social section aims for no malnutrition among children, housing for all, bringing down maternal mortality rate to 70 per one lakh live births, neonatal mortality rate to 12 per 1,000 live births and under-five mortality rate to 25 per 1,000 live births, 100 per cent net enrolment ratio at pre-primary level, 97 per cent at primary level and 95 per cent at secondary level, bringing down the dropout rate to nil and reducing crime against women.

Speaking on this occasion, Khattar asked administrative secretaries of all departments to prepare plans, keeping in view the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), so as to achieve the targets in a phased manner.

Published on June 27, 2017
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