When a girl reaches the age of 18, the government would provide an assistance of Rs 1 lakh which can be used for either her marriage or for higher education,
Locals were seen helping in the rescue operation to save stranded students as well as other occupants of the four-storey building.
Patel went on to compare Mevani's stand on the bullet train project with that of social activist Medha Patkar who opposed the Sardar Sarovar Dam.
Surat police arrested 19 more persons, accused of holding violent protests against the film in the city two days ago.
The decision was taken at a meeting supervised by Union finance minister Arun Jaitley in Ahmedabad.