[New Delhi] NCW Gets 3 New Members,Nirbhya Funds Gets 3 Fresh Expenditure
Ministry of Women and Child Development, has nominated the following as Members of the National Commission for Women:
Smt. Chandramukhi Devi.
Smt. Soso Shaiza
Smt. Kamlesh Gautam,
The Empowered Committee of Officers under Nirbhaya Fund, under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Women and Child Development Ministry has today approved the three major proposals:
[a] Department of Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice proposal to set up 1023 Fast Track Special Courts (FTSCs) to dispose off pending cases of rape, and POCSO Act across the country. The project has a total financial implication of Rs. 767.25 crores. In the First phase, 777 FTSCs may be set up in 9 states and in second phase 246 FTSCs will be set up.
[b] The Proposal of Ministry of Home Affairs for procurement of forensic kits for sexual assault cases
[c] The Proposal from Konkan Railway Corporation Limited for setting up video surveillance system at 50 Railway Stations with a total Project cost of Rs 17.64 crores
Minister Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi
Category: Social Cause
[ASR,Pb] GS Longowal Unanimously re-elected as SGPC Chief
His name was proposed by former SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur and seconded by another former SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar, an official said.
He is Four time-legislator and former cabinet minister
The announcement was made here during the annual general house meeting of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC)– the apex gurdwara body.
As he was re-elected unopposed, religious slogans rented the air at the Teja Singh Samudari Hall in the premises of the body which manages gurdwaras of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh.
Gurbachan Singh Karmuwal was elected as the general secretary while Ragujit Singh Virk was appointed as senior vice president of the SGPC. Bikar Singh was made the junior vice president of the body.
Meanwhile, 11 executive members of the SGPC too were elected on the occasion.
The meeting, though was not bereft of drama as some members of the SGPC boycotted the elections.
They left the venue in solidarity with the Sikhs agitating at Bargari to demand the arrest of culprits involved in sacrilege incidents.
There are a total of 180 members of SGPC general house of which, 174 have voting rights. Of 174, 159 are elected and 15 are nominated.
Meanwhile, the controversy surrounding historian Kirpal Singh too cropped up during the meeting.
Kirpal Singh was removed as chairman of Sikh History Resource Editing Project by the SGPC for alleged distortion of Sikh history in class 12 school books.
As SGPC member Bibi Kiranjot Kaur stood up to defend the historian, she was not allowed to do so.
[नई दिल्ली]पीएम् “मोदी” ने सवा सौ करोड़ देशवासियों को धनतेरस की शुभकामनाएं दी
भारत के प्रधान मंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने कहा
“धनतेरस के पावन अवसर पर सभी देशवासियों को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं। भगवान धन्वंतरि हम सबको जीवन में सुख, समृद्धि एवं उत्तम स्वास्थ्य प्रदान करें”
[Lucknow,UP] Gujrat Returned “Yogi” to Announce Ram Statue in Ayodhya .Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has just visited Sardar Patel’s 182 mtr high statue in Gujarat ,may make an announcement on this on the occasion of Dev Deepawali.”
As per sources the place will be finalised after the soil is tested. The statue is likely to come up in the vicinity of Sant Tulsidas Ghat.