Pushkar Singh Dhami

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CM Dhami Announced Portal To Facilitate Suggestions On Uniform Civil Code: Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhanush has announced a portal to facilitate suggestions on Uniform Civil Code (UCC). The chairman and members of the expert committee met CM Dhami in the secretariat and held a discussion on the matter. An approval was given in the first cabinet meeting, constituting an expert committee. Furthermore, Dhami lauded the committee’s work so far, and said that it has worked “expeditiously”.

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 10:21 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: UCC, Expert Committee, Uttarakhand, Pushkar Singh Dhami, Dehradun

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State Government Sets Up Expert Committee To Resolve Hijab Row: Karnataka

Karnataka government has set up an expert committee to resolve the issue involving wearing of hijabs inside the classroom. Six Muslim girls in the Udupi district were barred from attending classes for wearing hijabs, since the last week of December 2021. The committee will study the dress code being followed in various states. Until the committee recommendation comes, all girls have been asked to adhere to uniform rules.

Thu, 27 Jan 2022 - 04:08 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: India, Karnataka, Expert Committee, State goverment, Hijab

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Karnataka CM Basavaraja Bommai

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Karnataka CM To Decide COVID-19 Relaxations After Expert Committee Meeting

Karnataka CM Basavaraja Bommai said, the Government will take decision on COVID-19 relaxations. On January 19, CM Bommai said, after consulting to the expert committee. "The decision will take after expert committee will review it and present full picture before us on Friday," said the CM. Notably, the COVID-19 cases are rising in Karnataka and is likely to reach its peak in February and urged people to follow COVID-19 guidelines. 

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 - 06:09 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Karnataka CM, Basavaraja Bommai, COVID-19 Relaxations, Expert Committee, Cabinet Meeting

Courtesy: ANI

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Centre Promises Expert Committee For Handling Odisha Forest Fires

Viewing the forest fires in Odisha's Simlipal National Park and similar forests, the Centre is planning to send an expert committee for effective containment of the fires through technical support. Reportedly, assurance arrived after the state's BJP delegation submitted a memorandum soliciting Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar's mediation. Besides, the memorandum sought efficient coordination between the central and the state forest… read-more

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 07:42 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Odisha, Simplipal forest, Forest Fires, Prakash Javadekar, Expert Committee, memorandum

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NGT Forms Committee To Look Into Fly Ash Pollution In Hooghly River

Hearing a petition filed by Dakhsinbanga Matsyajibi Forum, NGT created an expert-committee to investigate the fly-ash pollution of Hooghly river on National Waterway 97. The committee comprises of experts from CPCB, WB-PCB and South-24 Pargana DM. Last year, at least five barges carrying fly-ash from India to Bangladesh were capsized into Hooghly that polluted river and subsequently affected fishing industry. Sunderbans' fragile-ecosystem and… read-more

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 01:56 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: NGT, Expert Committee, Fly-ash pollution, Hooghly River., Water pollution, indo-bangladesh boder

Courtesy: Hindustan Times