Begin typing your search above and press return to search.
exit_to_app
When UAPA is invoked against fact-finding efforts
access_time 2021-11-17T18:18:11+05:30
Viral job seeker, finally appointed
access_time 2021-11-26T15:57:19+05:30
Oil market price war again
access_time 2021-11-26T09:52:25+05:30
Child smugglers should be punished
access_time 2021-11-25T12:56:54+05:30
If the fire of hatred is not extinguished
access_time 2021-11-24T09:00:53+05:30
Let police excellence be to benefit people
access_time 2021-11-23T09:49:37+05:30
exit_to_app
Homechevron_rightIndiachevron_rightCabinet okays amending ...

Cabinet okays amending Jallianwala Bagh Memorial Act

text_fields
bookmark_border
Cabinet okays amending Jallianwala Bagh Memorial Act
cancel

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday approved the Amendment of the Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial Act, 1951.

The amended Act would include as Trustee "the Leader of Opposition recognised as such in the Lok Sabha, or where there is no such Leader of Opposition, then the Leader of the single largest opposition party in the House".

"In the existing Act, there is provision for representation of a single national political party," an official note said.

"Deletion of the party-specific member from the Trust will make it apolitical. The proposed amendment ensures representation of the opposition party in the Trust," it explained.

The proposed Amendment would also empower the government to terminate and replace a Trustee to participate in functioning of the Trust or for any other reason.

Show Full Article
TAGS:
Next Story