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Mega Food Park: An Overview

Mega Food Parks in india

Mega Food Parks in India

The Mega Food Park is comprehensive concept which main motive is to establish direct linkages from the farm to processing and on to the consumer markets, through a network of collection centres and Primary Processing Centres (PPC). Efficient logistics facilities that will inter-connected with the collection centres, the primary processing centres and a central processing centre. Read More…

National Higher Education Campaign (Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan)


Higher Education in India

Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS), launched in 2013 to promote higher education in India. The RUSA aims at providing strategic funding to eligible state higher educational institutions. Read More…

Disability Bill

The Union Cabinet approved the Rights of Persons with Disability Bill, 2013. However, there have been some controversy regarding the matter of the Bill.

Earlier, India had ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability (UNCRPD) in 2007. Since then, there have been efforts to enact a law for the same. The essence of the bill lies in the respect of the autonomy and dignity for all persons with disability.

The Bill was originally formed after a thorough pre-legislative deliberative process with several civil society organizations. However, the Bill approved by the Cabinet is in no way related to the one finalized through deliberations.

The Controversy

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