Delimitation Commission

It is established by Government of India under the provisions of the Delimitation Commission Act. The main task of the commission is to redraw the boundaries of the various assembly and Lok Sabha constituencies based on a recent census. The representation from each state is not changed during this exercise. However, the numbers of SCContinue reading “Delimitation Commission”

Criteria for inclusion in SC list:

Recently Odisha’s Sualgiri and Swalgiri communities have been notified as Scheduled Castes. Criteria for inclusion in SC list:  Scheduled Castes (SCs):- Extreme social, educational and economic backwardness arising out of traditional practice of untouchability. Procedure:  The Constitution of India empowers the Parliament of India to modify the list of notified scheduled castes, whichContinue reading “Criteria for inclusion in SC list:”

Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (A-TUFS)

Government launched Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (A-TUFS) in 2016 by replacing Revised Restructured Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (ATUFS) is related to (a) modernizing and technology upgradation of leather units in India. (b) providing climate smart technologies to small farmers in order to improve productivity of agriculture. (c) modernizing and upgradation of the textilesContinue reading “Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (A-TUFS)”