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The internal complaints committee (formerly Panjab University Committee Against Sexual Harassment) has already started working as per the draft policy, which is expected to be cleared by the senate – the varsity’s apex governing body – in toto
The draft policy on sexual harassment defines the responsibilities of the university authorities, including providing a safe environment for women and publicly committing to a zero-tolerance policy towards sexual harassment
Mumbai's new draft policy on gardens, playgrounds, and recreation grounds scraps the controversial caretaker policy and limits adoption of open spaces to 11 months, 3 years, or 5 years. Private parties may also acquire municipal plots by paying 50% of the land value. The policy prioritizes local school associations and ALMs in adopting open spaces. The public has been invited to provide feedback on the draft policy within 30 days.
While its London counterpart has teams managing every borough, in Mumbai a ward-wise parking management plan with marked parking bays and an increase in the number of parking wardens is on the anvil. The project is being headed by P Velrasu, additional municipal commissioner
Information & broadcasting (I&B) ministry secretary Apurva Chandra said the AVGC sector has experienced unprecedented growth and is expected to grow exponentially in the coming decade
Updated on Apr 18, 2023 04:19 PM IST