Notices were issued to Centre and six states including Odisha, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan and Maharashtra on the plea filed by the National Federation of Indian Women.
Cabinet to rename Antyodaya Yojana as CM’S Ladli Bahna scheme
Further, the cabinet decided to increase the current monthly honorarium of cooks engaged in the Pradhan Mantri Poshan Shakti Nirman Yojana to Rs 4,000 per month.
The home minister said the BNS Bill has provisions that seek to repeal sedition, and award maximum capital punishment for crimes such as mob lynching and rape of minors.
The new Bill has provisions that seek to repeal sedition, and award maximum capital punishment for crimes such as mob lynching and rape of minors, the Home Minister said.
The Governor is said to have returned on the basis of the legal opinion from the attorney general of India.
According to the prosecution lawyer Altaf Hussain — representing Tabrez Ansari's wife Shahista Parveen — two of the accused persons were acquitted by Additional Session Judge Amit Shekhar.
Two men from the Kurla area in Mumbai, who were transporting meat in a car were attacked allegedly by a group of 10 to 15 'cow vigilantes' with steel rods and wooden sticks, the official said.