A report by a parliamentary committee found that cases under Atrocities Act have more than tripled in Delhi in 5 years. It also found a proliferation of delays in the investigation of cases.
The academy functions as the apex body of the performing arts in India to preserve and promote the vast cultural heritage of India expressed in music, dance and drama.
A team comprising health committee members and officials of the Kochi corporation visited the Palakkad-based Fabbco plant to understand the technique of waste management using the black soldier fly.
Sources said members of the DMK, BRS and the Congress sought to know why the bill was being brought in a hurry.
The results of the Standing Committee election may affect the working of the civic body since all the executive decisions are taken by the committee.