While it is not known what transpired in the conversation between prime minister Modi and the then health minister Harsh Vardhan, the RTI replies reveal a level of inertia in governance.
Union minister of state for home affairs Hansraj G. Ahir said that setting up cow sanctuaries at the district level can help prevent incidents of cow slaughter and violence related to cow vigilantism.
Led by science and technology minister Harsh Vardhan, the committee will select projects to help scientifically validate the benefits of cow-derivatives.
The party has also promised to work towards a Delhi “as envisioned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi”.
The government mapping agency wants to restrict its digital open series maps to Indian citizens by using Aadhaar authentication. But Aadhaar isn’t proof of citizenship.
The recent draft bill on passive euthanasia and the release of a document inviting comments from the public can be regarded as a huge steps forward.
Despite the decision to make it mandatory for pictorial warnings to cover 85% of cigarette and beedi packaging, the tobacco lobby continues to have its way over the Modi government