Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday launched website of the state higher education department. The website contains details like vision, mission, functioning, academic and development status of the higher education department with special reference to universities and colleges.
New act for truck unions in Punjab
In view of frequent incidents of violence between truck unions in the state, the Punjab government is mulling a new legislation to fix accountability in case of such clashes, transport minister Mohan Lal said on Thursday. The draft of the new legislation would be submitted in the Cabinet within the next three months, the minister said.
Rules for judicial service
The Uttar Pradesh government has amended the UP State Judicial Service Authority Rules 1996 following which the judicial body would now have 24 members instead of 22. The step was taken on Wednesday at Cabinet meeting presided over by chief minister Mayawati.