Defence Acquisition Council, weapons, India, Indian Army

Defence Acquisition Council clears procurement worth Rs 1850 crore

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman, met yesterday and accorded approval to Capital Acquisition Proposals of the Services valued at over Rs 1850 crore. These include, okayed by Defence Acquisition Council,  procurement of essential quantity of Infantry Combat Vehicle (BMPs-2/2k) for Mechanised Infantry and other Arms and Services at an estimated cost […]

Reservation, India, OBC, General Category, creamy layer

Government clarifies on creamy layer in reservation

No centralized data regarding number of candidates belonging to the Other Backward Castes, stated to have been deprived of reservation benefit for appointment to posts under Central Government due to their coming under creamy layer, is maintained. There is no reservation in promotion for Other Backward Classes. This was stated by the Union Minister of […]