8 August 2021
Keep up-to-date with all that is happening in welfare policy with this curated selection of news, published every fortnight.
- The Union Cabinet approved continuation of the Samagra Shiksha Scheme for school education for another five years.
- Rajasthan launched a series of nutrition-focused welfare programmes to benefit women and children affected by disruption in the routine schemes during the pandemic.
- The Union Cabinet has approved the formation of a Central University in the union territory of Ladakh.
- The Commission for Air Quality Management in the National Capital Region and Adjoining Areas Bill, 2021, was introduced in the Parliament and was passed by both the houses.