Home Latest Stories Minister Nityanand Rai In Lok Sabha

Minister Nityanand Rai In Lok Sabha

Identification Of Lakshadweep Problems A Continuous Process: Minister In Lok Sabha

Government keeps the welfare of people at the centre of all its activities, Nityanand Rai said. (File)

New Delhi:

The Centre on Tuesday said the identification of the problems faced by the people of the Union Territory of Lakshadweep is a continuous process and it takes appropriate action to resolve them from time to time.

Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai said this in the Lok Sabha in response to a question on whether the central government has any plan to send a delegation to identify the difficulties being faced by the people of Lakshadweep.

“The government keeps the welfare of the people at the centre of all its activities. The identification of problems faced by the people is a continuous process and the government takes appropriate action to resolve them from time to time,” he said replying to a written question.

Lakshadweep has recently seen protests by the locals after the UT administration mooted a number of proposals that include plans to develop the island as a major tourist destination, enactment of the Goonda Act, and the plan to restrict the slaughtering of cattle.

People also protested over the removal of non-vegetarian items from the menu of midday meals for schoolchildren and the closure of dairy farms. However, the operation of these two orders were stayed by the Kerala High Court, which has jurisdiction over the archipelago.

Source link


Afghan Woman Business Leader On Taliban Rule

<!-- -->Afghan business leader Shafiqeh Attai speaks during an interview at her office in Herat.Herat: An Afghan business leader who employs hundreds of...

US Marines Let Sikh Officer, 26, Wear Turban. He Plans To Sue: Report

<!-- -->The Corps has maintained that "uniformity" is vital to force (Representational Pic)New York: A 26-year-old Sikh-American officer in the US Marines who...

CSK Fan’s Honest Banner During IPL Goes Viral

<!-- -->A Chennai Super Kings fan was spotted wearing the colours of their rival team.No T20 tournament in the world seems to match...


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

IPL 2021, CSK vs KKR: “Still Having Neck Issues,” Faf Du Plessis Opens Up On His Abu Dhabi Injury

IPL 2021: Faf du Plessis plays a shot for CSK against KKR on Sunday, in Abu Dhabi.© BCCI/IPLChennai Super Kings (CSK) are currently...

From Aloo Curry To Chicken Curry: 5 Delicious Kerala-Style Curries For An Authentic South Indian Meal

Surrounded by lush greenery, beautiful mountains and the sea, Kerala is heaven on earth. While this region is known for its growth of...

Japan Princess Mako To Give Up $1 Million Payment In Controversial Marriage

<!-- -->Japan's Princess Mako and Kei Komuro announced their engagement in 2017.Japan's Princess Mako is set to forego a one-off, $1-million payment for...

None Of The Global Issues Can Be Solved Without India

<!-- -->German Ambassador said India is becoming an important country for Germany in Indo-Pacific region.New Delhi: India is becoming an important country for...

Recent Comments