Day September 12, 2021

Armed Forces Special Powers Act

• The Assam government extended the “Disturbed Area” status of the state for another six months from August 28 under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA). • The AFSPA was imposed in Assam in November 1990 and has been…

Gyanvapi mosque

• The Allahabad High Court placed an interim stay on the proceedings in a lower court in the Gyanvapi mosque-Kashi Vishwanath temple title dispute in Varanasi which had directed the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to conduct a comprehensive physical…

C-295MW

• Cabinet Committee on security approved the procurement of 56 C-295MW transport aircraft from Airbus Defence and Space S.A., Spain to replace the ageing Avro aircraft in service. About: : • The C-295MW is a transport aircraft of 5-10 tonne…