Tag: Current Affairs of 20 October 2017

Army organises festival to strengthen jawan-awam relationship

  19 batch Rashtriya Rifles of the Indian Army has organised ‘Jashn-e-Breng’ festival in Kokernag village of the Anantnag district to promote peace and brotherhood between security forces and the local population. With the slogan of “Jawan aur Awaam Amun Hai Muqam” (Army and Locals together, peace will prevail), the soldiers arranged free medical assistance

Centre constitutes SOPs to regulate deployment of CAPF in states, UT

  Central Government has formulated Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for deployment of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), to meet emergent and unforeseen needs of state and Union Territory governments. The Chief Secretaries and DGPs of all states and Union Territories, Commissioners of Police, Delhi, and DGPs of CAPF have been requested to follow these SOPs

NRI businessman to chair WBCSD in 2018

  The World Business Council for Sustainable Development has appointed NRI businessman Sunny Verghese, co-founder and CEO of Singapore-based Olam International as the new chairman of the organisation from 2018. Sunny is the first ever Asian CEO to be appointed as Chair in World Business Council for Sustainable Developments (WBCSD) 25 years of history. WBCSD