Important Cabinet Approvals: July 31

Important Cabinet Approvals: July 31

  • The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved following proposals and MoUs on July 31, 2019:
    • India and Bolivia – Approved Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Cooperation in the Exploration and Uses of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes
    • India and Bahrain – Cooperation in the Exploration and Uses of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes.
    • Approved the signing of the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements (UNISA) resulting from mediation by the Republic of India scheduled to be held at Singapore on 7th August, 2019, or at United Nations Headquarters.
    • Extension of the term of the commission constituted under Article 340 of the constitution to examine the issue of Sub-categorization within other Backward Classes in the Central List by six months beyond 31st July, 2019 and upto 31st January, 2020.
    • Setting up of ISRO Technical Liaison Unit (ITLU) at Moscow, Russia at an average annual expenditure of about Rs. 1.50 crore per annum.
    • Approved the proposal of the Department of Fertilizers for fixation of Nutrient Based Subsidy Rates for Phosphatic and Potassic (P&K) Fertilizers for the year 2019-20.

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