The creation of two portfolios —one for DG R&D and other for SA to the Defence Minister — is still in conceptual stage, officials said.
Tender notice for scanners has already been floated.
No public road outside unit lines in a Cantonment will be closed by any authority other than a Cantonment board.
The district administration said that before any demarcation, various parameters need to identified.
Ajit’s family insists that he was killed by higher-ranking soldiers after an altercation at the camp.
Sources said the Ministry of Surface Transport is more than relieved to let BRO be moved completely to MoD.
On issues like imposing penalty, he added that it was his “loud thinking” and final decision will be taken later.
Parrikar said that had he been sitting anywhere in the House except on the treasury benches, he would have been a votary of the idea.
Stressing PM Narendra Modi’s mantra “Make in India”, Parrikar said that “as much as possible, we should manufacture in India”.
Noting that there are issues in Kashmir, Jaitley said that the valley has been by and large peaceful.
To bolster the transport efforts, IAF has kept one IL-76, one C-17 and five AN-32 aircraft ready at Chandigarh, Delhi, Jorhat and Agra.
The decision has been taken keeping a balance between security considerations and considerations of probity, said Jaitley.
The DAC decided to retract from the tender and opens doors for the Indian industry.
Attorney General began his speech at Supreme Court by saying that there was “no point” delivering a speech after “speech of the year” had been delivered.
Defence Ministry said terror camps exist in Pakistan and its “selective approach” will not serve the interests of the region.