The sources in the board said that the committee members unanimously recommended that the semester system be dropped forthwith as it was neither in the interest of students, teachers nor the board.
Earlier too, a similar bill was sent back to the state by the President twice — in 2004 and 2009. It was then known as the Gujarat Control of Organised Crime (GujCOC) Bill.
Marriage in this age bracket is in violation of the Prohibition of the Child Marriage Act which lays down the minimum age for marriage for all Indian citizens, as 21 for men and 18 for women.
“Despite our representations to mamlatdars of various talukas, they (government) did not consider our demands,” said a member of the Patidar Anamat Samiti.
According to a recent notification, they are also expected to sit through the session without resting one leg over the other or stretching their arms on the armrest.
The police said Teesta and her husband “misappropriated” funds meant for charity for personal expenses ranging from wine, earbuds to expensive mobile phone besides tampering with evidence.
A faction of Muslim priests from Vadodara, however, has objected to the shifting of the dargah revered by Muslims and Hindus alike.
Those opposing the plan question the right of the GU authorities to hand over the land to Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation.
A day-long executive committee meeting of the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee(GPCC) would be held at Vadodara on July 25.
The first incident took place in Kumbharwada area of Bhavnagar when six persons attacked Zahid Padharshi (33) near his residence at around 9:30 pm on Sunday.
This is second non-government railway line in Gujarat after one connecting Pipapav port in Amreli.
The manufactures of the instant noodle brands would be sent notices for withdrawal, if their products do not conform with the set standards,said FDCA.
The woman was found abandoned a few months ago by Meghaninagar police officials, who admitted her to the mental hospital.
According to sources, Bhavesh, who used to live with his father and elder brother, was working as a diamond polisher for 15 years.
After objections to green uniform, use of saffron suggested.