Govt to set up Equal Opportunities Commission for minorities

Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, the government on Thursday cleared a proposal for setting up the much- awaited Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC), a statutory body to check discrimination of minority communities in jobs and education.

Bill for `Equal Opportunities Commission` soon: Minister

The bill for establishment of an "Equal Opportunities Commission" recommended by Rajinder Sachar Committee is likely to be moved soon.

Bill for `Equal Opportunities Commission` soon: Minister

The bill for establishment of an "Equal Opportunities Commission" recommended by Rajinder Sachar Committee is likely to be moved soon, Union Minister for Minority Affairs K Rehman Khan said here.

Bill on Equal Opportunities Commission may face further delay

The Bill on setting up Equal
Opportunities Commission (EOC) may face further delay in the
wake of differences among various ministries and government
commissions over its mandate.

No unanimity among ministries on EOC

Absence of consensus among
ministries has created a hurdle in the setting up of an Equal
Opportunities Commission (EOC) at least for the time being.