Indian delegation led by Minister for Minority Affairs met British ministers to formulate the framework of an equal opportunity commission for India.
Islamic banking and working of Equal Opportunity Commission (EOC) figured during talks between British High Commissioner James David Bevan and Minority Affairs Minister K Rahman Khan here on Thursday.
The government is mulling setting
up the Equal Opportunity Commission as recommended by the
Sachar Committee in its report on social, economic and
educational status of Muslims, the Rajya Sabha was informed
Minority Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said the body will boost the government`s efforts for affirmative action to help the disadvantaged sections of society.
The Indian Constitution is a democratic treatise on the notion of equality, which enshrines the cherished democratic values.
Day in Pics: 27th November
Showbiz World - November 27, 2014