Arunachal-Assam border dispute

Arunachal-Assam border dispute   Context: • Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu and his Assam counterpart Himanta Biswa Sarma have decided to form district-level committees for settling their inter-state boundary disputes.   History: • Around 1,200 sites along their 804-kilometer border, Arunachal Pradesh and Assam […]

An Overlook into the Jahangirpuri Incidents

An Overlook into the Jahangirpuri Incidents   Context: • Recently, in the Southwest Delhi region named Jahangirpuri everyone witnessed the destruction of buildings, petty shops, and the entrance gate of a mosque by a fleet of bulldozers. Background: • The NDMC’s claim that the demolition […]

Anti-defection law

Anti-defection law Context: • Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu recently stated that there was a need to amend the anti-defection legislation in the country to plug existing loopholes.   About: • Individual Members of Parliament (MPs)/MLAs who desert from one party to another are subject to […]