South African high-level delegation led by High Commissioner F. K. Morule meets Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi

Gandhinagar, Wednesday: A high-level delegation of South Africa led High Commissioner F.K. Morule today called on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi here today.

Mr. Morule welcomed Mr. Modi’s invite to South Africa to participate as Country Partner in the next edition of Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit scheduled to be held in 2015. He also hailed Mr. Modi’s plan to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi’s 100 years of return to India from South Africa in 1915 as in a befitting manner as yearlong centenary celebration in 2015.

Mr. Morule stressed on the need for co-operation between South Africa and India (Gujarat) for the development of diamond industries, since his country tops in rough diamond production and Gujarat in diamond processing-polishing.

During his visit to Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI) here, Mr. Morule expressed happiness at learning that students from his country were studying at the institute. He also praised Mr. Modi’s vision for development.

South African high-level delegation led by High Commissioner F. K. Morule meets Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi

South African high-level delegation led by High Commissioner F. K. Morule meets Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi

South African high-level delegation led by High Commissioner F. K. Morule meets Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi

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Cabinet approves Proposal for Implementation of Umbrella Scheme on “Safety of Women”
February 21, 2024

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved the proposal of Ministry of Home Affairs of continuation of implementation of Umbrella Scheme on ‘Safety of Women’ at a total cost of Rs.1179.72 crore during the period from 2021-22 to 2025-26.

Out of the total project outlay of Rs.1179.72 crore, a total of Rs.885.49 crore will be provided by MHA from its own budget and Rs.294.23 crore will be funded from Nirbhaya Fund.

Safety of Women in a country is an outcome of several factors like stringent deterrence through strict laws, effective delivery of justice, redressal of complaints in a timely manner and easily accessible institutional support structures to the victims. Stringent deterrence in matters related to offences against women was provided through amendments in the Indian Penal Code, Criminal Procedure Code and the Indian Evidence Act.

In its efforts towards Women Safety, Government of India in collaboration with States and Union Territories has launched several projects. The objectives of these projects include strengthening mechanisms in States/Union Territories for ensuring timely intervention and investigation in case of crime against women and higher efficiency in investigation and crime prevention in such matters.

The Government of India has proposed to continue the following projects under the Umbrella Scheme for “Safety of Women”:

  1. 112 Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) 2.0;
  2. Upgradation of Central Forensic Sciences laboratories, including setting up of National Forensic Data Centre;
  3. Strengthening of DNA Analysis, Cyber Forensic capacities in State Forensic Science Laboratories (FSLs);
  4. Cyber Crime Prevention against Women and Children;
  5. Capacity building and training of investigators and prosecutors in handling sexual assault cases against women and children; and
  6. Women Help Desk & Anti-human Trafficking Units.