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Category: Committees

Centre makes AIPA committee headed by Environment Secretary

  • The Central Government has made an Apex Committee for the Implementation of the Paris Agreement (AIPA) for accomplishing its goals under the global deal.
  • The 17-member committee consists of members from 13 key ministries of the Union Government.

Prasar Bharati CEO to Head New Central Committee on TRP System

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  • The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has organized a four-member committee, to evaluate the existing Television Rating Points (TRP) of TV channels. The committee will be led by Prasar Bharati CEO, Shashi S Vempati.
  • TRP is calculated in India by the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) using a device called Bar-O-Meter, which is installed in over 45,000 households across the country.

Rajiv Gauba: search-cum-selection committee

Rajiv Gauba
  • A search-cum-selection committee formed by the Central govt with an objective to nominate and select three members for Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). This selection committee is headed by Rajiv Gauba.

Dr. V K Paul Committee on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19

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  • Centre formed a Dr V K Paul Committee on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19. The purpose of the committee is to look for all the aspects of its COVID-19 vaccination plan, including the identification of the effective vaccine, buying and financing of the purchase, as well as its distribution and administration.