Understand from this report how propaganda is being run against the armed forces through politics. The government had brought the Agneepath scheme for recruitment in the army, but now a new controversy has arisen over it. The opposition has alleged that for the first time, candidates are being asked their religion and caste for recruitment in the army.
Patna High Court has dismissed a PIL seeking recovery of money from the agitators who damaged public and government properties during Agnipath protests. A division bench of Chief Justice Sanjay Karol and Justice S Kumar took up the matter on Friday. The petitioner has claimed that the respective governments of state and Centre have lost properties worth Rs 100 crore.
After the scheme was unveiled on June 14, violent protests against it rocked several states for nearly a week Several opposition parties have been even demanding its rollback The armed forces have made it clear those who had indulged in violent protests and arson against the new recruitment scheme will not be inducted