First Consignment of Nagpur Orange flagged off to
ELECTION COMMISSION OF INDIA
ECI to implement the
directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court concerning criminal antecedents of
candidates by reiterating its existing instructions with suitable
It shall be mandatory for
political parties (at the Central and State election level)to upload on
their website detailed information regarding individuals with pending
criminal cases (including the nature of the offences, and relevant
particulars such as whether charges have been framed, the concerned Court,
the case number etc.) who have been selected as candidates, along with the
reasons for such selection, as also as to why other individuals without
criminal antecedents could not be selected as candidates.
The reasons as to selection
shall be with reference to the qualifications, achievements and merit of
the candidate concerned, and not mere “winnability” at the polls.
This information shall also
be published in:
One local vernacular
newspaper and one national newspaper
On the official social media
platforms of the political party, including Facebook & Twitter.
These details shall be
published within 48 hours of the selection of the candidate or not less
than two weeks before the first date for filing of nominations, whichever
The political party concerned
shall then submit a report of compliance with these directions with the
Election Commission within 72 hours of the selection of the said
If a political party fails to
submit such compliance report with the Election Commission, the Election
Commission shall bring such non-compliance by the political party
concerned to the notice of the Supreme Court as being in contempt of this
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FIRST CONSIGNMENT OF NAGPUR
ORANGE FLAGGED OFF TO DUBAI
First consignment of Nagpur
oranges was flagged off to Dubai on 13th February 2020 from Vashi, Navi
Total 1500 crates were loaded
in the refrigerated container from Vanguard Health Care(VHT) facility.
Nagpur mandarin in one of the
best mandarins in the world
Production of this fruit crop
in central and western part of India is increasing every year.
Mrig crop (monsoon blossom),
which matures in February – March, has great potential for export since
arrivals of mandarin fruit in international market are less during this
For the implementation of the
Agriculture Export Policy, (AEP) Nagpur District is being developed as a
cluster for Nagpur Orange by APEDA.
The APEDA officer in Mumbai
has been nominated as a nodal officer for implementation of AEP and
cluster development of Nagpur orange.
The International Trade in
2018 for orange was USD 10183 million. India produced 8781 thousand tons
of orange in 2018-19 (orange includes Mandarin, clementine)