www.tnpsc.academy – Tnpsc current affairs Feb. 02, 2017 (02/02/2017)
Topic : Political Science – General Administration
Indian Institute of Information Technology (Amendment) Bill
The Union cabinet has given its approval for introduction of The Indian Institute of Information Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2017 in Parliament.
The amendment Bill provides for inclusion of Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing (IIITDM), Kurnool along with the other IITs in the Principal Act.
Subsequently, IITDM Kurnool will be declared as an institute of National Importance with the power to award degrees to students
The expenditure for the operationalization of IITDM Kurnool is incurred from the Plan funds of the Ministry of Human Resource Development.