Data collection and processing are important aspects of policy making. All policies rely on official statistics for both design and implementation. These statistics have to be regularly updated to account for the changes in society and economy. If agencies involved in data collection are unable to do it efficiently, policy makers would have to work without credible information. Inability to conduct these duties will only worsen the credibility crisis facing India’s official statistics.
Article 163 of the Constitution says that the Council of Ministers with the Chief Minister as the head shall aid and advice the Governor in the exercise of his functions. The governor is bound by [Read More]
The editorial discusses the history of pandemic, evolution of the term quarantine and the way laws were framed across the world. The editorial is important for both prelims and mains. Click to read the article
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