Sindhu Central University will be established in which UT under the amendment in the Central Universities Act, 2009?
Correct Answer : b ) LadakhExplanation :
The Central Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2021 has been passed in Parliament. The bill amends the Central Universities Act, 2009. Under the new bill, the government will establish Sindhu Central University in Ladakh.
At a cost of 750 crores, Indus University was approved by the Union Cabinet on 22nd July.
The University is named after Sindhu or Indus River.
The 2009 Act provides for the establishment of Central Universities for teaching and research in various states including Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Kerala, and Haryana.
Hence, option (b) is correct.