Q Why is it in News ?
A The Supreme Court has reserved its judgment on petitions challenging the validity of amendments introduced in 2020 to the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 (FCRA), aimed at tightening the curbs on NGOs allowed to receive foreign funds.
Q What are some key details about FCRA ?
Q Why was FCRA enacted?
Q What was the recent Amendment?
Q How has the law changed?
A There are at least three major changes that NGOs find too restrictive.
Q What is the criticism against these changes?
Q What does the Government say?