Abbreviation – Apr 2019

NABARD National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development
SAPTA South Asian Preferential Trade Agreement
SAFTA South Asian Free Trade Agreement
SAARC Soth Asian Association for Regional Co-Operation
TRIPS Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights
ICAR Indian Council of Agricultural Research
MGNREGA The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Gurantee Act
ICJ The International Court of Justice
IGMDP Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme
ECSDF Electronic Clearance Settlement and Depository Facility
ESCAP Economic and Social Commission For Asia and Pacific
FERA Foreign Exchange Regulation Act
COFEPOSA Conservation of Foreign Exchange and Prevention of Smuggling Act
MISA Maintenance of Internal Security Act
CRR Cash Reserve Ratio
DDT Dichloro Diphenyle Tri-chloroethane
DFDR ‘Digital Flight Data Recorder (Black box)’
ESMA Essential Services Maintenance Act
FIPB Foreign Investment Promotion Board
INTELSAT International Telecommunication Satellite
INTERPOL International Police Organisation
LoC Line of Control (Pakistan)
LoAC Line of Actual Control (China)
MFN Most Favoured Nation
MRTPC Monopoly and Restrictive Trade Practices Commission
MODVAT Modified Value Added Tax
NEERI National Environment Engineering Research Institute
NEFA North-East Frontier Agency
SPICMC Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical music and culture
CAD Computer Aided Design
CAM Computer Aided Manufacturing
CDAC Centre for Development of Advanced Parallel Computing
CDMA Code Division Multiple Access
COBOL Common Business Oriented Language
DOS Disk Operating Systems
DNS Domain Name System
FAX Far Away Xerox
FTP File Transfer Protocol
GIF Graphics Interchange Format
HTTP Hyper Text Transfer Protocol
HTTPS Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure
IC Integrated Circuit
ISP Internet Service Provider
JPEG Joint photographic Experts Group
MAC Media Access Control
MIPS Millions of Instructions Per Second
MPEG Motion Picture Experts group
MAN Metropolitan Area Network
MODEM Modulation Demodulation
OMR Optical Mark Reader