Abbreviations: Anti-Submarine Rocket Launchers, Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry

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Abbreviations

Abbreviations
Abbreviations

ASROCK

Anti-Submarine Rocket Launchers

ASSOCHAM

Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry

ATS

Anti-Tetanus Serum (injection)

AWACS

Airborne Warning and Control System

BARC

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre

BBC

British Broadcasting Corporation

BEL

Bharat Electronics Limited

BCG

Bacillus Calmette Guerin - Anti- Tuberculosis Vaccine

BHEL

Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.

BIMSTEC

Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Economic Co-operation

BLT

Bado Liberation Tiger

BMR

Basal Metabolic Rate BP Blood Pressure

BRO

Border Road Organisation BSF Border Security Force

BSF

Border Security Force

CA

Chartered Accountant

CAG

Comptroller & Auditor General

CARE

Co-operation for American Relief Everywhere

CAT

Centre for Advanced Technology

CBI

Central Bureau of Investigation

CCI

Cricket Club of India

CDAC

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing

CDP

Community Development Programme

CHOGM

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting

CIA

Central Intelligence Agency (of U.S.A)

CIS

Commonwealth of Independent States

CISF

Central Industrial Security Force

CMC

Computer Maintenance Corporation

CMIE

Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy

CNS

Chief of the Naval Staff

COD

Central Ordinance Depot

COFEPOSA

Conservation of Foreign Exchange and Prevention of Smuggling Activities Act

CPCSEA

Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals

CRPF

Central Reserve Police Force

CRR

Cash Reserve Ratio

CSCAP

Council for Security Co-operation for Asia Pacific

CSIR

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

CSIRO

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

CSO

Central Statistical Organisation

CTBT

Comprehensing Test Ban Treaty

CWC

Central Warehouse Corporation

DAVP

Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity

DDT

Dichloro-Diphenyl Trichloro-ethane

DNA

Deoxy ribo-Nuchie-Acid

DOD

Department of Ocean Development

DRDO

Defence Research & Development Organisation

DRES

Department of Renewable Energy Sources

ECG

Electro Cardiogram

ECGC

Export Credit and Guarantee Corporation of India

ECIL

Electronic Corporation of India Limited

ECT

Electro-convulsat Therapy (electric shock treatment)

ECU

European Currency Unit

EEC

European Economic Community (Common Market)

EEG

Electro-encephalography e.g. example gratia; for example,

EIL

Engineers India Limited

E-MAIL

Electronic Mailing

E & OE

Errors and Omissions Excepted

ERDA

Energy Research and Development Administration

ESA

European Space Agency

ESCAP

Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

ESI

Employee State Insurance

ESMA

Essential Services Maintenance Act

EST

Eastern Standard Time etc. ett cetera (and other things) EU European Union

EVM

Electronic Voting Machine EWS Economically Weaker Section

EWS

Economically Weaker Section

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