Special Session of both houses of Uttar Pradesh Legislature

Special Session of both houses of Uttar Pradesh Legislature: On June 6, 2022, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, President of India, addressed the special session of both houses of the Uttar Pradesh Legislature in Lucknow. What is Special Session? A special session (sometimes known as an exceptional session) is a period in which the legislature meets …

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Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA)

With reference to the Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA), consider the following statements: 1. It was established by the Government of India in the year 1986 in Chennai. 2. It is administered by a Governing Council under the Ex-officio Chairmanship of Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? …

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Major Dhyan Chand Sports University

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently laid the foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in: A. Udaipur B. Rajkot C. Pune D. Meerut Answer: Meerut Explanation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. Mr. Modi stressed that for sports in the country to …

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PM Modi laid the foundation stone of the longest expressway of UP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the longest expressway of Uttar Pradesh Ganga Expressway in Shahjahanpur district. The 594 Km long six-lane Expressway will be built at a cost of over Rs 36,200 crore. Starting near the Bijauli village in Meerut, the Expressway will extend till near the Judapur Dandu village in …

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What is a cold wave? IMD Issues Cold Wave Alert For Parts Of North India

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a cold wave in parts of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh over the next few days. What is a cold wave? The IMD records a cold wave when the minimum temperature is equal to or less than 10 degree Celsius at a weather station in …

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Heritage Restoration in Varanasi – Is It Really Necessary?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi insisted that while removing properties of Varanasi that were clogging the proposed corridor, existing heritage structures were preserved. During demolition of the buildings, more than 40 ‘lost’ temples like the Gangeshwar Mahadev temple, the Manokameshwar Mahadev temple, the Jauvinayak temple, and the Shri Kumbha Mahadev temple were discovered. Each of these …

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Kashi Vishwanath Corridor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor connecting the ancient Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi to the ghats of the Ganga. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor connecting the ancient Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi to the ghats of the Ganga. The project has been built over an area …

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Prime Minister Modi To Inaugurate Saryu Canal Project

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Saryu Canal National Project in Balrampur district of Uttar Pradesh. The project involves interlinking of five rivers – Ghaghara, Saryu, Rapti, Banganga and Rohin. The Saryu Canal National Project starts from the Saryu Barrage at Bahraich. The main canal is 318 km long and many sub canals with …

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The National Perspective Plan For Interlinking Of Rivers

The Government of India has approved the proposal of the National Perspective Plan for Interlinking of Rivers to transfer water from the Ken River to a head regulator at the Betwa River with a total cost of Rs 44,605 crore. The project will be completed in eight years. On March 22, 2021, a memorandum of …

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Modi Government’s Development Initiatives In Gorakhpur

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation various development projects in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. The Prime Minister congratulated the people of UP for the inauguration of AIIMS and fertilizer plant and for the new building of Regional Medical Research Center of ICMR in Gorakhpur. The Prime Minister said after independence till the beginning …

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