Chhattisgarh, 1st State To Provide Right To Skills’ Development To Youth
Chhattisgarh is the first among the 28 other states in the country to provide Right to Skills’ Development to the youth that was announced by Raman Singh,The Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh.
The Fifteen Skill Chariots was flagged off by Chief Minister along with Union Minister of State for Skill Development Anant Kumar Hegde to launch the government’s project of ‘Skills on Wheels’ in the state.
It aimed at creating awareness regarding the project will tour 13 districts in the first phase and the rest 14 in the second phase.
India’s 1st Genetic Bank For Wildlife Conservation Inaugurated In Hyderabad
India’s 1st Gnetic Bank National Wildlife Genetic Resource Bank (NWGRB) was inaugurated at Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology’s (CCMB) Laboratory of Conservation of Endangered Species (LaCONES) facility in Hyderabad, Telangana where the genetic material will be stored for posterity which will further the cause of conservation of endangered and protected animals .
Chandrayaan-2 Lander To Be Named ‘Vikram’ After Sarabhai
The lander on the Chandrayaan-2 mission, which is scheduled to be launched in January 2019 will be named ‘Vikram’ after Vikram Sarabhai, the father of Indian space programme. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has got clearance from the space commission.
Chandrayaan-2 mission, unlike Chandrayaan-1 which only orbited the Moon, involves a Lander soft-landing on the lunar surface and unloading a Rover to study and take measurements from the Moon, while the orbiter will go around the Earth’s satellite.
Chhattisgarh Governor Balramji Das Tandon Passes Away
Chhattisgarh Governor Balramji Das Tandon passed away at the age of 90. He was admitted to a hospital in Raipur after he suffered cardiac arrest.