Major General Jose Eladio Alcain To Head UN Military Observer Group In India, Pakistan
An Uruguayan Army official Major General José Eladio Alcain as head of the United Nations mission tasked with monitoring the ceasefire line between India and Pakistan has been appointed by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. .
Major General will be Head of Mission and Chief Military Observer for the United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP). He will succeed Major General Per Gustaf Lodin of Sweden, who will complete his two-year assignment.
World’s 1st Digital Art Museum Opens In Tokyo
The world’s first digital art museum opened its doors to the public in Tokyo, Japan allowing patrons to step all the way into the artworks. All exhibition itself is linked in real-time to the real-world seasons, which means that no two trips to the museum will be the same.The Attendees are able to move freely through the 9,000-square meter interactive gallery.
Election Commission Of India Launches ‘CVigil’ App
Chief Election Commissioner of India Mr Om Prakash Rawat, along with the Election Commissioners Sunil Arora and Ashok Lavasa, launched an Android-based mobile application named ‘cVigil’ for citizens to report any violation of the model code of conduct during elections.
The app will help voters to share malpractice proof with the authorities and allow anyone in the election-bound state to report violations of Model Code of Conduct (MCC) that comes into effect from the date of announcement of elections and goes on till a day after the polls.