1. Rajnath Singh launches mobile app of forthcoming DefExpo 2020
DefExpo 2020 to be held in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
The app provides detailed information about the day-to-day events, participating exhibitors, guest speakers of seminars, maps and directions of the venues
Defence Exhibition Organisation is an autonomous organisation of the Indian Government established in 1981.
The organisation was established to promote export potential of the Indian defence industry. The agency is responsible for organising international exhibitions such as DEFEXPO and Indian participation at overseas exhibitions.
2.Ladakhi New Year being celebrated with traditional fervor & enthusiasm
Ladakhi New Year- Losar
As Union Territory, this year Losar is special even after realising the dream of 70 years and several sacrifices. People and administration took pledge for the over all development of Ladakh region on the Losar
People of various parts of Ladakh region, annually celebrate Losar Festival on 1st Day of Eleventh Month of Tibetan Calendar
The festival is regarded as the most important socio-religious event of Ladakh.
3. MoH&UA to Organise consultative workshop with States & UTs on “Shehri Samridhi Utsav 2020”
- The workshop will also take up the issue of skill development of urban beneficiaries in plumbing sector apart from detailed deliberations on the implementation of the Street Vendors’ Act.
- It is also planned to distribute Systematic Progressive Analytical Real Time Ranking (SPARK) 2018-19 awards to the winning States for their excellent performances in implementation of DAY-NULM during the FY 2018-19.
- Collaboration with e-Commerce portals for on boarding of high-quality products made by Self Help Groups (SHGs) is also one of the items during SSU 2020.
- In addition to providing access to wider customer base to locally made products of SHGs, the initiative will also be useful in capacity building of the women entrepreneurs in the skills of branding, digital marketing and financial management.
4. National Tribal Dance Festival begins in Raipur
This is for the first time that National Tribal Dance Festival is being organized in Chhattisgarh.
National Tribal Dance Festival : It is an annual festival celebrated by aborigines and tribal of India. The festival is used to mark and celebrate the dances of Adivasi and tribal people in India as well as their indigenous tribal dance culture.