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The biggest floating solar power plant of India is to be set up at Ramagundam in Telangana. About Ramagundam Solar Power Plant The capacity of the solar power plant is 100 MW. It is expected to be opened in May 2021. The solar power plant is being set up at the Ramagundam Thermal Power Plant ..
Cherry blossom is the national flower of Japan. That is why it is also known as Japanese cherry and sakura. It is a flower of many trees of genus Prunus or Prunus subg. Cerasus. They usually refer to ornamental cherry trees. Q1. Where is Cherry Blossom found in India? Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Jammu & ..
Recently, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar reached Tajikistan’s capital to attend the 9th Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process (HoA-IP) ministerial conference on Afghanistan. This conference is a part of the Istanbul Process. The conference was held in Dushanbe. The Heart of Asia – Istanbul Process (HoA-IP) was launched on 2 November 2011. Q1. When was the ..
Recently, the winners of the first ever International Ranger Awards have been announced. The award has been provided by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA) to 10 professionals across the globe. The award was instituted in the year 2020 through collaboration between the IUCN WCPA, the ..
Pune Lieutenant General Walter Anthony Gustavo “WAG” Pinto, former General Officer in the Indian Army, breathed his last on the night March 25 at the age of 97. Here are important Current Affairs Facts about the legendary soldier. Born in 1924, General Pinto did his school education in Bangalore and St Aloysius Senior Secondary School, Jabalpur ..
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