Bharatiya Jana Sangh: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
PM Modi: Rs 100 Commemorative Coin in honour of Vijaya Raje Scindia
Published: October 12, 2020
On October 12, 2020, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to release a commemorative coin of 100 rupees in honour of Vijaya Raje Scindia. Vijaya Raje Scindia is also known as Rajmata of Gwalior. The coin is being released to celebrate the birth centenary of Vijaya Raje Scindia. She was one of the Founder members ..
Cabinet Approval: Kolkata Port Trust renamed to Shyama Prasad Mukerjee Port Trust
Published: June 3, 2020
On June 3, 2020, the Union Cabinet chaired by PM Modi approved renaming of Kolkata Port Trust to Shyama Prasad Mukerjee port trust. The announcement of renaming of the port was given by PM Modi on January 11, 2020. Highlights The announcement was made by PM Modi while he attended the 150th anniversary celebrations of ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Commemorative stamps released on 150th celebrations of Kolkata Port Trust
Published: January 12, 2020
On January 12, 2020, PM Modi attended the 150th celebrations of Kolkata Port Trust. During the celebration, the prime minister launched commemorative stamps of the port trust. Highlights During the celebrations, the PM also launched Rs 600 crore worth port development activities. It includes upgrade of a ship repair facility, upgraded railway infrastructure for the ..
J&K’s Chenani-Nashri Tunnel to be renamed after SP Mukherjee
Published: October 17, 2019
The 9.2-kilometer-long Chenani-Nashri tunnel to be renamed after Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee. The renaming is homage by Central government to Dr. Shyama Prasad whose battle for Kashmir, One Nation One Flag has immensely contributed in national integration. The announcement in this regard was made by Union Minister for Road Transport and ..