Daman and Diu Current Affairs, GK & News

Daman and Diu

Daman and Diu : General Information Population 2001 Census:158204Males:92512Females:65692Urban Population %:36.26Literacy Rate (Census 2001) In %:78.2Male Literacy In %:86.8Male Literate In Numbers:70992Female Literacy In %:65.6Female Literate In Numbers:36608Birth Rate (Per 1000) (2003)P:21.93Death Rate (Per 1000):5.07Imr (Per 1000 Live Births) (2003):14.03

Goa celebrates Statehood Day

On May 30, 2020, Goa celebrated its Statehood Day. Goa was the 25th state to join the union of India. History As India gained independence on August 15, 1947, India requested the Portugese to cede their territories. However, Portuguese refused. In 1961, Indian Government launched Operation Vijay and annexed Daman and Diu, islands and Goa ..

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Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu to be one Union Territory from 26th January 2020

The Home Ministry announced on Thursday, 19th December that the two union territories- Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli along the western coast of India, near Gujarat will be merged to a single union territory from 26th January 2020. The new name of the merged union territory will be- Dadra and Nagar Haveli ..

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Bill to merge UTs Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

The Government of India has planned to merge the Union Territories Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. The bill regarding the merging of the territories is to be tabled in Lok Sabha on November 29, 2019. Highlights The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill 2019 is ..

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Bill for merger of two Union Territories in Parliament this week

On Friday 22nd November, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs, Arjun Ram Meghwal informed at the Lok Sabha that ‘The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill 2019″ will be a part of the government business next week. The proposed merger is said to have named as Dadra, Nagar ..

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Students clean up beaches as part of ‘Nirmal Tat Abhiyaan’

Around 460 students of government schools cleaned up the beaches in the city as part of the ‘Swachh – Nirmal Tat Abhiyaan’ that was launched on 11 Nov. The Environment Ministry is undertaking a mass cleanliness-cum-awareness drive in 50 identified beaches under the initiative. The weeklong programme is being conducted in the coastal cities and towns on ..

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