Haryana: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Haryana New Secretariat Building gets first Earthquake Warning System in country
Published: March 16, 2016
Haryana’s New Secretariat Building in Chandigarh has become first building in the country to have an early Earthquake Warning and Security system (onsite). The system was installed by New Delhi based Terra Techcom Private Limited and Secretary Electronics GmbH, Germany. Key facts The system can provide crucial seconds for evacuation in event of an earthquake ..
Haryana signs 11 MoUs on opening day of Global Investors' Summit
Published: March 8, 2016
Haryana Government has signed 11 Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) involving a total investment of Rs 18,159 crores with different companies. These MoUs were signed in the presence of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal on the first day of the two-day ‘Happening Haryana Global Investors’ Summit-2016’ held in Gurgaon. Singed MoUs are MoU of Rs 15,000 ..
Haryana set to become first state to complete Aquifer mapping
Published: February 23, 2016
Haryana is set become the first state in the country to complete aquifer mapping for its groundwater resources by May 2016. Aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing rock from which groundwater can be extracted. Key facts Aquifer mapping: It is scientific mapping of aquifers to asses the groundwater situation. Objective: To prepare management plans ..
Haryana, South Korea to collaborate on technology, development
Published: February 17, 2016
Haryana and South Korean state of Chungcheongbuk have agreed to enter into a sister-statehood relationship for development. In this regard, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar accepted the proposal for such a relationship made by a visiting South Korean delegation. South Korean state is also looking to have a close relationship with Haryana in the ..
30th Surajkund International Crafts Mela begins at Faridabad
Published: February 1, 2016
The 30th edition of Surajkund International Crafts Mela has begun at Faridabad in Haryana after it was formally inaugurated by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar. Telangana is the theme State of this edition of Mela and the two focus countries are China and Japan. Key facts The Mela is organized by the Surajkund Mela ..
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