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Indore deploys drones to fight coronavirus

The city of Indore of Madhya Pradesh has become the first city in the country to deploy drones to sanitize city areas against the coronavirus outbreak by sprinkling chemicals. The Municipal Corporation of Indore has hired two drones for sprinkling sanitising chemicals. Public places like vegetables markets and streets of the city are being disinfected ..

IRCTC to launch its third corporate passenger train

The subsidiary of Indian Railways, IRCTC is set to launch its third corporate passenger train Kashi Mahakal Express on the Varanasi-Indore Route. It is a premium train to be run by IRCTC, that will connect three temples namely Omkareshwar temple near Indore, Mahakaleshwar temple of Ujjain and Kashi Vishwanath temple of Varanasi. After Tejas Express ..

Kuldeep Singh and Suman Kalyanpur to be conferred with National Lata Mangeshkar Award

Famous Hindi music director Kuldeep Singh and eminent playback singer, Suman Kalyanpur has been selected for the Madhya Pradesh government’s prestigious National Lata Mangeshkar Award as informed by the officials on Thursday, 16th January 2020. For the year 2018, Kuldeep Singh will be conferred with the award in the field of music direction, while for ..

What is Human Library?

Human Library is today active in more than 80 countries around the world, the concept was started by four social workers from Denmark, Ronni Abergel, Dany Abergel, Asma Mouna and Christoffer Erichsen in the year 2000, at Copenhagen, Denmark. In India, Indore became the first city to get the Human Library, followed by Hyderabad. Today ..

First food park of Central India ‘Avantee’ inaugurated at Dewas

The Union Minister of Food Processing Industries, Harsimrat Kaur Badal inaugurated the Avantee Mega Food Park on Thursday, 5th December 2019. This is the first food park in central India, constructed at a cost of Rs 150 crore is spread over 51 acres. The modern food processing park is located at Dewas, about 40 km ..

Digital Gurukul First Institute to Offer Blockchain-Powered Certificates in India

Indore based Digital Gurukul started in 2014, offers complete digital marketing training to students and working professionals, has become the first Digital institute in India to offer Blockchain-Powered Certificates. Digital Gurukul has partnered with German company ‘Certif-ID’ to issue blockchain-powered certificates in India. Digital Gurukul was awarded Asia’s Best Digital Marketing Institute 2019 by Indian ..

First-ever international commercial flight from Madhya Pradesh launched

In Madhya Pradesh, Air India has recently launched the state’s first international flight from Indore to Dubai from Devi Ahilyabai Holkar International Airport. The non-stop flight AI903 has fulfilled a long-standing desire from the travel fraternity and tourists for direct connectivity to the Gulf. From Indore, Air India is operating a 162-seater A320 Neo aircraft ..

Madhya Pradesh government gives nod to implementation of 10% EWS quota

The Congress government in Madhya Pradesh has recently approved a proposal to provide 10% reservation for the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) of the general category in jobs and education. The family should not own more than 5 acres of agricultural land or a house measuring more than 1,200 square feet in municipal corporation limits. The ..