Maharashtra’s Climate-Resilient Agriculture Project Faces Funding Disparities and Sustainability Concerns
Since 2018, Maharashtra has initiated a pioneering project known as the Project on Climate Resilient Agriculture (pocra), aimed at helping farmers transition to climate change-resilient practices. This ambitious endeavor, implemented in 16 out of the state’s 36 districts, is touted ..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to launch 511 Pramod Mahajan Grameen Kaushalya Vikas Kendras (skill development centers) in Maharashtra via video conferencing. These centers, located in 34 rural districts of Maharashtra, are named after the late BJP leader Pramod ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
The government of Maharashtra has reached a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Victoria and Albert Museum in London to bring back a historic weapon known as the “wagh nakh” to the state on loan for three years. The wagh ..
Category: Art & Culture Current Affairs
On June 7, an ordinance amending the Maharashtra Cooperative Societies Act was signed, bringing about significant changes in the categorization of members. The amendment seeks to differentiate between “active” and “non-active” members, with implications for their rights and participation within ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2023
Category: States Current Affairs
The Maharashtra Bhushan award is the highest civilian award presented annually by the state government. It is a prestigious recognition that celebrates outstanding achievements and contributions in various fields. The award has a rich history and has been conferred upon ..
The Maharashtra Cow Service Commission Bill was recently tabled in the State Assembly, aimed at promoting and protecting indigenous cattle breeds. Let’s take a closer look at this legislation and its key points. Introduction of the Bill The Maharashtra Cow ..