Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Current Affairs, GK & News
To popularize the use of Statistics in everyday life, every year 29th June is celebrated as the National Statistics Day. The day 29th June was chosen to acknowledge the invaluable contributions made by Prof. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis in establishing the National Statistical System. 29th June is the birth anniversary of Prof. P.C Mahalanobis. National Statistics ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
The 12th National Statistics Day (NSD-2018) is celebrated on June 29 at the National level in India with theme “Quality Assurance in Official Statistics” to create public awareness about the importance of statistics in socio-economic planning and policy formulation, and to acknowledge the contribution of Late Professor Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis. Ministry of Statistics & Programme ..
Topics: Baranagar • Bengal Renaissance • Brahmo Boys School • Brahmos • Indian Statistical Institute • Prasanta • Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis • Samarendra Nath Roy • Science and technology in India • West Bengal
Prof. Victor Yohoi of Argentina, the founder of the ‘Argentinean School’ of ‘Robust Statistics’ was recently conferred the International Award in Statistics (2011 Mahalanobis International Award) by International Statistical Institute, The Hague, Netherlands. About the Award: The Indian Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, representing the Government of India to the institute, confers this biennial ..
Topics: C. R. Rao • Economic growth • Fellows of the Econometric Society • Fellows of the Royal Society • Indian mathematicians • Indian Statistical Institute • Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis • Science and technology in India • Statisticians • United Nations Statistical Commission