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India Tourism Statistics 2022

The Indian Tourism Statistics 2022 report was released by the Vice President of India Jagdeep Dhankhar on the occasion of World Tourism Day (September 27, 2022). Key facts The union tourism ministry’s report revealed that Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu witnessed the highest number of visits by foreign tourists in 2021. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the ..

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Red Fort Festival-Bharat Bhagya Vidhata

From 25th March to 3rd April the Red Fort Festival – Bharat Bhagya Vidhata is being celebrated. During this festival, the iconic Red Fort located in New Delhi and was built in the 17th century will be celebrated. Overview: This 10-day event is being organized in association with the Ministry of Culture. This event is ..

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Museum on Subhash Chandra Bose to be set up in Kolkata

The Government of India is to open a museum on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on January 23, 2022. The museum is to be set up in Kolkata. The museum is to be inaugurated on the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji. The Government of India is also planning to reprint some of the books written by ..

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April 18: World Heritage Day

Every year April 18 is observed as the World Heritage Day. The day is also celebrated as the International Day of Monuments and sites. Highlights The World Heritage Day is celebrated to create awareness about diversity, heritage and vulnerability of the monuments and heritage sites. The World Heritage sites are defined as man-made areas or ..

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Bharat Parv 2020 begins at Red Fort

To celebrate the spirit of India, the annual event ‘Bharat Parv 2020’ is being celebrated from 26th to 31st January 2020 in New Delhi. The aim of the festival is to encourage Indians to visit different tourist destinations of India and to encourage them with the spirit of ‘Dekho Apna Desh’. The theme of this ..

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PM announces Jal Jeevan Mission Scheme for households

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the government will launch a Jal Jeevan Mission to bring piped water to households. The announcement was made dueing his 6th Independence Day (August 15) address from Red Fort. About Jal Jeevan Mission Concerned Authority: Under Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation. Need: Half of country’s households do not ..

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