Sardar Sarovar Dam Current Affairs, GK & News
On October 31, Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the ‘Statue of Unity’ in Narmada district of Gujarat on the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Sardar Patel – who served as the first Home Minister of independent India – is credited with uniting all 562 princely states in pre-independent India to build the Republic of ..
Topics: Architecture of India • Gujarat • India • Indian Hindus • Indian nationalists • Narmada district • Narmada River • Sardar Sarovar Dam • States and union territories of India • Statue of Unity • Vallabhbhai • Vallabhbhai Patel
Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated interstate multi-purpose Sardar Sarovar Dam (Narmada dam project) at Kevadia, Gujarat to the nation on occasion of his 67th birthday. Sardar Sarovar Dam is the highest dam ever built in India and second biggest concrete gravity dam in world in terms of volume after Grand Coulee Dam in US. Key ..
President Ramnath Kovind laid foundation stone for link-4 of Saurashtra Narmada Avataran Irrigation Scheme (SAUNI) Yojana in Rajkot district, Gujarat. SAUNI Yojana is multipurpose project that aims to solve water problems of parched Saurashtra region of Gujarat. Three phase of SAUNI yojana already have been dedicated to people following completion of work. SAUNI project SAUNI ..
Awards & Honors: Haryana : Government Literary Awards:Haryana Sahitya Rattan Samman for 2008-09 goes to Dr Harish Chander Verma and for 2009-10 to Rajya Kavi Uday Bhanu Hans. Some more award winners of Haryana Sahitya Academy Awards are hereKarnataka: Film Awards in the name of Vishnuvardhan, K.S. AswathKarnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa announces institution of ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Bharuch • Current Affairs 2010 • Gujarat • Gulf of Khambhat • Haryana • India • Jalore district • Narmada Bachao Andolan • Narmada River • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation • Sardar Sarovar Dam • States and union territories of India