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Navy concludes Operation Samudra Setu

Operation Samudra Setu Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: Indian Navy conducted Operation Samudra Setu to repatriate Indian citizens abroad during the COVID-19 pandemic. About: Operation Samudra Setu It was launched by the Navy in May and has culminated after successfully bringing back 3,992 individuals. The evacuated Indians disembarked at Kochi, Thoothukudi and Porbandhar. …

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National Security: PLA begins Pangong pullback ahead of army talks next week

PLA begins Pangong pullback Approx Read Time: 7 minutes In News: Chinese troops have now also pulled back from the confrontation site at Pangong Tso, though they are still to vacate the heights, setting the stage for the next meeting between Indian and Chinese corps commanders. The corps commanders are expected to meet for 4th …

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National Bytes: Probe indicts LG polymers

LG polymers Case Approx Read Time: 7 minutes In News: LG polymers Case Styrene vapour leak triggered a major chemical disaster from the LG polymers plant at Vishakapatnam in early May which killed 12 people and affected another 300. The government appointed a committee headed by Special Chief Secretary (Environment, Forests, S&T) to probe into …

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Scheme of financing facility: ‘Agriculture Infrastructure Fund’

Agriculture Infrastructure Fund Approx Read Time: 7 minutes In News: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister has given its approval to a new pan-India Central Sector Scheme- Agriculture Infrastructure Fund. About: Agriculture Infrastructure Fund Objective: To provide a medium to long term debt financing facility for investment in viable projects for post-harvest management infrastructure and community farming …

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PM Modi: Solar power is sure, pure, secure

Rewa Solar Power Project Approx Read Time: 7 minutes In News: Rewa Solar Power Project On 9th July, the PM Modi dedicated the 750-megawatt ultra-mega solar power plant to the country. About: Rewa Solar Power Project Capacity It comprises three solar generating units of 250 MW each located on a 500-hectare plot of land inside a solar park …

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