PIB (16/08/2019): UPSC Current affairs to prepare for UPSC exam


President Awards the Certificate of Honour and Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman for the Year 2019

  • The President is delighted to give the Honour Certificate to the following scholars of Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit and Classical Kannada. Then Sanskrit Classical Telugu, Classical Malayalam and Classical Odiya for the year 2019.
  • The President is also glad to award the Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman to the following scholars. They are Sanskrit, Kannada, Classical Telugu, Classical Malayalam, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical and Classical Odiya for the year 2019.
  • The difference is granted once a year on Independence Day in acceptance of considerable contribution in following fields. They are Classical Odiya, Sanskrit Classical Kannada, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Telugu and Classical Malayalam.


India’s Largest Rural Sanitation Survey Launched

  • Jal Shakti Minister Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat propelled the Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2019 (SSG 2019) in the capital today.
  • Residents will likewise be assembled to give criticism on sanitation connection related issues internet utilizing an application created for the reason.
  • Shri Parameswaran Iyer, Secretary, Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, featured that this year the attention is on plastic waste transfer among different squanders.