India first toilet college trains 3,200 workers
- Under the Guwahati Smart City Project, Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the newly-constructed Gandhi Udyan built.
- At a cost of Rs 3 crore at the Gandhi Mandap in the city.
- To maintain harmony, peace, unity, and brotherhood people from all sections of society must join hands.
Ministry of Power achieved 1 crore LED street light mark
- Ministry of Power said that India achieved 1 crore LED street light mark so far.
- R K Singh switched on the one crore LED street light by a remote switch.
- By March 2020 the Ministry plans to achieve the installation of 1.34 crore LED street lights.
- These lights are installed under the SLNP.
- The LED lights are being implemented by state-owned EESL.
Surjit S Bhalla appointed as ED for India at IMF
- For a tenure of three years, Economist Surjit Bhalla is to be appointed as the representative of India in the IMF.
- The appointment was approved by the ACC.
- The Executive director post fell vacant after Subir Gokarn died in July 2019.
- Bhalla’s appointment comes at a time when India is facing an economic slowdown.
DGTR launched an online system named ARTIS
- The commerce ministry’s arm DGTR has launched ARTIS an online system.
- ARTIS will be used for the filing of anti-dumping applications by the domestic industry.
Humans are releasing 100 times more CO2 than volcanoes
- A study by the DCO said that human activity causes up to 100 times.
- More planet-warming carbon each year as compared to all the volcanoes on Earth.
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