Day June 12, 2020

Operation Desert Chase

• Rajasthan Police arrested two civil defence employees in Jaipur based on Military Intelligence (MI) inputs. • The arrested employees had been passing on sensitive information to Pakistan’s spy agency ISI. About the Operation: • The operation was jointly carried…

Axons as shock absorbers

• Scientists from Raman Research Institute (RRI), an autonomous institute under the Department of Science and Technology have found out that spectrin, which are flexible rod-shaped molecules present in axons, act as ‘shock absorbers’ to protect axons from stretch-induced damage.…

Deep Submergence Rescue Vehicle

• The Deep Submergence Rescue Vehicle (DSRV) Complex was inaugurated at Visakhapatnam. About: • The DSRV Complex is designed to accommodate the newly inducted Submarine Rescue System with state of the art facilities to store the DSRV assets in a…