Day October 4, 2020

Press notes in Sanskrit

• Uttar Pradesh government has started issuing significant press releases, especially the speeches of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, in Sanskrit language, besides English, Hindi and Urdu. About: • Sanskrit is an Old Indo-Aryan language of the ancient Indian subcontinent with…

Graduated Return to Play

• Sports Authority of India (SAI) released the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for high-performance athletes who had tested positive for Covid-19 and are currently training at different SAI centres. About: • According to the new SOP, which has been defined…

Pan India time use survey

• India’s first Pan India time use survey was released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation. About: • A time use survey measures the amount of time people spend doing various activities, such as paid work, childcare, volunteering,…

Atal Tunnel

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation the World’s longest Highway tunnel – Atal Tunnel. About: • The 9.02 Km long tunnel connects Manali to Lahaul-Spiti valley throughout the year. Earlier the valley was cut off for about…