Day February 9, 2021

One liners 9th February

• A maiden team of 34 women CRPF staff was introduced into a special jungle warfare commando called CoBRA. The task force will now be deployed in India’s anti-Nazi operations grid. COBRA is a special operations unit of the Central…

Glacial burst

• A glacier break is suspected to have caused the flash floods in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli. About: • When glaciers melt, the water in glacial lakes accumulates behind loose, natural “glacial/moraine dams” made of ice, sand, pebbles and ice residue. •…

Measures for Population Control

• The Government has been implementing the National Family Planning Program which provides voluntary and informed choices to the beneficiaries through a target free approach with the objective of checking population increase in the country. About: • A National Population…