Day February 12, 2021

One liners 12th February

• PNGRB was established under the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board Act, 2006. The Act provides for the establishment of a Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board to protect the interests of consumers and entities engaged in specific activities…

National Monsoon Mission

• National Monsoon Mission (NMM) under the Ministry of Earth Science was launched in 2012 to develop a state-of-the-art dynamical prediction system for monsoon rainfall. • Prediction models include models for short to medium range (1-10 days), extended-range (10 days…

Lalandar Dam

• It is the second major dam being built by India, after the Friendship Dam (Salma dam) in 2016. It is a part of New Development Partnership between India and Afghanistan. • Dam would meet safe drinking water needs of…