Day September 22, 2021

Har Ghar Nal Ka Jal scheme

• Officially launched in September 2016, Bihar’s Har Ghar Nal Ka Jal (tap water in every home) scheme has so far provided drinking water to 152.16 lakh tap connections. About: • This is separate from the 8.44 lakh connections provided…

National Conference on Accessible Elections

• The Election Commission of India organised a virtual National Conference on Accessible Elections 2021 with the objective to assess the present accessibility policies and discuss strategies for addressing barriers to enhance participation in electoral process for voters with disabilities.…

Blue Flag Certification

• The globally recognized and coveted International eco-label “Blue Flag”, has accorded the Blue Flag Certification for 2 new beaches this year –Kovalam in Tamil Nadu and Eden in Puducherry beaches. About: • Foundation for Environment Education in Denmark (FEE)…