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Agriculture Infrastructure Fund crosses Rs.30,000 crore mark of capital mobilization for projects in agriculture sector

Newdelhi:23/1/23:Within two-and-a-half years of the implementation of the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund (AIF), the scheme has mobilized more than Rs.30,000 crore for projects in the agriculture infrastructure sector with a sanctioned amount of Rs.15,000 crore under AIF. With support of 3% interest subvention, credit guarantee support through CGTMSE for loan of upto Rs.2 crore and facility of convergence with other Central ...

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On Parakram Diwas, PM interacts with youngsters selected to participate in the ceremony to honour Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in Parliament under ‘Know Your Leader’ programme

Newdelhi:23/1/23:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi interacted with youngsters who were selected under the ‘Know Your Leader’ programme to participate in the ceremony to honour Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in the Central Hall of Parliament earlier today. This interaction took place at his residence at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg. Prime Minister engaged in a candid and free wheeling interaction with the ...

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Government of Odisha, in collaboration with the Indian Chamber of Commerce hosted Odisha Investors’ Meet at Kolkata

Kolkata:21/1/23: The Government of Odisha, in collaboration with the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) hosted Odisha Investors’ Meet at Kolkata. The meeting was led by a delegation comprising Industries Minister Pratap Keshari Deb, Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra and Industries Secretary Hemant Kumar Sharma who met some of the corporate captains from Kolkata during G2B meetings held in Kolkata today. ...

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National Conclave of Pastoral youth converges in Gujarat

Gujarat:21/1/23:The National Conclave of Pastoral youth drawn from 16 states converged at Bhuj, Kachchh (Gujarat) to discuss their aspirations, challenges and the need for policy discourse with the government. Pertinent to note that Sahjeevan – Centre for Pastoralism holds the lead in piloting several interventions in the sector for the extensive livestock production system. Notable being the camel milk procurement, ...

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Indian Coast Guard conducts one-week Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre operations and Search & Rescue course

Newdelhi:21/1/23;Indian Coast Guard (ICG) conducted a one-week Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC) operations & Search and Rescue (SAR) course in Mumbai between January 16-21, 2023. The course was conducted under the aegis of Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation Programme (ITEC) for officers and sailors of Maritime Security Agencies from six friendly countries – Bangladesh, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Mauritius, Myanmar and ...

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Odisha CM has congratulated Aska Model PS being selected as number one police station in the country for the year 2022

Bhubaneswar:20/1/23: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has congratulated Aska Model PS of Ganjam district on being selected by the Ministry of Home Affairs as number one police station in the country for the year 2022. “Congratulate Aska Model PS of Ganjam District on being selected by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) as No. 1 police station in the country for ...

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EPFO adds 16.26 lakh net members in the month of November, 2022

Newdelhi:20/1/23:The provisional payroll data of Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) released today, highlights that EPFO has added 16.26 lakh net members in the month of November, 2022. The data indicates an increase of 25.67% net additions compared to previous month in October, 2022. Year-on-year comparison of payroll data reflects an increase of 16.50% in net membership addition in November, 2022 ...

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Prof. Ranjana Aggarwal Discussed the Strength & Rich Legacy of CSIR-NIScPR

Newdelhi:14/1/23:CSIR-National Institute of Science Communication and Policy Research (CSIR-NIScPR), New Delhi celebrated its 2nd foundation on 13th January 2023. NIScPR is one the constituent laboratory of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR). CSIR-NIScPR came into existence on 14th January 2021 with the merger of two internationally acclaimed CSIR Institutions namely CSIR-National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources ...

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RM launches ‘Soul of Steel’ Alpine Challenge to promote tourism in border areas

Dehradun:14/1/23:As a mark of respect to the selfless duty of the ex-servicemen & their sacrifices towards the Nation and solidarity towards Next of Kin of the bravehearts, the seventh Armed Forces Veterans’ Day was celebrated across the country on January 14, 2023. The celebrations were held at nine locations, with Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh presiding over the main function ...

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah chaired a high-level security review meeting on the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir:13/1/23: Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah chaired a high level security review meeting in Jammu on the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, today. The meeting was also attended by Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Shri Manoj Sinha, Union Home Secretary, Chief Secretary, Jammu and Kashmir, Financial Commissioner (ACS) Home, DGP, Jammu and Kashmir, Commander, Northern ...

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