Published on: January 3, 2022
SNIPPETS – 3 JANUARY 2022
- Seeking to honour Puneeth Rajkumar who was a role model for youths with his dignified conduct, simplicity and social service, the government has named the podium of ‘Udyami Aagu, Udyoga Needu’ after the late actor.
- Basti Vaman Shenoy, founder of World Konkani Centre, Mangaluru, passed away on due to age-related illness.
- Close on the heels of Durga Puja being accorded the UNESCO intangible cultural heritage tag, Karnataka is set to initiate the process to secure a similar status for Mysuru Dasara.
- Success of Yuva initiative of Delhi police is being discussed. It aims to engage and steer street children & youth towards the mainstream of society by providing them with the opportunities to realise their potential and creating awareness about their potential through sports, Nukkad Nataks and skill development training.
- Union Education Minister launched a 100-day Reading Campaign called ‘Padhe Bharat’.
- Birth anniversary of Savitri Bai Phule celebrated
- Aviation Ministry releases draft National Air Sports Policy. It will require entities providing these services and their equipment to be registered, as well as be liable for penalties.