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Daily News Digest:04 May 2022

Basava Jayanthi 2022

Jagadguru Basaveshwara Jayanti is observed on 3rd May 2022. Basaveshwara, popularly known as Basavanna, was a 12th-century CE philosopher, poet, social reformer, and Lingayat saint in the Shiva-focussed bhakti movement Hindu Shaivite social reformer during the reign of the Kalyani Chalukya/Kalachuri dynasty.

‘Maharashtra Gene Bank Project’

The ‘Maharashtra Gene Bank’ is a first-of-its-kind project in India. The main aim is to conserve genetic resources in Maharashtra, including marine diversity, seeds of local crops, and animal diversity.

The Semicon India Conference 2022

PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Semicon India Conference-2022 today. It is a three-day conference which will be held in Bengaluru.

16th Steering Committee meeting of Project Elephant

At the 16th Steering Committee meeting of Project Elephant, the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change launched a field manual named-Field Manual for Managing Human-Elephant Conflicts in India-to guide forest staffers dealing with HEC in major elephant range states. The manual was prepared by the ministry, along with the Wildlife Institute of India (WWI) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF India).It contains detailed best practices for minimizing human-elephant conflict. It is drafted with the aim of providing forest officials/ departments and other stakeholders with guidance towards interventions to help mitigate Human-Elephant Conflict, both in emergencies and when conflict poses a recurring challenge.

Atal New India Challenge (ANIC 2.0)

On 28th April 2022, Atal Innovation Mission launched phase 1 of the 2nd edition of the Atal New India Challenge (ANIC 2.0).

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Basava Jayanthi 2022

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