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Daily News Digest:21 July 2019

President appointed new Governors to six states

In a major reshuffle, President Ram Nath Kovind appointed new Governors to six states. 

Uttar Pradesh - Anandiben Patel; Madhya Pradesh - Lalji Tandon; West Bengal - Jagdeep Dhankhar; Bihar - Fagu Chauhan;  Tripura - Ramesh Bais; Nagaland – R. N. Ravi.

Shiva Thapa: India's first gold-medallist in President's Cup of Kazakhstan

On July 20, Four-time Asian medallist Shiva Thapa became India’s first gold medallist at the President’s Cup boxing tournament after getting a walkover in the final in Astana (Kazakhstan).

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit died

Former Delhi Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit passed away on 20th July 2019 in New Delhi after a prolonged illness. She was 81 years old. Dikshit was the longest-serving Chief Minister of Delhi, having served in office for 15 years from 1998.

Defence Minister inaugurates Ujh and Basantar Bridges in J&K

On 20th July 2019, the Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated two bridges worth Rs 91.9 crore built by the Border Roads Organisation at Ujh in Kathua and Basantar in Samba district (Jammu and Kashmir).

Algeria beat Senegal to win their second Africa Cup of Nations

On 19th July 2019, Algeria won their second Africa Cup of Nations title with a 1-0 victory over Senegal in final in Cairo, adding to the other championship they won in 1990. Nigeria took third place.

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