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Daily News Digest:31 July 2021

CORPAT BETWEEN INDIA AND INDONESIA

The 36th edition of CORPAT between India and Indonesia is being conducted on 30 and 31 July 2021, in the Indian Ocean region (IOR). The Indian Naval Ship (INS) Saryu and Indonesian Naval Ship KRI Bung Tomo are participating in this coordinated patrol (CORPAT).

780 NEW AIR TRAFFIC ROUTE UNDER UDAN

The Government of India (GOI) announced that it has approved 780 new air traffic routes under the UDAN regional air connectivity scheme. Jyotiraditya Scindia, Civil Aviation Minister informed the Lok Sabha that after the launch of the scheme, 359 routes has been opened in India.

UDAN stands for Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik. It is a Regional Connectivity and regional airport development scheme of GOI. It was launched in the year 2017 UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik).

BRO HAS RESTORED CONNECTIVITY AT YALUNG-LAMANG ROAD IN ARUNACHAL PRADESH

On July 26-27, 2021, the Yarlung-Lamang road in Shi Yomi district of Arunachal Pradesh was breached at multiple locations due to continuous rain and cloud burst. The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has restored connectivity at Yarlung-Lamang road.

KRISHIKARNA PROJECT

'Krishikarna', a project to promote hi-tech farming, is launched in Pallikkal panchayat of Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Mini polyhouse, which is a kind of greenhouse, will be built under the “Krishikarna” project.

It has been launched as a joint initiative of the National Society for Agricultural Horticulture (SAHS), the Sustainability Foundation and Qore3 Innovations.

ATL TINKERPRENEUR BOOTCAMP SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED

Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog has successfully completed a 2-month long, one of its kind ‘ATL Tinkerpreneur Bootcamp’ across India. It is a first of its kind, digital skills and an exclusive entrepreneurship ATL Tinkerpreneur summer bootcamp held across the country.

It is for high school students across the nation. It was a bootcamp focussed on cultivating a hands-on innovative mindset among students.

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