Past week’s news that you might have missed
Gandhian Sanitation: Kolhapur district uses bio gas linked toilets and prefabricated septic tanks for onsite management of fecal sludge preventing groundwater contamination and increasing hygiene.
Financing Farming: The Jharkhand government has undertaken a major target of linking over 25 lakh farmers with Kisan Credit Card (KCC).
Space Race: President Droupadi Murmu inaugurated the Integrated Cryogenic Engine Manufacturing Facility in Bengaluru. The facility under the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) will be used in the production of cryogenic engines to be used by ISRO in its rockets.
Green Education: Govt of Kerala has decided to set up weather stations in schools to teach climate change. The state will become the first in the country to implement the innovative education program. 258 observatories have already been installed in schools.
Expanding Infrastructure: With the newest addition of the Ahmedabad metro, the length of metro projects in India has reached 810 km, surpassing the lines in Japan.
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An Interesting Long Read Available on the Indian Web
The first Indians in Dubai weren’t oil workers or wage laborers. They were traders, who brought commerce, capital, and adventure to this once-small kingdom. Read this amazing story on fiftytwo.in.