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20th Feb LIVE -NEWS
Tourism Minister K.J. Alphons Inaugurated 'Eco Circuit' Project in Kerala . K.J. Alphons, Union Minister for Tourism inaugurated the project 'Development of Eco Circuit: Pathanamthitta - Gavi - Vagamon Thekkady' under the Swadesh Darshan scheme of Ministry of Tourism at Vagamon, Kerala. ii. This Eco Circuit project was sanctioned in December 2015 for Rs. 76.55 crores. Major works carried out under the project includes Eco Adventure Tourism Park at Vagamon, Cultural Centre at Kadamanitta.
Commerce Minister Launched SWAYATT, on GeM i. Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, launched SWAYATT in New Delhi. SWAYATT is an initiative to promote Start-ups, Women and Youth Advantage Through eTransactions on Government e Marketplace (GeM) ii. On this occasion, Commerce Minister also dedicated GeM Start-up Runway-an initiative of GeM in association with Start-up India to facilitate Start-ups registered with Start-up India to access the public procurement market and sell innovative products and services to government buyers. Radha Chauhan is the CEO of Government e Marketplace (GeM).
India's First Hi-Tech Forensic Lab NCFL and CyPAD Inaugurated In New Delhi i. Cyber Prevention Awareness and Detection (CyPAD) Centre and the National Cyber Forensic Lab (NCFL) were inaugurated by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and LG Anil Baijal in Dwarka, New Delhi. ii. To spread awareness among school students and teachers, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has started a popular Twitter handle @CyberDost.
7th National Photography Awards Announced: Complete List of Winners i. Union Minister of State (IC) for Information & Broadcasting and Youth Affairs & Sports Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore presented the 7th National Photography Awards in a function organized at National Media Centre in New Delhi. ii. The theme for the Professional category was "Women led Development", while the theme for Amateur category was "Fairs and Festivals of India". iii. The list of the Award winners is as under: Lifetime Achievement Award - Shri Ashok Dilwali Professional Photographer of the Year - Shri SL Shanth Kumar Amateur Photographer of the Year-Shri Gurdeep Dhiman Special Mention Awards (Professional) - Shri Arun Sreedhar, Shri P.V. Sunderrao, Shri Kailash Mittal, Shri Mihir Singh, Ms. Ranita Roy Special Mention Awards (Amateur) - Shri V. Ravi Kumar, Ms. S. Neelima, Shri Manish Jaisi, Shri Mahesh Balasaheb Lonkar, Shri Avijit Datta.
HDFC ERGO Launched 1st-of-its-kind Trip Protector Policy i. HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India's third- largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, announced the launch of 'Trip Protector' insurance policy, a pioneering policy in the non-life insurance segment in India ii. In the event of a cancellation, either a flight or hotel booking, Trip Protector insurance policy will safeguard travelers financially against the cost of cancellation levied by Hotels or Airlines. HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company is a 51:49 joint venture between the Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd. (HDFC) and ERGO International AG