Unmanned Level Crossings, India, Railways,

All Unmanned Level Crossings eliminated on Broad Gauge network of Railway

New Delhi, September 23, 2022: As on date, all Unmanned Level Crossings stand eliminated on Indian Railway Broad Gauge network. Pace of elimination of Unmanned Level Crossings increased from 1137 per year during 2009-14 as against now achieved average of 1884 per year during 2014-19. During Financial Year 2022-23, 216 Manned level crossings have been […]

Central Bureau of Narcotics destroys illicit cannabis cultivation

New Delhi, September 22, 2022: On receiving specific intelligence about illicit cannabis cultivation in Himachal Pradesh, teams of officers of CBN were formed and dispatched. Officers of CBN verified the intelligence and further carried out physical surveys resulting in detection of more areas of illicit cultivation. Subsequently, destruction operation was started with support of District […]

Jewellery, hallmark, India, BIS

3.7 crore Jewellery articles hallmarked since 01st April till 31st July

New Delhi, September 07, 2022: About 3.7 crore Jewellery articles have been hallmarked since 01st  April 2022 till 31st  July 2022 and  8.68 crore Jewellery articles were hallmarked in year 2021-2022 after the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) made hallmarking of Gold Jewellery  mandatory which came into force from 23rd June, 2021. Number of BIS registered jewellers have […]

Kanpur Airport to have World-Class Facilities by December 2022

New Delhi, September 04, 2022: Kanpur city is the commercial capital of Uttar Pradesh and hub for Leather, Textile and Defense production. Also known for historical pilgrim places and various premier institutions, the city attracts air travelers in large numbers. Currently, Kanpur Airport is directly connected to four cities Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore & Gorakhpur. Considering the […]