Election Commission sets up ‘Sangwari’ polling booths in Chhattisgarh to encourage women voters

The Election Commission of India has announced to set up ‘Sangwari’ polling booths in various constituencies of Chhattisgarh to encourage women voters to exercise their franchise in the Assembly elections.  In Chhattisgarhi dialect, ‘Sangwari’ means friend. These women friendly booths will be manned by all-female staff including presiding officers, supervisors Read More …

INS Arihant completes first deterrence patrol

  India’s first indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant has successfully completed its first deterrence patrol on November 5, 2018. This completes establishment of the country’s nuclear triad.  Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi received the crew of Strategic Strike Nuclear Submarine (SSBN) INS Arihant. Stressing the significance of the successful deployment of INS Read More …