Uttarakhand cabinet approves new sports policy
The Uttarakhand cabinet on Tuesday put its stamp on the new sports policy, which includes several schemes to nurture the budding sports talent in the state and several incentives for the players representing the state at the national and international level.
Under this new sports policy, a physical and sports skill test will be conducted for the children of the age of 8 years so that the work of locating their idols can start at the right time. For high priority sports, ‘Centers of Excellence’ will be set up in the state and under the ‘Mukhyamantri Udyaman Khiladi Unnayan Yojna’, budding sportspersons will be given Rs. Great will be provided.
Geoff Allardyce appointed as the new CEO of International Cricket Council
Geoff Allardyce has been appointed as the new CEO of the International Cricket Council. He has replaced Manu Savhini.
BS Mubarak appointed as the new Ambassador of India to Sudan
BS Mubarak has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Sudan. The Ministry of External Affairs gave this information on Tuesday. According to a statement from the Ministry of External Affairs, Mubarak, a 2001 batch Indian Foreign Service officer, is currently serving as India’s Ambassador to Guatemala.
Apart from this, Manoj Kumar Mohapatra has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Guatemala. He will replace BS Mubarak. Mohapatra, a 2000 Indian Foreign Service officer, is currently serving as a minister in the Indian Embassy in Washington.
Mahavir Chakra to Martyr Colonel Santosh Babu
Colonel Santosh Babu, who fought till his last breath against the Chinese soldiers in the Galwan Valley, was posthumously awarded the Maha Vir Chakra. President Ram Nath Kovind presented the award to the mother and wife of martyr Colonel Santosh.
Professor Harsh Jain will be the new Indian Ambassador to Ukraine
The Indian Ministry of External Affairs has appointed Professor Harsh Kumar Jain, Additional Secretary, as the new Ambassador of India to Ukraine. Harsh Jain has previously served as the Indian Ambassador to the Republic of Kazakhstan and Slovakia.
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