H.P. current affairs-19th July

H.P. current affairs-19th July

GOVT URGED TO CHECK SPREAD OF APPLE SCAB

      –Apple scab is a common disease of plants in the rose family

Scab is caused by a fungus that infects both leaves and fruit.Infected leaves have olive green to brown spots

       -Leaves with many leaf spots turn yellow and fall off early.

       –Fungicides can be used to manage apple scab. Proper timing of sprays is needed for fungicides to control disease.

 

-POLICE PLAN TO ADOPT TIRUPATI SECURITY SYSTEM FOR TEMPLES

      -DGP requests Andhra counterpart to arrange training for 5-member team

      -Himachal is home to a large number of ancient temples, four shaktipeethas — including Chintpurni, Barjeshwai Mata, Chamunda Devi and Naina Devi and Jwalaji Maha Shaktipeeth. Moreover the state is also the home to the Dalai Lama and several Buddhist monasteries.

      –The state police are mulling to introduce the high-tech security system being used by the Tirumala Tirupati Devsthanam (TTD), Andhra Pradesh

 

-CM: TAPPED WATER FOR TRIBAL DISTS BY DEC 15

     –All households of the tribal districts of Kinnaur and Lahaul and Spiti would be provided tapped water by December 15.

-15.45 crore had also been provided by the Union Home Ministry under the Border Area Development Programme and an Eklavya Adarsh Residential School had been established in Kinnaur district and three more had been started from the 2019-20 academic session at Khani in Bharmour

 

-E-teaching on in 72% schools, says minister

   -online education which is being imparted in 72 per cent secondary schools and 63 per cent primary schools, said Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj

 

FACTS

   –Kullu – the first district in the state to install the Intelligent Traffic Management System  -ITMS