A- A A+
Last Updated : Mar 1 2021 4:38PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Nationwide 2nd phase COVID-19 vaccination drive to cover senior citizens & people above 45 years with co-morbidities begins today            PM Modi gets vaccinated at Delhi’s AIIMS; appeals people to come forward for vaccination to make country Corona free            India of 21st century needs post-harvest revolution & value addition amid increasing agriculture production, says PM            National COVID-19 recovery rate reaches to 97.07 per cent            Bidding for telecom spectrum auction to commence from today           

State News

Dec 27, 2020

President Ramnath Kovind inaugurates various developmental projects in Diu

President Ramnath Kovind inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of various developmental projects in Diu on the second day of his four day visit to this union territory yesterday. 

These include inauguration of - first academic session of IIIT Vadodara-International Campus Diu and Kamleshwar School, Ghoghla. He also laid the foundation stone for - construction of a school at Saudwadi, improvement of 1.3 kilometers heritage walk-way on Diu City Wall, conservation and facade restoration of heritage precincts, upgradation of fruits and vegetable market at Fort Road and development of integrated municipal solid waste management system for Diu district. Speaking on the occasion, President Kovind praised the people and administration of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu for their efforts in building and maintaining the civic amenities. He also inaugurated INS Khukhri Memorial in the evening.

President Kovind said that due to the efforts of the people, this Union Territory has received about 40 awards and honours in the field of social development in the past 4 years. He commended the local administration for their efforts for conservation of natural heritage and environment. He said that Diu city has now become the first city of the country, which is fulfilling its 100 per cent energy requirement through solar energy.

President also expressed his happiness over the success of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ and ‘Vocal for Local’ campaign in this Union Territory. He said that the local administration has set an example for the country by taking the responsibility of picking up garbage from every household. He said that Daman and Diu got the first place in the ‘Swachh Survekshan’ of 2019 due to the efforts of the people and administration. 

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 1 (Mar) Midday News 1 (Mar) Evening News 28 (Feb) Hourly 1 (Mar) (1600hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 1 (Mar) दोपहर समाचार 1 (Mar) समाचार संध्या 28 (Feb) प्रति घंटा समाचार 1 (Mar) (1310hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 1 (Mar) Khabrein(Day) 1 (Mar) Khabrein(Eve) 28 (Feb)
Aaj Savere 1 (Mar) Parikrama 28 (Feb)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 28 (Feb) Samayki 1 (Jan) Sports Scan 28 (Feb) Spotlight/News Analysis 28 (Feb) Employment News 28 (Feb) रोजगार समाचार 28 (Feb) World News 28 (Feb) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 28 (Feb) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 27 (Feb) North East Diary 28 (Feb)