G.K. Update 8th September 2016 (English)
By: D.K choudhary
UN Charter translated into Sanskrit
ii. The Charter is available in all six official languages of the UN.
Dharmendra Pradhan launches ‘Gas4India’ campaign to boost natural gas use
Helpline no. 14401 for info on power cuts launched
India’s light utility helicopter maiden flight successful
i. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has successfully completed test flight of indigenous Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) Bengaluru.
ii. The LUH will replace the military’s obsolescent fleet of Chetak and Cheetah helicopters that have flown for over three decades.
ii. Kerala Government’s highest honor for outstanding contribution to Malayalam cinema.
1st phase of ESIC’s pilot project of telemedicine services inaugurated
i. Raam Reddy’s Kannada film Thithi was conferred the Best Film award by Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu at the closing ceremony of the 1st BRICS Film Festival.