BRAMAPUTRA PUSHKARA FESTIVAL
- DURATION: NOV 4-16
- Pushkaram, Pushkaralu, Pushkaraha are vhe name of the festival celebrated that takes place every year in 12 rivers in India.
12 SACRED RIVERS
- 2018- maha pushkara festival was held in the Thamirabarani river of Tamilnadu.
- 2019- Bramaputra river
- 2020- Tungabhadra river
UP GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES IMMUNISATION CAMPAIGN
- UP govt launching massive immunisation programme against filariasis.
- Central govt set the year 2021 as the deadline for complete eradication of filariasis.
- This campaign launched by Healh and Family welfare ministry.
NOMURUS FOOD VUNEARABILITY INDEX
- INDIA - 44th rank out of 110 countries.
- NFVI based on their exposure to large swings in food price.
- NFVI has three components
- The countrys GDP per person.
- The share of food in household consumpion.
- The net food imports.
- It is traditional system of medicine practised in India.It is popular in sikkim, arunachal pradesh,dargeeling,himachal pradesh.
- Swaga-ripa are similar to that of Ayurveda and include a few principles of the traditional chinese system of medicine.
- It is an auonomaous institute under the Ministry of AYUSH.