Best of PIB: 14 Jan 2017

Saksham – 2017

  • Is a month long awareness programme by Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum & Natural Gas
  • Saksham -Sanrakshan Kshamta Mahotsav
  • It is aimed to create awareness amongst masses towards judicious utilization and conservation of petroleum products along with use of energy efficient appliances and switching to cleaner fuels
  • During one-month long drive, workshops will be conducted for drivers of commercial vehicles and housewives, cooks on adopting simple fuel saving measures

 

Khelo India National Competitions

  • Organized under the aegis of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports by SAI (Sports Authority of India)
  • from 15thJan, 2017 to 21stJan, 2017 in Delhi
  • competitions in Swimming, Cycling and Wrestling will be held
  • more 25 states/UTs will be participating