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30 December 2015 Daily General Knowledge Update
LRSAM Barak 8 Missile successfully tested from INS Kolkata
LRSAM बराक 8 मिसाइल का सफलतापूर्वक आईएनएस कोलकाता से परीक्षण किया
India and Israel jointly developed Long Range Surface to Air Missile (LRSAM) Barak 8 was successfully test fired from INS Kolkata.
The firing trial of the LR SAM has been jointly carried out by the Indian Navy, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Israel Aerospace Industries. This successful test marks a significant milestone in enhancing Indian Navy’s Anti Air Warfare capability and also India-Israel relations.
Which Veteran singer has passed away – Subir Sen
हाल ही मे किस दिग्गज गायक का निधन हो गया है – सुबीर सेन
Veteran singer Subir Sen passed away at the age of 81. Sen was denounced to be clone of senior and talented Hemant Kumar.
He was famous for his Bengali songs like Saradin tomay cheye, Monalisa tumi ki bolona and Dhoronir pathey pathey.
Aa ja re nain dware from Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja and Main rangeela pyar ka raahi from Chhoti Bahen are some his famous songs.
Who has been selected for the 51st Jnanpith award – Raghuveer Chaudhary
किसको 51 वें ज्ञानपीठ पुरस्कार के लिए चुना गया है – रघुवीर चौधरी
Eminent Gujarati litterateur Raghuveer Chaudhary for his contribution to the Indian literature was selected for the 51st Jnanpith award.
Jnanpith Selection Board headed by noted scholar Namwar Singh with the other members including Leeladhar Mandloi, Dinesh Misra, Harish Trivedi, Ramakant Rath, Suranjan Das, Chandrakant Patil, Alok Rai and Shamim Hanfi made this decision. He is the fourth Gujarati litterateur acheive this honour.
Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik’s Santa Claus sculpture featured in Limca Book of Records
सैंड कलाकार सुदर्शन पटनायक का सांता क्लॉस की सबसे बड़ी मूर्ति बनाने के लिए उनका नाम लिम्का बुक में रिकार्ड
Well-known sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik’s Santa Claus sculpture on 29 December 2015 found a place in Limca Book of World Records. Pattnaik claimed that he had created a 45 feet high sand Santa Claus at Puri beach on 24 December 2015, which was recognised as the largest sand Santa Claus as of today by the Limca Book of World Records.
The artist had also created sculptures of Jesus and Mother Mary near Santa Claus. Pattnaik had already created eight world records registered with the Limca Book of World Records.
Sudarsan Pattnaik is a world-renowned Indian sand artist from Odisha. Born on 15 April 1977, he self-taught himself the art of sand sculpture. He established The Golden Sand Art Institute which is first of its nature in India.
Who has won gold at National Weightlifting Championship – Rakhi Haldar & Kavita Devi
राष्ट्रीय भारोत्तोलन चैम्पियनशिप में स्वर्ण पदक किसने जीता है-राखी हल्दर और कविता देवी
Rakhi Haldar and Kavita Devi bagged gold in different weight categories in the Senior National Weightlifting Championships.
Haldar bagged the gold medal in 119 kilograms in clean and jerk and 94 kilograms in the snatch to come up with a total lift of 213 kilograms in Women’s 69 kilograms.
While, Devi lifted 95 kilograms in snatch and 122 kilograms in clean and jerk for a total of 217 kilograms in Women’s 75 kilograms category.
WHO officially declared Guinea Ebola-free
डब्ल्यूएचओ ने आधिकारिक तौर पर गिनी को इबोला मुक्त घोषित किया
The World Health Organization (WHO) on 29 December 2015 declared the end of Ebola virus transmission in the Republic of Guinea. The organization took the decision after observing that 42 days have passed since the last person confirmed to have Ebola virus disease and tested negative now.
Giorgi Kvirikashvili elected as Prime Minister of Georgia
जोर्जी क्वाइरिकश्वीली को जॉर्जिया का प्रधानमंत्री निर्वाचित किया गया
He was elected by the Parliament after then Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili had resigned from the post on December 29, 2015 without explaining his decision. The new government under the leadership of Giorgi Kvirikashvili was approved by Georgia’s Parliament by 86 votes to 28 against it. Now President Giorgi Margvelashvili will officially ratify this decision.
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