Current Affairs of 7 March 2018
Keshav Kishore, Published On:07-Mar-2018
1. Biplab Deb to be Tripura CM, Conrad for Meghalaya
• Tripura is all set to have new Chief Minister as BJP’s Biplab Deb will be next CM.
• Conrad Sangma of National People’s Party (NPP) will be next Chief Minister of Meghalaya.
• Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) chief, Neiphiu Rio will take charge as Nagaland CM.
• Now all the three states of North East will have government of Natinal Democratic Alliance (NDA).
2. Animal Welfare Board headquarter in Ballabhgarh
• Headquarter of Animal Welfare Board of India shifted from Chennai to Ballabhgarh in Haryana.
• The Animal Welfare Board of India is a statutory advisory body advising the Government of India on animal welfare laws and aware about animal welfare across the country.
• The board gives recognition to Animal Welfare Organisations (AWOs).
3. Sukhad Yatra App by NHAI
• The Sukhad Yatra App has been launched by National Highway Authority of India to empower the Highway user.
• It includes the provision for the user to enter road quality related information or to report any accident or potholes on the highway.
• It gives real time data for waiting time at toll plazas and various facilities like point of interest, highway nest etc., available across the highway.
Source: The Hindu, The Indian Express