Himachal Current Affairs: The State is in the news for Jio True 5G launch, a senior voter’s demise, and a plan to enhance internet connectivity in all schools. The state’s team won the Khelo India Winter Games with 32 medals.
1: Jio True 5G Services Launched in Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu has launched Jio True 5G services in the state, which will provide faster and more reliable internet services to residents. The launch event was attended by the Minister for Public Works Department, Youth Services and Sports Vikramaditya Singh, CEO-North of Jio Kapil Ahuja, and CEO-Himachal Pradesh Atul Kansal.
2.Senior Voter Dhudu Ram Passes Away
Dhudu Ram, a 108-year-old senior voter from Banour village in the Paonta Sahib constituency of Sirmaur district, passed away. He played a significant role in the sweep program of the Lok Sabha elections and was the senior most voter in Sirmaur. His Aadhaar card and voter ID card show his age as July 1, 1915.
3. Himachal team dominates Khelo India Winter Games, wins 32 medals
Himachal Pradesh has emerged as the champions of the national-level Khelo India Winter Games with 32 medals. The four-day competition held in Gulmarg witnessed a remarkable performance by the state’s players, who showcased their skills and talent. The Army team secured the second position with 28 medals, and Jammu and Kashmir stood third with 26 medals.
4. Internet Connectivity to be Improved in Schools and Colleges
The government of Himachal Pradesh has decided to improve internet connectivity in every school and college in the state. Instructions have been issued to schools that do not have ICT labs and virtual classrooms to install all kinds of equipment as soon as possible. This move is expected to significantly improve the quality of education in the state and provide students with access to a wider range of educational resources.
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is Jio True 5G?
Jio True 5G is a new service launched by Jio that provides faster and more reliable internet services to customers.
What is the Khelo India Winter Games?
The Khelo India Winter Games is a national-level multi-sport event organized by the Government of India to promote sports and fitness among the youth.