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1. Jammu and Kashmir village receives electricity after 20 years
Datod, the last village on the Line of Control (LOC) has received electricity and road connectivity after a long wait of 20 years. The village is located between the Rajouri and Poonch districts of Jammu and Kashmir. The development has been made possible due to the efforts of the district administration and the Indian Army.
2. 'Right to Sit' proposed by Tamil Nadu for employees
The Tamil Nadu government has proposed a bill in the Legislative Assembly according to which all the employees of showrooms, textile shops, jewellery stores, and other establishments will have the "right to sit". The employers will be responsible to provide the seating facilities to the workers.
3. Jharkhand's Jamtara district has 118 community libraries
The Jamtara district of Jharkhand has 118 panchayats, and all of these have community libraries after restoring the old college libraries and government buildings. Each of these libraries has been adopted by one teacher, and the city officials conduct classes on Wednesday to motivate students to join government jobs.
4. Initiative launched in Arunanchal Pradesh to protect nature, pays off
Hunting is a traditional community practice in Arunachal Pradesh. However, to sensitize locals about conserving nature, an initiative, 'Air Gun Surrender Abhiyan', was launched by the administration in March. As a result, people have given up on 2,000 weapons since the launch.
5. Jaipur man masters art of reverse writing
Vishesh Golya has surprised many on the internet with his unique talent. He has mastered the art of reverse writing. One can see him writing Hindi and Sanskrit, both in a reverse manner in a video. He has been practicing the art for a long time and has also won many accolades for his talent.
6. Class 11 student rows boat to reach school amid flood in UP
Sandhya, a class 11 student from Gorakhpur's Bahrampur region, has been using a boat to reach her school as many parts of Uttar Pradesh are flooded due to rains. She is the daughter of a carpenter and could not afford online classes, due to which she had to take this step to complete her education.