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A local round-up is an accumulation of some important and more such short local relevant news stories for you that take place in India. Check what major did you miss the past few days here.
1. Toddler enters India Book of Records
A 1.5-year-old toddler, Alexandra Abhilash from Ernakulam district in Kerala has entered the India Book of Records by showing extraordinary knowledge of General Knowledge. The girl had started learning facts at the tender age of one after which she recognized a few prominent leaders, actors, food items, birds, vegetables, insects, electronic items, household items, etc. to achieve the feature.
2. Herbal park to be opened in Ghaziabad
Aiming to teach students about the diversity of the flora world, Chandrashekhar Azad Park is going to have a dedicated herbal park covering an area of about 133 acres. Over 130 plants including lemongrass, mulethi, turmeric, aloe vera, fenugreek, rosemary, mint, thyme, tulsi, ginger, garlic, black pepper, the bay leaf will be grown by the authorities in the garden.
3. Government to issue e-passports
The Indian government is planning on issuing e-passports to the citizens starting the financial year 2022-2023. As per the officials, the critical information of the passports will be printed on its data page and will also be stored in the chip. The e-passports will be a combined paper and electronic passport that will have an embedded Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) chip.
4. Delhi to Srinagar now in just 8 hours
The travellers will now be able to reach Srinagar from Delhi in 8 hours through the Srinagar-Katra-Delhi expressway that will be open for the public very soon. Before this, even Atal Tunnel on the Leh-Manali route has been able to reduce the travel time. On the other hand, currently, Kashmir is observing a good number of tourists for the last few weeks.