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A local round-up is an accumulation of some important and more short local relevant news stories for you that take place in India. Check what major did you miss the past few days here.
1. Centre issues advisory amid a spike in COVID-19 cases
The Centre has issued an advisory to seven states, including Delhi, over the spike in Coronavirus cases. The government has asked to ramp up testing, promote Covid-appropriate behaviour and increase the speed of vaccination, also keeping in mind that the festival season is around the corner.
2. India gets a new airline
After Akasa Air was granted the Air Operator Certificate from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, it began its official commercial operations. The first flight of the airline operated between Mumbai to Ahmedabad.
3. Haryana boy creates world record by developing three apps at the youngest age
A 12-year-old Harayana boy has received the Guinness Book of World Records for creating three apps after taking tutorials from YouTube. The class 8 student from Jhajjar’s Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has become the youngest app developer in the whole world.
4. Jagdeep Dhankar becomes Vice President of India
After the election of the President took place, the polls for the Vice President, and after the voting was done by the members of both the houses of the parliament, Jagdeep Dhankar, a candidate from the BJP, became the vice president of India.
5. Google launches ‘India ki Udaan’ to mark 75 years of Independence
Google, the software giant, has announced an online project named ‘India Ki Udaan’ to highlight the milestones that India has achieved in the last 75 years. The project aims to feature artistic illustrations to narrate the story of India.