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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. India’s first-night sky sanctuary to come up in Ladakh
The Union Minister Jitendra Singh has announced that Ladakh will be hosting India’s first “night sky sanctuary” as part of Changthang Wildlife Sanctuary in the next three months. The move is likely to boost Astro tourism in India.
2. Indian Football gets the first player president
It is for the first time that the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has got a former player as the first president. Mohun Bagan and Kalyan Chaubey have beaten Bhaichung Bhutia in the elections. The development had been market for the first time in its 85-year-old history.
3. Multiplexes announcer movies for Rs. 75 to mark National Cinema Day
To celebrate National Cinema Day on September 16, films like Bramhastra and others will be available for just Rs. 75. The decision has been taken by the Multiplex Association of India (MAI), and the offers will be applicable on 4000 screens in cinema chains including PVR, INOX, Cinépolis, Carnival, Miraj, Citypride, Asian, Mukta A2, Movietime, Wave, M2K, Delite.
4. India is likely to be the third largest economy by 2029
As per a research report by the State Bank of India (SBI), India is likely to become the third largest economy by 2029 due to a growth rate of 6-6.5 percent, which will surpass Germany, followed by Japan in 2029. India’s share of the world’s GDP is 3.5 percent.
5. Delhi zoo welcomes three white tiger cubs in seven years
Delhi’s National Zoological Park has welcomed three white tiger cubs recently. The three cubs are being seen as healthy cubs and are being monitored. With this inclusion, Delhi Zoo now houses 11 tigers, including four white tigers. Moreover, this is the first time that white tigers have been included in the zoo after seven years.