We have got some important news from Indian states that took place last week that we’ve covered in our local round-up. Read all of them below!
A local round-up is an accumulation of some important and more short local relevant news from Indian states. Read about what you may have missed out on in the last few days!
MV Ganga Vilas to cover 50 tourist spots
The world’s longest river cruise, MV Ganga Vilas, which is going to be launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, January 13, 2023, will cover nearly 50 tourist spots. The cruise will cover approximately of 3,200 km across 27 river systems spanning five Indian states and Bangladesh.
Uttarakhand’s Joshimath declared ‘unsafe for living'
Joshimath, a small hill station in Uttarakhand has been declared ‘unsafe for living’ and the State Government has already started evacuating people from the place. More than 600 houses have been dealing with the cracks.
Nearly 20 flights and 42 trains were delayed in Delhi due to cold
As the national capital continues to shiver in cold, it has started affecting the functioning of flights and trains. While the Indian Meteorological Department issued an orange alert in the city, nearly 20 flights and 42 trains were delayed on Sunday.
Sania Mirza to retire next month
The popular Indian player Sania Mira has announced her retirement next month from professional tennis at the Dubai Tennis Championship which begins on February 19. Mirza has signed up to compete in this month's Australian Open, alongside Anna Danilina from Kazakhstan.
India becomes third largest auto market globally
India has achieved a feat by becoming the third largest auto market globally as it has surpassed Japan. Moreover, India’s sales volume is also likely to rise up. As of now, China is at the top for manufacturing followed by the USA.