1. Mary Kom wins Aces Sportstar of the Decade 2021 award.

  • M. C. Mary Kom, the only boxer – to win eight world championships medals, was named Sportstar of the Decade 2021.
  • Sportstar ACES Awards for her outstanding achievements in women’s boxing, which include an Olympic medal.

2. TRIFED launches “Sankalp se Siddhi”- Village and Digital Connect Drive

  • The main aim of this drive is to activate the Van Dhan Vikas Kendras in the villages.
  • The visiting teams will also identify locations and shortlist potential Van Dhan Vikas Kendras for clustering as TRIFOOD
  • TRIFOOD aims to enhance the income of tribals through better utilization of and value addition to the Minor Forest Produce collected by the tribal forest gatherers.

3. AP Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan Conferred ‘Kalinga Ratna’ Award

  • The award was a part of the 40th annual celebrations of Sarala Sahitya Sansad held at Sarala Bhawan in Cuttack.
  • The ‘Kalinga Ratna’ award carried a silver statuette of Goddess Saraswati and a copper plaque.

4. First farm-based solar power plant comes up in Rajasthan

  • It has capacity to produce 17 lakh units of electricity per year
  • solar power plant under the Prime Minister’s Kisan Urja Suraksha Evum Utthan Mahabhiyan (KUSUM) scheme has come up in Jaipur district’s Kotputli tehsil
  • The 1 MW project has been established on 3.50 acres of farmland in Kotputli’s Bhaloji village.

5. Ashleigh Barty has won the title of the Miami Open Tennis Championship 2021, Women's Singles.

  • The No. 1-ranked Barty won her second successive Miami title

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