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What percentage of Bihar's population is OBC, according to the caste census report released?
The Bihar caste census report revealed that Other Backward Classes (OBCs) constitute over 60% of the state's population. This is a significant finding, as it shows that OBCs are the majority community in Bihar. The report is expected to have a major impact on social policy and planning in the state.
Who won the gold medal in the men's 3000m steeplechase event at the Asian Games 2023?
What percentage of villages in Jammu and Kashmir have achieved Open Defecation Free Plus Model status?
All 6,650 villages in Jammu and Kashmir have achieved Open Defecation Free Plus Model status, making it the first union territory in India to do so. This is a significant achievement, as it means that all villagers now have access to safe and sanitary toilets and that greywater and solid waste are being managed effectively.
How many Indian Nobel Laureates are there as of September 2023?
When is Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti celebrated in 2023?
Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti is celebrated on October 2nd every year. In 2023, it marks the 119th birth anniversary of India's second Prime Minister. Lal Bahadur Shastri was a revered leader who is remembered for his simplicity, integrity, and dedication to the nation. He is also credited with leading India to victory in the 1965 Indo-Pakistan War.
Who was the 28th Director General (DG) of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO)?
What is the name of the world's longest hiking-only footpath?
The Appalachian Trail is the longest hiking-only footpath in the world, stretching approximately 2,190 miles (3,523 kilometres) across 14 U.S. states. It traverses through diverse landscapes, including lush forests, rugged mountains, and pristine lakes. The trail is a popular destination for hikers of all experience levels, offering a challenging and rewarding outdoor experience.
Who won the gold medal in the men's shot put event at the Asian Games 2023?