Right after Monsoon comes the season of festivities where different communities celebrate diverse festivals. Each festival in India has multifaceted significance and is marked by various practices such as fasting, prayers, worshiping etc.
Durga Puja festival is celebrated across country to mark the victory of Goddess Durga over the evil demon Mahishasur. Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) and Onam shall also be observed in the month of September. Since 1962, India has been celebrating Teacher's Day on 5th September. The day commemorates the birthday of Dr Sarvepalli Radhakhrishnan, the great teacher, academic philosopher and India's Second President.
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Launched on 1st July, 2015 with the motto of "Har Khet Ko Paani", the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) is being implemented to expand cultivated area with assured irrigation, reduce wastage of water and improve water use efficiency. PMKSY not only focuses on creating sources for assured irrigation, but also creating protective irrigation by harnessing rain water at micro level through "Jal Sanchay" and "Jal Sinchan". Micro irrigation is also incentivized through subsidy to ensure "Per drop-More crop".
Wishes from loved ones always make festivals more delightful. In this digital age, you can share your heartfelt feelings for your family and friends with our e-cards.
ECI EVM Tracking: This Application is a GPRS based mobile application, it is for ECI Officials for scanning barcode on EVM machines (BU or CU or VVPAT) which is used in Poll.
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