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Major News and Events of 05 August 2016

What Happened on 05 August 2016


Sonia Gandhi's Shoulder Fixed by Mumbai Doctor

During the recent Varanasi rally, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi suffered a shoulder dislocation, which has been fixed at Ganga Ram hospital. The surgery was conducted by a team of doctors including Dr Sanjay Desai and Dr Prateek Gupta. Dr Sanjay Desai also operated Shahrukh Khan's knee. Many senior Congressmen were seen visiting Gandhi at the hospital.

Chargesheet Filed Against Chhota Rajan in J Dey Murder Case

A chargesheet has been filed by the CBI on Friday against Gangster Chhota Rajan in the murder case of Journalist J Dey in 2011. The chargesheet was submitted before the special court in Arthur Road. An FIR under IPC sections 302 (murder) and 34 (common intention) along with arms act was registered by the CBI against Rajan.

Terrorists Killed 14, Injured 15 in Kokrajhar, Assam

Terrorists opened fire at Balajan Tinali's weekly market at Kokrajhar in Assam, killing 14 people and injuring 15. The gun battle lasted about 20 minutes in which one terrorist was killed and an AK-47 was recovered. According to Assam DGP Mukesh Sahay, National Democratic Front of Bodoland carried out the attack.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which Indian state is the largest producer of coffee?Karnataka state is the largest producer of coffee in India. The state contributed about 70% of the total production of coffee in India during 2016-17 with 2.33 lakh MT coffee production. The main variety of coffee grown in Karnataka is Robusta, but the state also… Read More...
Which is the longest National Highway in India?Previously known as National Highway 7, National Highway 44 (NH 44) is the longest-running National Highway in India. It is 3,745 km long and covers the North-South Corridor of NHDP. It starts from Srinagar in the north and ends in Kanyakumari in the south. NH-44… Read More...
Which Indian state is the largest producer of silk?Karnataka is the largest producer of silk in India. The state produces an average of around 8,200 metric tonnes of silk every year, which is about one-third of the total silk production in India. Up to November 2017, Karnataka has produced 5,962 metric tonnes of… Read More...



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