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Major News and Events of 22 July 2016

What Happened on 22 July 2016


Arvind Kejriwal Accuses BJP Government of being Anti-Dalit

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has met with the Dalit family in Una, Gujarat, who were beaten up by the Gau-Rakshaks. As per reports, members of the Dalit family were skinning a dead cow. Kejriwal mentioned that the police is not taking any action because of the pressure from the government. Rahul Gandhi also visited Una on Thursday and assured the family of justice.

AAP MP Bhagwant Mann Compromises Security of the Parliament

The Lok Sabha has been adjourned many times on Friday after the protest of BJP MPs against Punjab AAP MP Bhagwant Mann for being involved into Facebook live while entering the parliament. Mann has severely been criticised for uploading the video on social media. However, the Punjab AAP MP has defended himself by saying that he was trying to showcase the Question Hour session in the parliament.

Search Operations Underway for Missing IAF An-32 Aircraft

An Indian Air Force plane which was carrying 29 personnel went missing on Friday. The An-32 aircraft was on a courier flight flying to Port Blair from Chennai. Search operations are underway to track the location of the aircraft. Four Navy warships and two military planes have been dispatched in the Bay of Bengal to help in the rescue efforts.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which Indian state is the largest producer of bauxite?The state of Odisha is the largest producer of bauxite in India. India has abundant resources of bauxite and serves as a raw material in the production of aluminium. As per the report of the Ministry of Mines, India stood at the 7th position in… Read More...
Which Indian city is famously known as the "Manchester City of India"?The city of Ahmedabad in the Gujarat state is famously known as the "Manchester City of India". This name was given to this city by a popular textile center in the Manchester of Great Britain, adhering to the striking similarities of Ahmedabad's prospering cotton textile… Read More...
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...



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