24 Feb PRELIMS FACTS OF 24 FEBRUARY
1.V Narayanasamy Resigns Puducherry Chief Minister
The Congress-led Government in the UT lost its majority in the House, which is 14. The Chief Minister of the Union Territory of Puducherry, V Narayanasamy has submitted the letter of his resignation to the Governor of Puducherry.
2.Atal Paryavaran Bhavan in Lakshadweep inaugurated by Prakash Javadekar
Prakash Javadekar inaugurated the Atal Paryavaran Bhavan at Lakshadweep. Prakash Javadekar is on a four-day official visit to Lakshadweep from February 19 to 22, 2021. To evaluate the major innovative initiatives of the Union Territory’s Forest and Environment Department, so that Lakshadweep undergoes comprehensive development, without compromising its commitment to nature.
Lakshadweep Capital: Kavaratti.
Lakshadweep Administrator: Praful Patel.
3.Oil & Gas projects in Assam inaugurated by PM Modi
INDIMAX Unit at Indian Oil’s Bongaigaon Refinery, Oil India Limited’s Secondary Tank Farm at Madhuban, Dibrugarh, and a Gas Compressor Station at Hebeda Village, Makum, Tinsukia remotely from Dhemaji in Assam and Dhemaji Engineering College and laid the foundation stone for Sualkuchi Engineering College in Assam.
Assam CM: Sarbananda Sonowal.
Assam Governor: Jagdish Mukhi.