States - 2019 September

September 12

The state government of Andhra Pradesh appointed Dr Bhumireddy Chandrasekhar Reddy as chairman of the AP State Medical & Infrastructure Development Corporation (APMSIDC), Mangalagiri.

September 11

India’s first international women’s trade centre (IWTC) in Kozhikode to accelerate women entrepreneurship and secure gender parity. The Kerala government has decided to set up India’s first international women’s trade centre in consonance with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Bandaru Dattatraya former Union Minister was sworn in as the 27th Governor of Himachal Pradesh in a simple but impressive ceremony held at Raj Bhavan in Shimla. Justice Dharam Chand Chaudhary, Judge of HP High Court administered the oath of office and secrecy to him.

Union Minister of state for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) Mahendra Nath Pandey laid the foundation stone for Indian Institute of Skill at Mumbai, Maharashtra. The concept of IIS was envisaged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he had visited Vocational Education and Training Centre in Singapore.

For disseminating traffic related information such as planned road closures, diversions, traffic alerts regarding road crash etc. in real time for public use Gurugram traffic police have tied up with Google maps. The basic idea behind this arrangement is to prompt commuters to make intelligent choices in order to make their commuting experience hassle-free.

September 8

Telangana state Cabinet has been expanded by inducting 6 more ministers. Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan administered the oath of office and secrecy to Sabita Indrareddy, Satyavati Rathode, K Taraka Ramarao, Harish Rao, G. Kamalakar, and P. Ajay Kumar. With induction of Sabita Indrareddy and Satyavati Rathode, women have been given berths in the state cabinet for the first time ever since the separate Telangana state formed in 2014.