National News-Daily Digest: 2 Key Updates
1. J&K village gets electricity first time since Independence
A village in J&K’s Rajouri district, Narla Bambal, received electricity connection and metalled road for the first time since Independence. It is the district’s last village to be connected to the rest of the state by road.
2. UNESCO To Soon Set Up Gaming University In Andhra Pradesh
Visakhapatnam will soon have a Design university for gaming which will be set up by UNESCO, specialised agency of United Nations. The UNESCO delegation on July 4 entered into an agreement with the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board for the establishment of a gaming digital learning hub.
For the installation of the same, the agency has asked Andhra Pradesh’s chief minister, N Chandrababu Naidu to allocate a land area of around 100 acres. The hub is being seen as potential medium for creating around 50,000 jobs in 10 years.