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‘Equip police to combat cyber threats’
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SBI waives off outstanding loans of 23 CRPF soldiers
SBI has taken steps to immediately release Rs 30 lakh to the Pulwama martyrs’ kin
State Bank of India (SBI) has announced a noble initiative for the families of the CRPF soldiers who martyred in a dastardly terrorist attack in Pulwama, Jammu & Kashmir on February 14, 2019.
India’s largest lender will waive off all the outstanding loans of 23 soldiers who availed loans from the bank with immediate effect, said SBI in a statement.
As all the CRPF soldiers were customers of the Bank under Defence Salary Package, the Bank provides insurance of Rs 30 lakh to each of the defence personnel. According to the officials, the Bank is taking necessary steps to accelerate the release of insurance money to the next of kin of the martyred soldiers.
“It is extremely upsetting and disturbing to witness the loss of lives of the soldiers who always stand for the safety of our motherland. In this moment of grief, our sincere thoughts are with the families of our brave hearts,” said Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, SBI.
Nationalism a unifying spirit; terror will not be tolerated, says Vicce President
Nationalism is all about asserting that ‘I am Indian first’. The efforts of neighbouring nation to destabilise the country will not be tolerated: says the Vice President
In a strong message to separatists sponsored by Pakistan, Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu said that the efforts of neighbouring nation to destabilise the country will not be tolerated. He has made it clear that any act to destabilise the soul of India can no longer be tolerated.
According to the Vice President, nationalism is all about asserting that ‘I am Indian first’.
While speaking at the release of the book “Selected Speeches” of Vice President, by former President, Pranab Mukherjee, Naidu said that Indians must stand united in our determination to make every inch of the country a safer and peaceful place.
Without naming Pakistan Venkaiah Naidu said it is unfortunate that our neighbour has been supporting, funding and training terrorist groups.
According to Naidu, nationalism is all about asserting that ‘I am Indian first’.
Modi thinks India could become the second largest economy by 2030
Currently India is the fastest growing major economy in the world
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi thinks India will become the second largest economy by 2030, surpassing the US. He was upbeat about India’s spectacular growth while inaugurating the hydrocarbon conference at India Expo Centre, Greater Noida, in Uttar Pradesh on Monday.
Currently, India is the fastest growing major economy in the world. The Prime Minister is of the opinion that it could become the second largest economy by 2030 and the third largest energy consuming country in the world.
As India’s growth is happening at a tremendous pace, the demand for energy is also increasing, at an annual growth rate of 5 per cent, and that makes India an attractive market for multinational energy companies. According to some estimates India’s energy requirement is expected to more than double by 2040.
As per the report of Standard Chartered, these are expected to be the 10 largest economies in the world by 2030.
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