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Two Bills on Reservations to Specially & Economically Backward Classes passed in Rajasthan Assembly

Published on: 23-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

While Specially Backward Classes (SBC) were given 5 percent, Economically Backward Classes (EBC) were given 14 percent reservation.

Rajasthan Assembly passed Rajasthan Vexation Litigation Prevention Bill 2015

Published on: 22-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

With this Rajasthan became the fifth state in India after Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and Madhya Pradesh to pass such legislation.

Rajasthan first state to submit Annual Action Plan under Atal Mission (AMRUT)

Published on: 11-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

AMRUT targets universal coverage in respect of water supply connections, sewerage connections and urban transport to all urban households in the state.

Rajasthan Government and FCEL inked agreement to launch Annapurna Bhandar Yojana

Published on: 26-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

Annapurna Bhandars will emerge as malls in rural areas of Rajasthan and in the first phase, the scheme would be operational through five thousand Fair Price Shops.

Rajasthan Government approved Arogya Rajasthan campaign

Published on: 26-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

During this three-month campaign, health data of residents will be collected and compiled. The residents would be issued health cards based on spot diagnoses.

Rajasthan topped the list of States commissioning grid connected Solar Power projects

Published on: 23-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Gujarat, which remained the undisputed leader in solar energy generation till 2014, came second with an installed capacity of 1000MW.

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje inaugurated Phase 1A of Jaipur Metro Rail Services

Published on: 03-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

In the first phase, the metro will run on 9.6 kilometer stretch and cover nine stations from residential area Mansarovar to business hub in Chandpole.

Rajasthan Government signed deal with NHM, UNICEF & GAIN to counter malnourishment

Published on: 05-MAY-2015
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

Initially, the programme will be implemented in thirteen districts in which more than 10000 children have been identified as malnourished.

Cow-urine refinery inaugurated at Pathmeda village for research on cow products

Published on: 04-MAY-2015
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

For the research on cow products, a scientific approach will be adopted for Indian traditional system of medicine.

Rajasthan Government opened women milk bank Jeevan Dhara in Jaipur

Published on: 01-APR-2015
Important for Exam: 64 people agreed

The state Government launched the bank in collaboration with Norwegian government and JK Lon Hospital.

ASKeA in Tonk district decided to end its 150 year old tradition of sacrificing camel

Published on: 07-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 37 people agreed

ASKeA in Tonk district on 6 October 2014 decided to end its tradition of sacrificing camel.

Rajasthan became first Indian state to start Olive refinery

Published on: 04-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 290 people agreed

Rajasthan became first Indian state to start olive refinery. The refinery is located in Lunkaransar area of Bikaner.

Rajasthan became first State to ratify NJAC Bill, 2014

Published on: 18-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 121 people agreed

Rajasthan became the first Indian state to ratify the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2014.

Rajasthan HC ordered end of caste based discrimination at crematoriums

Published on: 11-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 32 people agreed

Rajasthan HC ordered to stop discrimination on caste basis in cremation at various crematoriums in Jaipur and asked JMC to submit an action taken report.

Rajasthan government reduced probation period of employees on higher posts to one year

Published on: 26-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 54 people agreed

Rajasthan government reduced the probation period in direct recruitment of its employees on higher posts from two to one year on 25 August 2014.

Rajasthan Government re-launched Bhamashah scheme to empower woman

Published on: 16-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 41 people agreed

Rajasthan Government declared Camel as the State animal

Published on: 02-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 101 people agreed

Rajasthan Government declared Camel as the State animal to check the declining number of camels in the state.

K Rehman Khan inaugurated Minority Cyber Village in Rajasthan

Published on: 20-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 89 people agreed

Minister for Minority Affairs inaugurated the country’s first Minority Cyber Village in Chandoli village of Alwar district of Rajasthan.

Three-day long Desert Festival started in Jaisalmer

Published on: 12-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 38 people agreed

International renowned Desert Festival started at Thar Desert, Jaisalmer in Rajasthan

Rajasthan government declared 10225 villages of the state as scarcity-hit

Published on: 06-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 34 people agreed

Rajasthan government declared 10225 villages of 17 districts as scarcity-hit, depending upon crop assessment report of collectors.

Rajasthan withdrew its approval for FDI in multi-brand retail

Published on: 01-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 52 people agreed

Rajasthan has scrapped its approval on foreign direct investment in multi-brand retailing that was given by the previous state government.

12 MLAs sworn in as Ministers in Rajasthan

Published on: 21-DEC-2013
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

Margaret Alva administered the oath of the office to 12 MLAs of Rajasthan in the Vasundhara Raje led Government of the state.

Vasundhara Raje sworn in as Chief Minister of Rajasthan

Published on: 13-DEC-2013
Important for Exam: 68 people agreed

BJP leader Vasundhara Raje was on 13 December 2013 sworn in as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan for the second time.

Food Security Scheme Launched by Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Published on: 03-OCT-2013
Important for Exam: 79 people agreed

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on 2 October 2013 launched Food Security scheme in the State aimed at benefiting around 4.64 crore people.

Foundation of HPCL Rajasthan Refinery and Petrochemicals Complex laid in Barmer

Published on: 23-SEP-2013
Important for Exam: 66 people agreed

The foundation stone of the HPCL Rajasthan Refinery and Petrochemicals Complex was laid in Barmer district of Rajasthan

Jaipur Metro Trial Run Flagged Off by Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Published on: 19-SEP-2013
Important for Exam: 37 people agreed

The trial run of Jaipur Metro train was flagged off by Rajasthan’s Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on 18 September 2013.

Sis Ram Ola Inaugurated ESIC Model Hospital at Jaipur for Workers’ Welfare

Published on: 17-SEP-2013
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

Sis Ram Ola, Union Minister of Labour and Employment, Government of India, inaugurated the state-of-the-art ESIC Model Hospital at Jaipur.

Rajasthan Government Laid Foundation Stone for World's Largest Solar Park

Published on: 23-AUG-2013
Important for Exam: 141 people agreed

State Government of Rajasthan laid the foundation stone for world's biggest solar park at Bhadla of Jodhpur District of Rajasthan on 21 August 2013

First Textile Park inaugurated at Bagru near Jaipur by Dr. KS Rao

Published on: 25-JUL-2013
Important for Exam: 59 people agreed

First Textile Park dedicated to hand block printing and craft inaugurated at Bagru near Jaipur. Dr. KS Rao inaugrated the park.

Rajasthan launched a Scheme for Energy Conservation

Published on: 28-JUN-2013
Important for Exam: 136 people agreed

Rajasthan on 27 June 2013 launched a unique scheme called Mukhyamantri Bijli Bachat Lamp Yojna for energy conservation.


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