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UP's 1st National Data Centre inaugurated in Lucknow today; know the key features here!

The first synchronous census in India was held in 1881 and since then, the data gets revised with new census operations conducted every decade. Delayed due to the pandemic, census operations are likely to begin in 2021 after the Centre's nod. In a bid to facilitate better data management of census operations, a 'National Data Center- Disaster Recovery Site' is being inaugurated at UP's Census Directorate in Lucknow today.

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Lucknow observes hottest February in 15 years; mercury levels expected to break all-time record!

With the early departure of winters, Lucknow has already shaken hands with its hard tryst with the summer season, given the changing climatic conditions. As per reports, the city has witnessed the warmest February in a period of 15 years, with mercury levels hovering over 33.4° celsius. Reportedly, the temperature, which has registered daily increments for the past 20 days, is anticipated to surpass an all-time record of 35.9° celsius for the month, observed on February 25, 2006.

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Lucknow's new AC Fruit Market to take 'Safeda' & 'Dashehri' mangoes to international levels!

The Uttar Pradesh state government has been attempting to boost the market of horticultural products for a long time. In the latest string of developments, the state's first air-conditioned mango and fruit market has been set up in Malihabad town of the capital district, Lucknow. Expected to be inaugurated by the end of the next month, this new establishment shall propel the business of fruits and locally produced mangoes.

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Women in rural UP to get house ownership under Phase II of Mission Shakti, ahead of Women's Day

Several provisions, such as house ownership and awareness drives to improve communication, will be kick-started under phase two of UP's Mission Shakti scheme. Further, in a bid to empower women, Mission Shakti has been extended till next year. The recent announcements suggest that the government is focusing on enabling the independence of women.

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La Martiniere Boys School in Lucknow shut down for 2 days as 6 new COVID cases emerge in campus

Despite a marked deceleration in the COVID tallies of Uttar Pradesh, spurts of cases have been noticed in the recent past. Recently, Prayagraj witnessed the shutting down of some of its schools after new cases of coronavirus were detected and now, the renowned La Martiniere Boys School in Lucknow has shuttered down its gates. The decision to close the school for 2 days was announced after 6 workers employed in the school campus were diagnosed with the COVID virus.

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