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October 21 Current Affairs
National Solidarity day observed on October 20
- National Solidarity day was observed in India.
- On October 20, 1962, China started the attacks on India and the Sino-Indian War started.
- National Solidarity Day is an annual reminder of fundamental unity. This day honours our Armed Forces who guard our extensive borders.
China has developed world’s largest amphibious plane “Kunlong”
- China’s has indigenously designed and built world’s largest amphibious aircraft AG600 aka “Kunlong”.
- It was developed by the state-owned aircraft firm Aviation Industry Corporation of China.
- It is powered by four domestically-built turboprop engines and has a range of 12 hours and can have a high speed of 145 kilometres.
- It will be mainly used for maritime rescue, fighting forest fires and marine monitoring.
Maeen Abdulmalik has been elected as new Prime Minister of Yemen
- Maeen Abdulmalik has been sworn in as the new Prime Minister of Yemen.
- He will succeed predecessor Ahmed Obeid bin Daghr.
Related Points Yemen
- Capital – Sana’a
- Currency – Yemeni rial
Minal Patel Davis has been conferred with Presidential Medal for Combating Human Trafficking
- Indian-American woman Minal Patel Davis, has presented the “Presidential Medal for Combating Human Trafficking’ in the White House, USA.
- The award recognized her extraordinary contribution towards combatting human trafficking in Houston.
- Currently, she is serving as he Special Advisor on Human Trafficking to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner.
Ustad Chand Khan Lifetime Achievement Award conferred upon Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
- Grammy-winning Hindustani classical music instrumentalist Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt has been presented the annual Ustad Chand Khan Lifetime Achievement Award.
- The award has been presented by Sursagar Society of Dilli Gharana.
- He is known for his Grammy award winning album “A Meeting by the River” with Ry Cooder.
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge: World’s Longest Sea Bridge between China-Hong Kong to has constructed
- The world’s longest sea bridge Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge between China-Hong Kong has been constructed.
- The 55 kilometers long bridge is situated in the Lingdingyang waters of the Pearl River Estuary.
- It will reduce travel time between Hong Kong and Zhuhai, in China, from 3 hours to 30 minutes.
- It will also integrate the cities in the Pearl River Delta.
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