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12 -February -2021

  1. 6th Edition of ‘India Pharma & India Medical Device 2021’.Scheduled on: 25-26 February & 1-2 March 2021.
  1. ‘Abhyudaya’ – Free coaching facility programme,by the Uttar Pradesh government, to assist students preparing for competitive exams like NEET, IIT JEE, NDA, CDS & UPSC examinations.
  1. The Ministry of Jal Shakti(MoJS) has launched a new version of the India Water Resources Information System (IndiaWRIS) with new functions and features. It is open to the public, and accessible through the web portal 
  1. Ministry of Home Affairs implements a scheme namely ‘Cyber Crime Prevention against Women and Children (CCPWC)’ funded under Nirbhaya Fund, under which an online Cyber Crime reporting portal, ( ) has been launched, to enable public to report complaints pertaining to rape/ gang rape imageries or sexually explicit content, Child Pornography/ Child Sexual Abuse Material
  1. SAKSHAM (Shramik Shakti Manch)- a dynamic job portal for mapping the skills of Shramiks vis-à-vis requirements of MSMEs to directly connect Shramiks with MSMEs  is launched by Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC) .  .The portal with the demand and supply data uses algorithm and Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools, for geo spatial information on demand and availability of Shramiks, and also provide analysis on skill training programmes of Shramiks.
  1. Women & Child Development Ministry in association with MyGov launches online campaign to celebrate Women in science..Visit & applaud our future super stars by sharing the personalized card with #WomenInScience on Social Media.
  2. The official website and online registration for the India Toy Fair was launched today. The Toy Fair can be visited virtually from 27th February to 2nd March 2021 by registering at 
  1. Ministry of Labour & Employment has launched “National Pension Scheme for Traders, Shopkeepers and Self-Employed Persons” on 12.09.2019. It is a voluntary and contributory pension scheme. Enrolment to the scheme is done through the Common Service Centres with its network of 3.50 lakh Centres across the country. In addition, eligible persons can also self-enroll through visiting the portal  ‘maandhan’ Online Portal The traders in the age group of 18-40 years with an annual turn over not exceeding Rs. 1.5 crore and are not member of EPFO/ESIC/MPS/PM-SYM or an income tax payer, can join the scheme. Under the scheme, 50% monthly contribution is payable by the beneficiary and equal matching contribution is paid by the Central Government. Subscribers, after attaining the age of 60 years, are eligible for a monthly minimum assured pension of Rs. 3,000/-. Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India acts as a fund manager and record keeping agency. The LIC is also responsible for managing the pension fund and pension payout. As on 31.01.2021, over 43000 enrolments have taken place under this scheme.
  1. Websites for Scholarships and Internships: 1) The National Scholarship Portal/Website: ; 2) ; 3) ;4) 5)
  1. Websites that gives information about International Internships: 1); 2) ; 3) ;4) ; 5) ; 6) ;7) ;8) ; 9) ; 10) 11) 
  1. Portals/Websites for Jobs: 1) National Career Service –; 2) Employment News – ; 3) The Digital Employment Exchange of Telangana:; 4) ; 5) 
  1. Some important E-Learning modules: 1)  ; 2)  ;3)  ;4)  ;5)  ; 6)  ; 7)  ; 8)  ; 9) ; 10) ; 11) ;12)  
  1. Types of Financial &/or Online Frauds: a) Phishing; b) Vishing; c) Sim Swap Scam ; d) Ransomware; e) Cyber Squatting; f) Spamming; g) Pharming; Contact /Complaint about these frauds at  
  1. The Balaji Institute of Surgery, Research, and Rehabilitation for the Disabled (BIRRD Hospital ) provide medical treatment/facilities FREE OF COST to the Disabled Patients suffering from Polio Myelitis, Cerebral Palasy, Congenital Anomalies, Spinal/Backbone Injuries, and the Orthopaedically Handicapped, particularly the poor, irrespective of religion, caste or creed. Contact/Phone Number : 0877 2264619
  1. Sri Sathya Sai Sanjeevani Hospitals for Child Heart Care : All services are provided totally Free of Cost .Chhattisgarh: +91 77129 70325 ; Haryana : +91 12752 98130 ; +91 12752 98140 ; Maharashtra: +91-22-2087 0211 . Website: ;                                                                               HelpDesk:To consult Doctor: 
  1. Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences provides the best of the best, High-Quality Medical and Surgical care to the poorest of the poor patient, FREE of Cost, without any discrimination based on caste, creed or nationality.Whitefield,Bangalore: +91-80-4710-4600 ( ) ; +91 82 96 004 600. Prasanthigram,Anantapur : + 91 08 555 287388, Extn 1824 .(  ) 
  1. FREE Tele-consultations for patients by Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences Whitefield,Bangalore: Patients can take an appointment by calling the Help Desk number +91-80-4710-4600 between  10 AM to 4 PM on weekdays.
  1. Sri Satya Sai General Hospital,Prasanthi Nilayam (+91 8555 287256/289409),  Ananthapur (  ) & Whitefield(+91 80 28004600),Karnataka provides FREE Medical Care to all .
  1. The Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning offers FREE  EDUCATION TO ALL students at all levels. This includes a waiver of all fees, like tuition fees, examination fees, laboratory fees, library fees, sports fees, medical fees, etc. Students need to clear the entrance exam conducted by the Institute.Prasanthi Nilayam Campus : +91 8555 287235 ; Anantapur Campus : +91 8554 272567 ; Brindavan Campus : +91 80 2845 2329 ; Muddenahalli Campus : +91 96637 65789 ; 
  1. The Sri Satya Sai School (Primary & Higher Secondary) provides completely FREE of Charge Education. The school does not collect any fees whatsoever from the students. There are no tuition fees, no examination fees, no sports fees.(Primary School : 08555 – 287237 ; Higher Secondary School :  08555 – 289289) ; 

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