#Ram Nath Kovind

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Saint Ravidas' birth anniversary is also known as Ravidas Jayanti. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ Narendra Modi)

  • "Greetings to all citizens on the auspicious occasion of Shri Guru Ravidas Jayanti," President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted
  • Prime Minister Modi said the teachings of Ravidas will inspire the people of India for ages
  • Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu also paid tributes to the saint

.Puducherry, India
President Ram Nath Kovind. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Union Home Ministry notified on Thursday that President's Rule was imposed in Puducherry
  • This came days after the Congress-led government in the UT resigned
  • Former CM V Narayanasamy couldn't prove his government's majority in the Assembly

.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
President Ram Nath Kovind and Union Home Minister Amit Shah during the 'Bhumi Pujan' of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Sports Enclave at Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Along with Amit Shah, Ram Nath Kovind and other dignitaries were also invited to the inaugration
  • Amit Shah was talking about great Indian cricketers who have brought honour to the country
  • He was shared the centre's plan to open 20 stadiums to promote sports

Narendra Modi cricket stadium is located at Motera in Ahmedabad. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday inaugurated the world's largest cricket stadium
  • The stadium is named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi
  • Union Minister Amit Shah announced that a sports complex will also be built in Naranpura

.Motera, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
View of worlds largest cricket stadium, the Motera Stadium, ahead of its inauguration on Wednesday. (PTI Photo)

  • The Motera stadium will be inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday
  • It will for host an international match for the first time since its reconstruction
  • The old Motera stadium was demolished in 2016 and had a seating capacity of 54,000

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
PM Narendra Modi delivered his reply to the President's address in Rajya Sabha on Monday. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • We must make a new resolve that where do we want to take India at 100 years of freedom: PM Modi
  • He said, "We're knocking at the doors of 75 years of independence"
  • On Monday, PM Modi replied  to the motion of thanks in the Rajya Sabha 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Similar to last time, Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha would meet every five hours in shifts. (Screengrab: Youtube/Rajya Sabha TV)

  • The Budget session of Parliament began on January 29, 2021
  • Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Economic Survey
  • The current fiscal year would see the GDP contract by 7.7% as estimated by the Economic Survey


.New Delhi, Delhi, India
President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday launched the first round of the Pulse Polio Programme for 2021. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • National Immunisation Day is being observed on Sunday
  • 17 crore children, under the age of five years, will be given the polio drops as part of the drive
  • India achieved the status of a polio-free country in 2011

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
January 30 every year is observed as the Martyr’s Day or Shaheed Diwas in India to mark the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted to follow Mahatma Gandhi's ideals of peace, non-violence, simplicity
  • Vice-President Naidu wrote "Ahimsa is the highest duty"
  • Matama Gandhi was assassinated by Nathuram Godse on January 30 in 1948

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
President Ram Nath Kovind said the farm laws had 'immediately benefited' 10 crore small farmers. (Photo Credit: PTI Photo)

  • The farm laws were passed after extensive deliberations, President Kovind said
  • He added that the violent protests were very unfortunate
  • Farmers have been protesting for the past two months against the new farm laws