Indian Navy’s Women Pilots Are Ready For Dornier Aircraft Missions.

Achievers News Bureau:- Indian Navy got its first batch of women pilots for Maritime Reconnaissance (MR) missions on Dornier aircraft. The pilots completed Dornier Operational Flying Training (DOFT) on October 20 at INS Garuda in Kerala’s Kochi. They were operationalised by the Southern Naval Command (SNC) and have been identified as Lieutenant Shubhangi Swaroop, Lt Divya Sharma and Lt Shivangi. The three women pilots were part of six pilots who underwent the 27th Dornier Operational Flying Training (DOFT) course. Upon completion of the course, they graduated as fully operational MR…

Massive fire breaks out at City Centre mall of Mumbai.

Achievers News Bureau:- A major fire broke out at the City Centre mall in south Mumbai on Thursday (October 22) night. According to a fire brigade official, the blaze at the mall erupted at around 8:53 pm on Thursday even when almost 200-300 people were present inside the premises. At least 20 fire engines and seven jetties were engaged in the operation to douse the flames on the ground plus four-storey mall, the official said. According to reports, a fireman received burn injuries during the operation and was immediately rushed…

Odisha Govt Donation Rs 5 Cr For Hyderabad Floods

Achievers News- Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday announced to contribute Rs 5 crore for relief efforts in flood-hit Hyderabadand parts of Telangana.“Hon CM Sri Naveen Patnaik announced a contribution of Rs 5 crore towards relief efforts post floods inHyderabad/parts of Telangana as a gesture from people of Odisha,” tweeted chief secretary Asit Tripathy.About 70 people died dueto heavy rains and flash floods in Hyderabad and other parts of Telangana.In a preliminary estimate, the government pegged thelosses at over Rs 5,000 crore caused due to rains and floods.

Hyderabad Army Relief Teams On Standby

Achievers News- Indian Army flood relief teams have once again been put on standby in Hyderabad and Secunderabad for anticipated rescueoperations of people due to heavy rains forecast for the next few days.The Indian Army said on Tuesday that the teams werekept on standby on request of the state government.Nine flood relief teams with boats are on standby to be launchedimmediately on requirement. Additional teams and boats will be sent as per the situation, a defence release said.

Reliance Jio Details 5G Plans at Qualcomm Event

Achievers News- Reliance Jio has detailed its 5G plans which will be supported by Qualcomm, the company’s president revealed whilespeaking at the Qualcomm 5G Summit. Jio, which started its public rollout in 2016 as the first 4G-only network in India,offering voice and data over the same LTE connection, has now moved into 5G, and it’s expected to launch a value-for-money5G smartphone that could help bring about Mukesh Ambani’s goal of a 2G-mukt-Bharat (2G free India). The telco, whichcatapulted itself into being one of India’s top telecom companies offering liberal free…

India Brahmos Missile Fires Form Navy Ship Test Successfully

Achievers News- New Delhi:  India successfully test fires Brahmos supersonic cruise missile from Indian Navy’s stealth destroyer on Sunday. “Brahmos, the supersonic cruise missile was successfully test fired today on 18th October 2020 from Indian Navy’s indigenously-built stealth destroyer INS Chennai, hitting a target in the Arabian Sea,” the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said in a statement. The missile hit the target successfully with pin-point accuracy after performing high-level and extremely complex manoeuvres. Brahmos as ‘prime strike weapon’ will ensure the warship’s invincibility by engaging naval surface targets at…

Alumni Of The Year Award Riddi Viswanathan Awarded

Achievers News- UK Based Indian student leader Riddi Viswanathan, who is a graduate from the University of Manchester, has been awarded GlobalInternational Education Award 2020 for her contributions towards diverse student communities, particularly for her vital rolein the campaign and addressing hate crime in UK Universities.Riddi has held leadership positions in the UK as the former diversityofficer and the First full-time International Students’ Officer at the University of Manchester Students’ Union. She has also beenelected as the Overseas Representative 2019-20 for the National Union of Students (NUS) UK, where she…

Commemorate 75th Year Of FAO PM Modi Releases Rs 75 Coin

Achievers News- Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a commemorative coin of Rs 75 denomination on the occasion of the 75th anniversaryof United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).Modi also released 17 new bio-fortified crop varieties via awebcast and reiterated the Centre’s commitment towards procurement of agricultural crops at minimum support price [MSP].

Pak Officer’s Restores Damaged Grave Of Decorated Indian Army In J&K

Achievers News- The Indian Army on Thursday said it has restored the damaged grave of a decorated Pakistani officer in Naugam sector of Jammuand Kashmir.Srinagar-based Chinar Corps tweeted a photograph of the epitaph on grave which read, ”In memory of Major MohdShabir Khan, Sitar-e-Jurrat Shahid 05 May 1972, 1630 H, killed in counter attack by 9 Sikh”.”In keeping with the traditions& ethos of the #IndianArmy, #ChinarCorps resuscitated a damaged grave of Major Mohd Shabir Khan, Sitara-e-Jurrat, Pakistan Army,who was Killed in Action (KIA) at a forward location along LC in…

Heavy Rains Leaves City Flooded 12 Dead In Hyderabad

Achievers News- Record rainfall has resulted in 12 people dying in Telengana.Visuals of people being swept away by rampagingfloodwaters in Hyderabad’s Falaknuma area and boulders crashing over two houses are doing the rounds.NDRF and SDRFteams have been deployed to help evacuate people from low-lying areas like Toli Chowki’s Nadeem colony.In 24 hours,Hyderabad received 191.8 mm of rain, its highest October rainfall since 1903. IMD has predicted more heavy rains forthe city and the state.