1. Uttar Pradesh wins best state tableau of Republic Day parade 2022:
- Among 12 states Uttar Pradesh wins best state tableau of Republic Day parade 2022
- The theme of the tableau of Uttar Pradesh was ‘One District One Product and Kashi Vishwanath Dham’.
- The second place went to Karnataka for its tableau based on ‘cradle of traditional handicrafts’
- While the third position went to Meghalaya for its tableau based on ‘Meghalaya’s 50 years of Statehood and its tribute to women-led cooperative societies & SHGs’
2. FEB-05: Kashmir Solidarity Day:
- Kashmir Solidarity Day will be observed on February 5 throughout the country and in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) to express solidarity with the people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK)
1. Chairman of UGC:
- Jahawarlal Nehru University Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar named as new Chairman of University Grant commission.
- Previous Chairman: Prof D P Singh resigned upon attaining 65 years of age.
Did you Know
- University Grants Commission Founded : 1956
- Headquarters: New Delhi
- The Government of India has appointed Sonali Singh to hold the additional charge of the Controller General of Accounts (CGA).
- Previous chairman: Dipak Dash, who superannuated on January 31, 2022.
3. INDIGO Airline:
- The low-cost Indian airline, IndiGo has appointed its co-founder and promoter Rahul Bhatia as the Managing Director (MD).
- IndiGo Founded: 2005
- IndiGo Headquarters: Gurugram.
1. Golden Boy Neeraj Chopra:
- A short biography of Indian athlete Neeraj Chopra has titled ‘Golden Boy Neeraj Chopra’ authored by sports author Navdeep Singh Gill has been released
- Neeraj Chopra won a Gold medal in Javelin Throw at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
1. National crown:
- Jegan kumar wins his 10th National crown
- Friday’s third spot in the final round of motorcycling seals title with a race to spare
Per Day One Info
- Poolithevar was the first polycars in India to oppose the British
- Velunacharya was the first woman to oppose the British in India
- Also known as
- The first woman to carry out a suicide attack was Quili