? The Government of India and the Government of Maharashtra has signed a USD 210 million loan agreement with the World Bank for Maharashtra Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project.
? Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) of India, Sunil Arora has replaced KM Nurul Huda as the Chairman of Forum of the Election Management Bodies of South Asia (FEMBoSA) for the year 2020. KM Nurul Huda is the present Chief Election Commissioner of Bangladesh.
? 25th of January is celebrated every year in India as National Voters’ Day.
? The theme for the 10th edition of National Voters’ Day celebrated by India is ‘Electoral Literacy for Stronger Democracy’.
? The International Summit on Women in STEM “Visualizing the Future: New Skylines” was held at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
? Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) of India, Sunil Arora has taken the charge as the Chairman of Forum of the Election Management Bodies of South Asia (FEMBoSA) for the year 2020.
? The Election Commission of India has received the approval from the Union Cabinet to sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Papua New Guinea Electoral Commission and Independent High Authority for Elections of Tunisia.
? The Union Cabinet has approved the agreements in the field of mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters, cooperation in the field of early childhood care, oil and natural gas, and Geology and Mineral Resources between India and Brazil.