8 August 2015 Current Affairs

Mysore tops in Swachh Bharat rankings

Mysore in Karnataka has topped the Swachh Bharat rankings of 476 cities in the country based on the extent of open defecation and solid waste management practices.Mysore leads the pack with minimal open defecation and extensive adoption of solid waste management practices, followed by Tiruchi (Tamil Nadu), Navi Mumbai, Kochi (Kerala), Hassan, Mandya and Bengaluru from Karnataka, Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Halisahar (West Bengal) and Gangtok (Sikkim) in that order.Among the top 100 cities, 39 cities were from the South, 27 from the East, 15 from the West, 12 from the North and 7 from the North-Eastern States

Ram Kovind, Acharya Vrat appointed as Governors of Bihar, Himachal Pradesh

On 8 August 2015 senior BJP leader Ram Nath Kovind and Acharya Dev Vrat were appointed as Governors of poll-bound Bihar and Himachal Pradesh respectively. 69-year-old Kovind, who had been a two-time Rajya Sabha member between 1994 and 2006.West Bengal Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi was holding additional charge of Bihar.Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh was holding the additional charge of Himachal Pradesh.The appointments will take effect from the dates the incumbents assume charge of their respective offices.

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