Latest India's First

Latest India’s First

India’s First Defence Industrial Park   The Indian government on February 1, 2016 has approved setting up of India’s first Defence Industrial Park at Ottappalam in Palakkad district of Kerala. The ? 231 crore park will be established with the help of Central and State governments.
India’s First Early Earthquake Warning and Security System : Successfully installed in Uttarakhand, Dehradun in the first week of July 2015.
India’s First Dolphin Community Reserve : Set up in the Hooghly river between Malda and Sundarbans in West Bengal.
India’s First Wi-Fi-Enabled Metro City ; Kolkata, West Bengal’s capital city, has become India’s first fully Wi-Fi- enabled metro city. Reliance JIO is reportedly providing the services.
First Government Owned Woman Milk Bank Rajasthan Government on March 31, 2015 opened women milk bank Jeevan Dhara in Jaipur. The State Government launched the bank in collaboration with Norwegian government and JK Lon Hospital.
India’s First International Financial Services Centre (IFSC)   India’s first International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) became operational on April 11, 2015 at the Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City) in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.With the launch of the country’s first IFSC banking unit (IBU) set up by YES Bank.
India’s First 3D Printed Humanoid Robot   Manav is India’s first 3D printed humanoid robot which was developed in the laboratory of A-SET Training and Research Institutes by Diwakar Vaish (head Robotics and Research, A-SET Training and Research Institutes) was debuted for the first time in the IIT-Bombay Techfest 2015.
First Woman Bus Driver : Vankadarath Saritha was in news as on April 17, 2015. She became the first woman bus driver of the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC).
India’s First Solar-Powered Court   Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2, 2015 inaugurated India’s first solar-powered court in Jharkhand’s Khunti district.
India’s First Solar-Powered Village * Pandri, a village in the Purulia district of West Bengal has been installed with first solar-powered electricity and also has become the first in the country to evolve as a decentralized solar power village.
World’s First Solar-Powered Airport   The southern Indian city of Kochi is now the proud home of the world’s first solar-powered airport. On August 18, 2015 the Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL)—India’s fourth largest international airport in terms of passenger traffic—commissioned a 12 mega watt (MW) solar power project.
India’s First Solar Powered City Port In a step towards reducing carbon footprint and ensure energy conser­vation, the Visakhapatnam Port will be setting up a 10-MW solar power plant here to become the first solar powered port in India.
India’s First Transgender Principal : Manabi Bandopadhyay on May 26, 2015 became the first transgender principal of Krishnagar Women’s College in Nadia district, West Bengal.
First State to Submit Annual Action Plan under AMRUT   Rajasthan on September 11,2015 became the first Indian state to submit State Annual Action Plan under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT).
First Indian State to Start Olive Refinery Rajasthan became the first state of India to start olive refinery. The refinery established at an expense of 3-75 crore rupees in Lunkaransar area of Bikaner was inaugurated by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.
India’s First Tourism University : The Ministry of Tourism (MoT), Government of India is processing the proposal of setting up a National Tourism University in Noida.