India’s First Underwater Metro

India’s First Underwater Metro Context: The inaugural trial run of India’s maiden underwater metro took place beneath the Hooghly River in Kolkata. Relevance: GS-03 (Infrastructure) India’s First Underwater Metro: This groundbreaking project is a crucial component of Kolkata Metro’s East-West Corridor. It traverses beneath the […]

Maharashtra’s latest Maratha quota law

Maharashtra’s latest Maratha quota law Context: The Maharashtra Assembly passed a Bill granting 10% reservation to the Maratha community in education and government jobs. The legislation is distinct from existing OBC quotas and aims to provide additional benefits to non-Kunbi Marathas. The Bill is based […]