Do You Know?

1.The name Akashvani to radio station was conceived by

Na. Kasturi. The Akashvani Mysore was the first radio station

to be established in the city of Mysore in the year 1936.

2. Vidurashwatha  is known as the”Jallianwala Bagh of the

South India.” It is  a small village located in the Gauribidanur

taluk of Chikkaballapur district in the State of Karnataka, India.

On April 25,1938, as a part of the freedom struggle of India,

a group of  villagers had congregated at Vidurashwatha, to

organize a Satyagraha . Similar to what happened at

Jallianwala Bagh, police fired indiscriminately at the group,

resulting in the death of around 35 people.

3.The Money Order system in India was introduced in the

year 1880.Pin Code System was introduced in India on 15,

August 1972. The first post office in India was established

by British East India Company in Bombay in 1764.

4.Madras State was officially renamed to Tamilnadu

in 1969. The city of Madras came to be known as Chennai

on July 17,1996.

5.Christian Neethling Barnard was a South African cardiac

surgeon who performed the world’s first human to human

heart transplant on 3 December 1967 at Groote Schuur Hospital

in Cape Town, South Africa.



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