The 16th Federation Cup Junior National athletics championship has begun in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Over 800 athletes from 32 states across the country will take part in this tournament.
The meet will serve as the selections trials for the 18th Asian Junior Athletic Meet to be held at Gifu, Japan, in June. The three-day event will see 440 boys and 352 girls in the age group of 16 to 20 years take part in 44 events.
Source- DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
- Tamil Nadu CM- Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Governor- Banwari Lal Purohit.
- Tamil Nadu is the 2nd largest state economy in the country.
- Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park is located in Tamil Nadu.