Govardhan Eco Village, set up by the ISKCON in adjoining Thane district, has won a Smart Village award for being a sustainable project in rural Maharashtra.
The village at Wada taluka is located 108km north of Mumbai at the foothills of the Sahyadri mountains. The award, “Smart Village,” has been instituted by the India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO).
Important Takeaways from above News for BOB PO Exam-
- ITPO is the premier trade promotion agency of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry of India.
- ISKCON full form is International Society for Krishna Consciousness.
Source- The Hindu
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