India Thursday entered the golden jubilee of the launch of its first rocket from the sylvan settings of the coastal hamlet of Thumba near here, marking the decisive step of the country`s space odyssey which has witnessed landmarks like Chandrayaan and Mars mission.
Gujarat government will give a
special grant of Rs 202 crore to over 39,000 villages for
undertaking various developmental works as part of the golden
jubilee celebrations of the state beginning May 1.