MALUKA IAS
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Date: 23rd October
Ganga Sagar Mela
  • It takes place at the Sagar Island every year during Makar Sankranti.
  • The Sagar Island to take a dip at the place where the Ganga meets the Bay of Bengal.
Justice Amrita Ray Committee
  • A committee on prisoners reform formulated by Supreme Court
Committee on Women prisoners
  • Justice A. N. Mulla Committee and Justice Krishna Iyer Committee.
Migingo Island
  • Migingo Island rises out of the waters of Lake Victoria like an iron-plated turtle, source of tension between Uganda and Kenya.
Headless Chicken monster
  • Actually a sea cucumber that helps to filter organic matter on the sea floor, has been caught on the film only once before, last year in the Gulf of Mexico has been spotted near Australia.
  • Floored by its unusual physique, scientists called it the headless chicken monster.
  • It is also known as swimming sea cucumber and scientific name – Enypniastes eximia.