Important Facts for Prelims (July 9th, 2018)
- 09 Jul 2018
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- The States that share their borders with Myanmar are Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, and Mizoram.
Free Movement Regime (FMR)
- The Free Movement Regime is a unique travel arrangement between India and Myanmar.
- FMR permits the tribes residing along the border to travel 16-km across the boundary without visa restrictions.
- The FMR helps tribes across the border to maintain their age-old ties.
- Ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar won the women’s vault gold medal and claimed the fourth place in balance beam in the Mersin World Challenge Cup held in Turkey.
NOTE: Vault is one of two events in artistic gymnastics that both men and women perform, the other being floor exercise.