Aatmanirbhar Bharat Current Affairs, GK & News
On June 6, 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a special series of coins. These coins have also been made visually impaired friendly. Key facts The coins of Re 1, Rs 2, 5, 10 and 20 denominations were launched. These coins will have the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) design. Coins are not commemorative coins but ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2022
An auction of 122 Coal and Lignite Mines including 18 New Mines has been launched by the Ministry of Coal. Overview: As of now, 42 coal mines have already been auctioned by the ministry. The auctioning off of the mines will ensure the energy security of the country and will also be providing employment opportunities ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Defence Acquisition Procedure (DAP) 2020 promotes self-reliance in defence manufacturing in the spirit of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan’. Background of DAP 2020 In 2002, Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) was initiated to streamline the procurement of military hardware for the Armed Forces in a systematic manner. DPP was reformed in 2016 (DPP-16), which emphasizes indigenously designed, developed, ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
On January 17, 2022, Ministry of textiles cleared 20 strategic research projects, worth Rs 30 crores, in the areas of specialty fibres and geotextiles. Key Points These projects fall under government’s flagship programme ‘National Technical Textiles Mission.’ Out of 20 Research projects, 16 projects of specialty fibres were cleared. It includes: 5 projects in healthcare ..
Indian Navy formally commissioned INS Visakhapatnam at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai. Key Points On the occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi noted that India’s efforts towards defence modernisation is on full swing and it is a proud day to become Atma Nirbhar in defence sector. About INS Visakhapatnam According to Defence Ministry, INS Visakhapatnam is ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs