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The Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently chaired the 33rd PRGATI interaction. During the meeting, projects worth of Rs 1.41 lakh crores were reviewed. These projects were taken up by DPIIT, Ministry of Railways, Power Minister and Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways. What is PRAGATI? PRAGATI is Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation. It aims to ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Chief secretary • Digital data management • Grievance redressal • grievance redressal process • National Informatics Centre (NIC) • PM Modi • PRAGATI • PRAGATI platform • PRAGATI portal • prime minister office
1987 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) batch officer Vini Mahajan became the Chief Secretary of Punjab on 26th June 2020. With this, she became the First Woman to hold the position of Chief Secretary in Punjab. She replaced Karan Avtar Singh who took over as Special Chief Secretary for Governance Reforms. Vini Mahajan is also the ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), India on Friday, 3rd January 2020 has issued a notice to the Chief Secretary of the Government of Rajasthan over media reports about the death of above 100 children in the month of December 2019 at Kota districts government-run hospital. Under the notice, the commission has asked the Chief ..
Dilip Kumar, Senior IAS officer has been appointed as the Officer on Special Duty (OSD) in the office of Lokpal. Kumar is a 1995-batch IAS officer of Punjab cadre. He is currently the joint secretary in National Human Rights Commission. He has been appointed for a period of six months on additional charge basis or ..
Topics: Chief secretary • Civil Services of India • Dilip Kumar • Government of India • Indian Administrative Service • Joint secretary to the Government of India • Lokpal • Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions • Pradeep Kumar
Shaktikanta Das, a retired 1980 batch IAS officer of Tamil Nadu cadre, has been appointed as the 25th Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for a period of 3 years. He succeeded the post after the sudden resignation of Urjit Patel as the RBI Governor on December 10, 2018. Prior to this appointment, ..
Topics: Chief secretary • Civil Services of India • Fifteenth Finance Commission • Government of India • Indian Administrative Service • Pradeep Kumar Sinha • Reserve Bank of India • Shaktikanta Das • Urjit Patel
Anindo Majumdar, a 1985-batch IAS officer Arunachal Pradesh, Goa and Mizoram Union Territories or AGMUT cadre, has been appointed as the new Secretary of Central Vigilance Commission (CVC). Prior to this post, he was financial Commissioner of Delhi. Before coming to Delhi, he was the Chief Secretary of Andaman and Nicobar (A&N) Islands. The CVC ..