Gujarat: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Gujarat’s PPP project in Leopard rescue and rehabilitation
Published: November 30, 2020
The Gujarat forest department has transferred 12 leopards to a private rescue and Rehabilitation centre in Jamnagar. These leopards were captured from the wild after they encountered conflicts with humans. The project is first of its kind in the state. Project is implemented under public private partnership between the Reliance Industries Limited and the state ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
What is the unique Martime Cluster coming up in GIFT city of Gujarat?
Published: November 13, 2020
While launching Ro-Pax terminal at Hazira and flagging-off Ro-Pax ferry service between Hazira and Ghogha on November 8, 2020, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Gujarat maritime cluster ports, a dedicated system to address Ports to sea-based logistics, will be built in GIFT city. Maritime Cluster Project While the concept of maritime clusters is new ..
Kisan Suryoday Yojana: Key Facts
Published: October 24, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to launch Kisan Suryoday Yojana in Gujarat. The scheme aims to provide day time power supply for irrigation. Highlights Under the scheme, the farmers are to be availed with power supply between 5 AM and 9 PM. In order to implement the scheme, the State Government of Gujarat has allocated ..
Gujarat Disturbed Area Act (Amendment) bill, 2020: Key Facts
Published: October 13, 2020
On October 12, 2020, the president Ramnath kovind assented the Gujarat Distributed Area act (Amendment) Bill 2019. The amendment will prohibit transfer of assets that is the immovable property in disturbed areas. Also, it will protect the tenants from vacating the property. Gujarat prohibition of transfer of immovable property and provision for protection of tenants ..
“Digital Seva Setu Programme” launched by Gujarat Government for rural areas
Published: October 6, 2020
On October 6, 2020, the Gujarat State Government launched “Digital Seva Setu Programme” for rural areas. The programme was launched under the Bharat Net Project of the Centre. Highlights The programme connects village panchayats and will provide twenty types of pro-people services. This includes providing ration cards at door steps. It is a digital form ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs