Lok Sabha Current Affairs, GK & News

Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill 2022

The Lok Sabha has passed the Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill so that three municipal corporations of Delhi (MCD) can be merged into a single entity. Overview: This bill has been passed by a voice vote and various amendments that were moved by the Opposition members have been rejected. The Union Cabinet had approved this ..

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MEA Paper on Democracy

To counter the nation’s democracy ranking from being downgraded, the Ministry of External Affairs created presentations on democracy and sent them to the Lok Sabha Secretariat so that they can be distributed among the Heads of Mission in foreign countries. Overview: In March 2021, the Swedish-based V-Dem Institute and the US-based Freedom House had downgraded ..

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Digital Sansad App

The Lok Sabha secretariat launched a new app titled “Digital Sansad” on January 27, 2022. About Digital Sansad App The digital sandad app was launched to make it easier for people to follow proceedings in Parliament and their lawmakers. The app is available in both android and IOS platform. It carries all the major content ..

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New Districts of Andhra Pradesh

The Jagan Mohan Reddy Government of Andhra Pradesh recently created 13 new districts. The districts were created based on Parliamentary constituencies. With this the total number of districts in Andhra Pradesh has increased to 26. About the new districts The Araku Lok Sabha constituency in Visakhapatnam was divided into two districts. The 26 districts are ..

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780 New Air Traffic Routes Approved under UDAN

The Government of India announced that it has approved 780 new air traffic routes under the UDAN regional air connectivity scheme. Key Points Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia informed the Lok Sabha that after the launch of the scheme, 359 routes has been opened in the country. 59 new airports have been established under the ..

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Lok Sabha passes Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Bill 2021

On 28th July, 2021, Lok Sabha has passed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Bill 2021. This Bill replaces the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance 2021 which was implemented on 4th April, 2021. Key Points Insolvency is a situation where a company or an individual are unable to pay their debt. The government has ..

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