How much amount of loan agreement was signed by India and World Bank to eliminate TB?
The World Bank and the Government of India signed a loan agreement of $400 Million for the Program Towards Elimination of Tuberculosis(TB) to kill half a million people in India every year. The program will cover nine States of India. The Loan Agreement signed by Mr. Sameer Kumar Khare, Additional Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance.
Which day has been observed as Statistics Day?
Statistics Day is observed on June 29th.Its main aim is to popularize the use of Statistics in everyday life. They plan to sensitize the public where Statistics subject helps in shaping and framing policies. The theme of 2019 Statistics Day is Sustainable Development Goals.
Who has been honoured by IIt Kanpur with honorary doctorate?
IIT Kanpur honours India’s chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand with honorary doctorate on the occasion of their 52nd convocation. Former President APJ Abdul Kalam and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh are past recipients of the honour.
Who has been elected as new president of FIEO?
Sharad Kumar Saraf
Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) has elected Sharad Kumar Saraf as its new president. Sharad Kumar Saraf will replace renowned exporter Ganesh Kumar Gupta.
Who has been conferred Innovative Research Excellence Award 2019 at Asian Leadership Summit (ALS)?
None of them
A well-known educationist, paediatrician & the author, Dr Gaurav Nigam has been conferred 'Innovative Research Excellence Award 2019' at Asian Leadership Summit (ALS) in Thimphu, Bhutan. Dr. Nigam is the founder of iCare - an organization working in the area of new-age child health care; and Intell igentsia, a research-based play school.
How much amount of fine has been approved by cabinet for blocking ambulances?
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime minister Narendra Modi approved the bill to fine people with Rs. 10,000 for blocking ambulances. The rule is the part of Motor vehicles (Amendment) Bill. The proposal were based on the recommendations of transport ministers from 18 states and they were assessed by the Standing Committee of Parliament.
The first-ever Centre for Inland & Coastal Maritime Technology (CICMT) will come up in which of the following IITs?
None of these
A Memorandum of Agreement was signed between Ministry of Shipping and IIT Kharagpur to set up Centre for Inland and Coastal Maritime Technology(CICMT) at IIT Kharagpur. The cost of the project is Rs. 69.20 crore and it is funded under Sagarmala programme.
Where was the Tribal campaign by tribes India launched?
Go Tribal Campaign bt Tribes India was launched by Minister of State for Tribal Affairs, Smt. Renuka Singh in the presence of Shri R.C.Meena,Chairman, Tribal Co-operative Marketing Development Federation of India(TRIFED), Shri Deepak Khandekar , Secretary, Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Shri Pravir Krishna,Managing Director, TRIFED in New Delhi
How much amount of loan has been signed by India with World Bank for Andhra Pradesh?
The world bank, Government of India and State Government of Andhra Pradesh signed a loan agreement worth of $328 million with the world Bank(WB) for improving health services of Andhra Pradesh. The loan agreement was signed by Mr. Sameer Kumar Khare, Additonal Secretary, Department of Economic Afffairs.
Which Day has been observed as International Day of the Tropics?
The United Nations observe 29 June as International Day of the Tropics. The International Day of the Tropics celebrates the extraordinary diversity of the tropics while highlighting unique challenges and opportunities the Tropical nations face.