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Current Affairs 15 June 2020

Current Affairs 15 June 2020

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Current Affairs 15 June 2020 includes all newspapers such as The Hindu, The Economic Times, Business Standard, Times of India, PTI, Indian Express, and all Government official websites.

Current Affairs 15 June 2020
1. Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launches ‘Shahakar Mitra Scheme’
  • The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar launched Shahakar Mitra: Scheme on Internship Programme, an initiative by NCDC.
  • The scheme promotes the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for Atmanirbhar Bharat.              
  • NCDC = National Cooperative Development Cooperation.
Current Affairs 15 June 2020
2. Govt launches AarogyaPath portal for healthcare supply chain
  • AarogyaPath, a web-based solution for the healthcare supply chain was launched to serve manufacturers, suppliers and customers to effectively deal with the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • This portal will remove supply chain bottlenecks during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • CSIR launched the AarogyaPath portal.
Current Affairs 15 June 2020
3. ‘COVID-19 and Child Labour : A Time of Crisis, A Time to Act’ Report released
  • ILO and UNICEF have released report on Child Labour titled ‘COVID-19 & Child Labour: A Time of Crisis, A Time to Act’.
  • According to the report, COVID-19 will increase poverty that will eventually drive the increase in child labour.
  • 1% poverty increase will lead to 0.7% increase in child labour.
Current Affairs 15 June 2020
4. Ghar Ghar Nigrani app launched in Punjab for COVID-19 house-to-house surveillance
  • The Punjab government launched a mobile application aimed at undertaking house to house surveillance to contain the spread of COVID-19.
  • The app, ‘Ghar ghar nigrani’, was launched by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh through video conference.
  • People above 30 years will be surveyed as part of the drive.
Current Affairs 15 June 2020
5. Delhi LG forms panel to help tackle spread of Covid-19
  • Delhi’s Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal appointed a six-member advisory committee to suggest effective measures to the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) to tackle the Covid-19 outbreak in the city.
  • And also to guide the augmentation of hospital beds.
  • Committee is constituted under the section 17 of DDMA Act.
Current Affairs 15 June 2020
6. Odisha’s unique festival Raja Parba begins
  • Raja Parba, Odisha’s 3-day unique festival celebrating the onset of monsoon & the earth’s womanhood begins.
  • As a mark of respect towards the earth during her menstruation days, all agricultural works, like ploughing, sowing are suspended for the 3 days.
  • Raja Sankranti is the first day of the Ashara month.
Current Affairs 15 June 2020
7. J&K: Govt launches J&K Poultry Policy 2020
  • J&K launched J&K Poultry Policy, 2020/Operational Guidelines to promote establishment of poultry units in the region.
  • For that announced a dedicated UT allocation of Rs. 50 Cr as subsidy per annum for establishment of broiler/layer farms & other allied activities.
  • Jammu & Kashmir Lieutenant Governor : Girish Chandra Murmu.
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8. RBI sets up panel to review ownership, corporate structure of private sector banks
  • The Reserve Bank of India has constituted a five-member Internal Working Group to review the guidelines related to ownership, governance and corporate structure of private sector banks.
  • RBI Central Board Director P K Mohanty will head the committee.
  • Committee will submit its report by 30th of September 2020.
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9. Rs 14,690 crore disbursed under Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme
  • As of 11 June 2020, PSBs have sanctioned loans worth Rs 29,490.81 crore under the 100% Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS).
  • Out of which Rs 14,690.84 crore has already been disbursed, the finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s office said.
  • Out of this, SBI sanctioned Rs 14,148 crore.
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10. Urdu poet Gulzar Dehlvi dies days after recovering from COVID-19
  • Veteran Urdu poet Anand Mohan Zutshi ‘Gulzar’ Dehlvi passed away after he recovered from coronavirus.
  • He was also the editor of ‘Science ki Duniya’, the first Urdu science magazine published by the Government of India in 1975.
  • He was a freedom fighter and a premier inquilabi poet.

So, these are all the latest important Current Affairs 15 June 2020.

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