1.The Delimitation Commission has placed 43 in Jammu and 47 in Kashmir region out of 90 assembly constituencies in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
The Delimitation Commission , headed by Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai (Retired Judge of the Supreme Court) , whose ex-officio members are Mr. Sushil Chandra (Chief Election Commissioner) and Mr. KK Sharma (State Election Commissioner, Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir), is constituted by the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. The meeting was held to finalize the delimitation order for the state of Jammu and Kashmir . Keeping in view the provisions of section 9(1)(a) of the Delimitation Act, 2002 and section 60(2)(b) of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Act, 2019, 43 of the 90 assembly constituencies of the region shall be part of the Jammu region. and 47 Kashmir regionwill be under After consultations with Associate Members, representatives of political parties, citizens, civil society groups, nine assembly constituencies have been reserved for Scheduled Tribes. Of these, six are in the Jammu region and three in the Kashmir Valley. The last delimitation of assembly seats in Jammu and Kashmir was in 1995 , on the basis of the 1981 census.it was done. There are five parliamentary constituencies in this region. The Delimitation Commission has kept the Jammu and Kashmir region as a single union territory. Therefore, one parliamentary constituency has been created by merging Anantnag region in the Valley and Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu region. With this reorganization, each parliamentary constituency will have an equal number of 18 assembly constituencies. The names of some assembly constituencies have also been changed keeping in mind the demand of local representatives. Under the chairmanship of retired Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai and Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra and Jammu and Kashmir State Election Commissioner K K Sharma, the Commission met in New Delhi and finalized the delimitation order. A gazette notification has also been published for this. The commission was constituted in March 2020 for the purpose of delimitation of assembly and parliamentary constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir.
2.Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment asked to expedite the implementation of Unique Disability ID Scheme
Recently, the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has issued a Unique Disability ID Scheme (UDID) for Persons with Disabilities (PWD) in 75 districts .to expedite its implementation. The Ministry of Rural Development has selected the UDID program as part of its 90-day campaign in districts “chosen on the basis of unsung heroes of India’s freedom struggle” under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. The objective of this campaign is to have 100% coverage of 17 central schemes in 75 districts. The Unique ID Project for Persons with Disabilities is being implemented with a view to creating a National Database for Persons with Disabilities and issuance of a Unique Identity Card to each Person with Disabilities. It aims to enable persons with disabilities to obtain a new UDID card/disability certificate to take advantage of the schemes and opportunities offered by the government through its various ministries and their departments. This project will not only bring transparency in giving government benefits to people with disabilities,
3.2022 State of World’s Forests Report released
The 2022 edition of The State of the World’s Forests (SOFO) , released on the first day of the World Forestry Congress, 2022 (May 2, 2022 ) . “ The State of the World’s Forests ” (SOFO) is the flagship publication of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, published every two years. The FAO is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger and improve nutrition and food security. The world lost 420 million hectares (mha) , about 10.34% of the total forest area, due to deforestation in the last 30 years (between 1990 and 2020)Is. Although the rate of deforestation was declining, 10 million hectares of forest were lost every year between 2015 and 2020. This poses a serious risk to 68% of mammal species, 75% of bird species and 80% of amphibian species that live in forests. Forest biodiversity is threatened by deforestation and forest degradation. Forests cover 4.06 billion hectares (31%) of the Earth’s geographic area.
4.PM Modi attends India-Denmark Business Forum
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with the Prime Minister of Denmark and Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark participated in the “ India-Denmark Business Forum ”. Prime Minister Modi called for FOMO (fear of missing out) and said that those who do not invest in India will surely be missed. He highlighted India’s business-friendly outlook and said that economic reforms created investment opportunities in various sectors like green technology, cold chain, shipping and ports . He emphasized the complementary skills of both economies and invited Danish companies to take advantage of India’s vast opportunities. More than 200 Danish companies ‘ Make in India ‘ in IndiaActively working in taking forward Jal Jeevan Mission , Digital India and other major national missions. More than 60 Indian companies in Denmark, mainly in the IT sector, are further strengthening bilateral business-to-business ties .
5.Former Amazon Music CEO Sahas Malhotra appointed CEO of JioSaavn
JioSaavn has named former Amazon Music director and entertainment industry expert Sahas Malhotra as its new CEO. Prior to this, Sahas Malhotra has worked for Sony Music India and Tips Industries . Sahas Malhotra was the Business Leader at Tips Music and Marketing Director of Tips Film Production at Tips Industries. From the Mumbai headquarters of JioSaavn Company, Sahas Malhotra will be managing the company’s efforts in the rapidly changing and lucrative Indian market. According to JioSaavn, Sahas Malhotra has over 24 years of experience in the entertainment sector including Team Development, Film Marketing, Music P&L Management, Licensing, Media Planning, Music Publishing and Product Management.
6.RBI changes rules for banks providing ‘Kisan Credit Card’
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the interest subsidy paid to farmers under the short- term crop loan scheme through Kisan Credit Card (KCC) during the last financial year.Changes have been made in the rules for banks to claim the amount of Rs. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced in a circular that pending claims for the financial year 2021-22 can be submitted up to June 30, 2023, and will be declared “as true and correct” by the statutory auditors. must be certified as The government gives 2% annual interest subsidy to banks to help farmers with short-term crop loans up to Rs 3 lakh at 7% annual interest rate. Farmers who repay the loan on time will get an additional 3% interest subsidy. The effective interest rate for these farmers is 4%. Banks will have to substantiate their claims on annual basis, duly certified by their statutory auditors, till the end of the year 2021-22, for short term loans for agriculture and allied activities obtained through ‘Kisan Credit Card (KCC)’ aid plan’
7.Director General level India-UK Commonwealth Dialogue concludes
The Director General level India-UK Commonwealth Dialogue was held in New Delhi . The Indian delegation was led by Prakash Gupta , Joint Secretary in the Political Division of the United Nations . Officials of the Ministry of External Affairs were also present with him. The two sides exchanged views and agreed to further strengthen cooperation on various issues related to the Commonwealth of Nations. Discussions were also held regarding the formalities of the official meeting of Commonwealth heads of state to be held in Rwanda ‘s capital Kigali in June this year .
8.Shri Alkesh Kumar Sharma takes over as Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
Shri Alkesh Kumar Sharma took over as the Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology . He is a 1990 batch Kerala cadre officer of the Indian Administrative Service. Prior to this, Shri Alkesh Kumar Sharma has worked as Additional Secretary and Secretary in the Cabinet Secretariat of the Central Government. Apart from this, other responsibilities were also entrusted to him. During this, Mr. Sharma was looking after all the infrastructure, economic, financial, industry, agriculture and other related ministries of the central government.
9.Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya inaugurates three-day health contemplation camp in Gujarat
Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya inaugurated a three-day health contemplation camp at Kevadiya , Gujarat . On this occasion, Dr. Mandaviya said that the main objective of the Chintan Shivir is to have an in-depth discussion on various health related issues and policies so that the roadmap for the future can be prepared. This Swasthya Chintan Shivir is being organized under the 14th Central Conference on Health and Family Welfare. Health ministers of states and union territories, members of NITI Aayog and other senior officials are participating in this camp. India’s efforts against Kovid-19 and the initiative of the Health Center will be discussed in the camp.
10.Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurates border posts of Border Security Force in Hingalganj, West Bengal
Union Home and Cooperation Minister Shri Amit Shah inaugurated Narmada, Sutlej and Kaveri Floating Border Outposts (BOP) on the first day of his two-day visit to West Bengal to protect the inaccessible area of Sundarbans (Hingalganj ) on the Indo-Bangladesh border . Did. Shri Amit Shah flagged off the Floating Boat Ambulance and laid the foundation stone of Maitri Sangrahalaya . The Home Minister also addressed the ‘ Seema Prahari Sammelan ‘ at Haridaspur BOP on the Indo-Bangladesh border. Mr. Shah is on a two-day visit to West Bengal.
11.EU announces new sanctions against Russia over Ukraine issue
The top EU official has announced fresh sanctions against Russia over Ukraine . These include a total ban on imports of oil from Russia and a watch on Russia’s biggest banks and major broadcasters . European Commission President Ursula von der Leyenannounced plans to cut Russia’s purchases of crude oil into Europe within six months and end imports of refined energy products by the end of this year. He said that the purpose of these announcements is to increase pressure on Russia and reduce the damage to Europe. These declarations have to be approved by the ambassadors of the European Union before this. Meanwhile, Hungary has rejected these proposals, as they are unacceptable, while the Czech Republic and the Slovak government want some more time for this.
12.Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds talks with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris
Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds talks with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris . The two leaders discussed bilateral issues on a whole range of subjects including defence, space, maritime economy, non-defense nuclear and people-to-people relations between the two countries. The two took stock of the regional and global security landscape and discussed ways to work together to make the India-France Strategic Partnership a force for global betterment. Shri Modi invited President Emmanuel Macron to visit India . A joint statement was issued after the talks. Earlier, Prime Minister Shri Modi arrived in France on his return from the 2nd India-Nordic Summit in Copenhagen.
13.Shigella bacteria outbreak in Kasaragod district of Kerala
Shigella bacteria outbreak is believed to be the reason behind the recent incident of suspected food poisoning in Kasaragod district of Kerala . Earlier in the year 2019, the bacterium was found in Koylandi district of Kerala . Shigella is a type of bacteria that causes an infection called shigellosis. It is the second leading cause of bacterial diarrhea (after rotavirus) worldwide and the third leading cause of death in children under 5 years of age.Is. The annual number of shigellosis episodes worldwide is estimated to be 164.7 million. Symptoms include diarrhea, fever, abdominal cramps that can last up to seven days. Shigella is usually spread through contaminated food or water or through person-to-person contact. Shigellosis is primarily a disease of poor and crowded communities that do not have adequate sanitation or access to safe water.
14.Defense Minister Rajnath Singh calls upon the Indian Air Force to become an aerospace force and be prepared to protect the country from future challenges
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh has called upon the Air Force to become an aerospace force . He said that the Air Force should be prepared to protect the country from future challenges. The Defense Minister said this while addressing the 37th Air Chief Marshal PC Lal Memorial Lecture in New Delhi . He said that there should be expertise and dexterity in human resource management along with adopting technology to protect the country’s security from space-guided attacks and to protect existing assets in space.
15.Haryana government to build stadium in Neeraj Chopra’s hometown
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced that a stadium will be built in Panipat , the native village of Olympic gold medalist Neeraj Chopra . A stadium will be built in Neeraj Chopra’s village for Rs 10 crore. Last year Chopra became the first Indian to win a gold medal in Olympic track and field. The Khelo India Youth Games-2022 will be organized by the Haryana government from June 4 to June 13 . Haryana has become a sports hub and sportspersons of the state have earned fame in various national and international level sports events. Haryana is also giving the highest prize money to its players.
16.India won two gold and one bronze medals on the third day of the 24th Olympic Games in Brazil
India’s Dhanush Srikanth has won the gold medal in the men’s 10m air rifle event at the 24th Deaf Olympic Games being held in Caxias do Sul , Brazil . Korea ‘s Kim Woo Rim got the silver medal and India’s Shaurya Saini got the bronze medal. Dhanush got two hundred 47 decimal five points in the final. At the same time, Kim got two hundred and 46 decimal six points. India’s badminton team also won gold medalhas won. They defeated Japan 3–1 in the final. India is at the eighth position in the points table with two gold and one bronze medals. Ukraine is at the first position with 19 gold, six silver and 13 bronze medals.
17.Real Madrid won 35th Spanish league title
Real Madrid beat Espanyol 4–0 with their reserve squad to win a record 35th Spanish league title. Rodrigo scored twice and Marco Asensio and substitute Karim Benzema scored a goal each to give Madrid their second league title in three seasons and their third in six years. With this title, Carlo Ancelotti became the first coach to lift trophies in the top five European leagues. A win over Espanyol gave Real Madrid a 17-point lead over second-ranked Sevilla. Sevilla played a 1-1 draw against Cadiz on Friday. Real Madrid are 18 points ahead of arch-rivals Barcelona. There are now only four rounds of matches to go and no other team will be able to match Real Madrid.
18.रॉनी ओ’सुल्लीवन ने जीती 2022 विश्व स्नूकर चैम्पियनशिप
Ronnie O’Sullivan (Eng) has won the 2022 World Snooker Championship by defeating Jude Trump (Eng) 18-13 in the final , which was held from April 16 to May 2, 2022 at the Crucible Theater in Sheffield, England. The tournament was organized by the World Snooker Tour and sponsored by sports betting company Betfred . The total prize money is 2,395,000 euros and the winner receives a share of 500,000 euros.