1. Corona Warrior Scheme started in Madhya Pradesh
In Madhya Pradesh , the state government has launched the Corona Yoddha Yojana . The government will now take responsibility of family members of health workers who lost their lives at the time of corona duty . The government will give an ex-gratia amount of Rs 50 lakh to the family of such employees . Meanwhile, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has said that vaccination campaign for people above 18 years of age will not start from May 1 due to lack of vaccine supply. The vaccine is expected to reach the state by May 3.
2. Neeraj Bajaj will be the new president of Bajaj Auto
Bajaj Auto said Niraj Bajaj (Neeraj Bajaj) has announced the appointment as the new Chairman of the Board from May 1, 2021. The automaker has also announced Rahul Bajaj ‘s retirement from his presidency. This will be taken at the upcoming annual general meeting for approval of shareholders. Rahul Bajaj, the company’s non-executive chairman, who had held the top post of the company since 1972 and, given his age, resigned as non-executive director of the group and president of the company for five decades, which was 30 Effective from April 2021.
3. Kriti Karant becomes first Indian woman to receive ‘Wild Innovator Award’
Bangalore -based Center for Wildlife Studies major conservation scientist (CWS) Dr. Masterpiece. Krnt (Dr. Krithi K Karanth) to 2021 ” Wild Innovator Award (WILD Innovator Award) for the first Indian and Asian women have been selected as. The award was given by the Wild Elements Foundation , which brings innovators, advocates and partners together “to disrupt the status quo and identify solutions for global sustainability and conservation”. The Foundation’s specific approach to addressing climate change is Power of Three , which recognizes the inter-affiliation of animal-types, mankind, and flora for the future planetary well-being of our shared home.
4. Ministry of Civil Aviation allows Telangana government to use drone for supply of Kovid vaccine
The Ministry of Civil Aviation has given permission to the Telangana government to use drones to supply Kovid vaccine on a pilot basis . This permission will be valid for a period of one year or till the next order. Earlier this month, the Indian Council of Medical Research was given similar permission to study the supply of Kovid vaccine through drones in collaboration with IIT Kanpur. The initiative aims to improve the process of facilitating health care through faster supply of vaccine and providing primary health care at home to citizens. The Ministry of Civil Aviation said that this initiative will make health care accessible to remote areas of the country and will reduce the risk of humans getting infected in Kovid-prone areas through the supply of drones.
5. Navy deploys a 57-member medical team in Ahmedabad to help combat the Kovid epidemic.
A 57-member Navy medical team has been deployed in Ahmedabad as part of the assistance provided by the armed forces during the current Kovid epidemic . The team consists of four doctors, seven nurses, 26 paramedical staff and 20 assistants. This team will work in a special PM Cares Kovid Hospital designed to manage the Kovid crisis. This medical team is being deployed for two months. The time period can be increased as per requirement.
6. Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India told the insurance companies – settle cashless claims related to Kovid within one hour
The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India, IRDAI, has directed insurance companies to approve cashless claims related to Kovid within sixty minutes of receiving the appropriate documents. The Insurance Authority has announced this following a directive from the Delhi High Court. The High Court had asked the insurance companies to promptly settle the cashless claims process so that the beds for new patients in hospitals can be vacated quickly. The Insurance Authority also said that the decision to authorize claims for treatment of Kovid should be informed to the hospital within sixty minutes of receiving the request from the person concerned. The decision to discharge the patient from the hospital should also be communicated to the network provider within one hour of receipt of the required document along with the final bill.
7. Bihar government has decided to give special family pension to those government officials who died due to Kovid infection in the state.
The Government of Bihar has decided to give special family pension to those government officials who died in the state due to Kovid infection . This decision was taken in a meeting of the state cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar . Recently, several government officials died of Kovid infection in the state.
8. Developed MACS 1407, a high yielding and insect resistant variety of soybean
Indian scientists have developed a high yielding and insect resistant variety of soybeans . This newly developed variety named MACS 1407 is in the states of Assam, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and North East.It is suitable for cultivation and its seeds will be made available for sowing to farmers during the Kharif season of the year 2022. In the year 2019, India produced nearly 90 million tonnes of it, cultivating soybeans as a widely sourced source of protein for animal feed as well as many packaged foods and is among the world’s leading soybean producers. Trying to be. These high yielding and disease resistant varieties of soybean can help in achieving this goal of India. Recognizing this challenge , scientists from MACS – Agarhar Research Institute (ARI), Pune, an autonomous institute of the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India , in collaboration with the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi, have been producing high yielding soybean. Has developed varieties and advanced methods of soybean cultivation.
9. India will import 4,50,000 vials of Remedisvir
To overcome the shortage of Remedisvir in the country, the Government of India has started importing the important drug Remedisvir from other countries. Under this, the first batch of 75,000 vials of Remedisvir will reach India. Government of India owned company HLL Lifecare Limited has ordered US-based Messrs Gilead Sciences Inc and Egyptian pharma company Messrs EVA Pharma to manufacture 4,50,000 vials of Remedisvir . 75,000 to 100,000 vials will reach India in the next one or two days from America. Apart from this, one lakh vials will be supplied before May 15. Also, EVA Pharma will initially supply around 10,000 vials, followed by 50,000 vials every 15 days or by July.
10. IHS Market Estimates India’s GDP Growth Rate for FY22 at 9.6%
London -based financial services company IHS Market (IHS Markit) by FY22 (2021-22) in the Indian economy, 9.6 percent GDP growth rate is estimated to grow. The amendment is based on factors such as the current lockdown and mobility curves, coupled with an expansion, time-wise, and fear in more Indian cities.
11. Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja becomes brand ambassador of ASICS
Japanese sportswear brand ASICS announced that they have appointed Indian cricket team and Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja as their brand ambassador. The company’s focus is on sporting gear for the running category. ASICS is working with young and fresh athletic talent in various sports disciplines. In India, ASICS is promoted by actor Tiger Shroff . In Asia, ASICS currently has more than 55 stores across India, Sri Lanka and Bhutan.
12. China Launches Robot Prototype ‘NEO-01’ Clear Space Debris
The Chinese government has launched a robot prototype called ‘ NEO-01 ‘ in low Earth orbit on its Long March 6 rocket . The 30 kg robot prototype has been developed by Shenzhen-based space mining start-up ‘ Origin Space ‘. Observing small celestial bodies in deep space and experimenting with space debris removal techniques. NEO-01 will use a large net to catch debris left behind by other spacecraft and then burn it using its electric propulsion system.
13. NATO military exercises begin in Albania
NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization-NATO) by the United States with military forces and thousands of other countries Albania joint military exercises (Albania) ” Defender-Europe 21″Has launched, which is the first large-scale exercise since the Second World War in the Western Balkans. Albania is playing an important role in practice Defender-Europe 21 with joint logistics over-the-noise operations. Defender-Europe Large The US Army, led by scale, is an annual multinational exercise focused on defensive and preventive aggression in nature, focused on operational readiness and inter-building with NATO this year, and the Allies and allies in a wider field of operation More than 28,000 Americans, allies and partner forces from 26 countries, will operate almost simultaneously in more than 30 training areas in the important Black Sea and Balkan regions ranging from the Baltic and more than a dozen nations in Africa.
14. Import of 17 medical devices allowed
The Government of India has recently allowed import of 17 medical devices to provide relief to COVID-19 patients . However, the importer must make mandatory declarations under the Legal Metrology Rules, 2011. The Department of Consumer Affairs has introduced Nebulizers, Oxygen Concentrator, CPAP and BIPAP Devices, Vacuum Pressure Swing Absorption, Pressure Swing Absorption, Oxygen Plant, Cryogenic Oxygen Air Separation Unit, Oxygen Canister, Oxygen Filling System, Oxygen Cylinder including Cryogenic Cylinder, Ventilator Equipments. Import is allowed. The notification issued by the Government of India states that the imported goods must comply with Rule 33 (1) and Rule 6 of the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011. These rules make it mandatory for importers to disclose proper seal or stickers etc.
15. Char Dham Yatra postponed
Government of India has recently COVID-19 due to an increase in cases of Char Dham Yatra is suspended (Char Dham Yatra). Only priests are allowed to perform daily pujas and rituals. Kedarnath will be reopened on 17 May, Gangotri and Yamunotri on 14 May and Badrinath on 18 May. The Char Dham Yatra is a visit to four holy places in Uttarakhand . They are Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath. These four holy places of Hinduism will be connected through a highway. The highway is being constructed under the Char Dham Highway route project or the Char Dham Highway.
16. Connected to the network to green the RBI financial system
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has joined as a member of the Central Banks and Supervisors Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS) . The central bank joined the NGFS on 23 April 2021. Green finance assumed importance in the context of climate change. The RBI is expected to benefit from the membership of NGFS and contribute to global efforts on green finance, which have assumed importance in the context of climate change. NGFS was launched on 12 December 2017 at the Paris One Planet Summit. NGFS is a group of central banks and observers who wish to share their best practices and contribute to the development of environmental and climate risk management in the financial sector while using mainstream thematic finance to support the move towards a sustainable economy. Huh.
17. HDFC Bank Arranged Top Head of Corporate Bond Deals in FY21
HDFC Bank has emerged as the top arranger for corporate bond deals in 2020-21 (FY21) . Axis Bank came in second place , while ICICI Bank came in third place. However, for the last quarter of FY21 ie January-March 2021, Axis Bank was the top arranger of corporate bond deals, while HDFC was second in the last quarter. Axis Bank managed 16 deals worth 106.6 billion rupees, while HDFC Bank had 19 deals worth around 70.4 billion rupees.
18. ICICI Bank Launches Digital Banking Platform ‘Merchant Stack’
ICICI Bank has announced the launch of a digital and contactless banking platform exclusively for retail merchants . ‘ Merchant Stack ‘The service, named ‘Targeting over 2 crore retail merchants in the country, includes grocers, supermarkets, large retail store chains, online businesses and large e-commerce firms. Retailers can take advantage of ‘merchant stack’ services on InstaBIZ, ICICI Bank’s mobile banking application for businesses. The wide range of banking, as well as value-added services, will enable merchants to meet their banking needs seamlessly so that they can continue to serve their customers during challenging times during an epidemic. Zero- The balance will include current account, instant credit facilities, ‘digital store management’ facility, loyalty programs and value-added services such as alliances with e-commerce and digital marketing platforms.
19. Ayushman Bharat Day: 30 April
In India, long live India Day (Ayushman Bharat Diwas) each year April 30 is observed. Ayushman Bharat Day is celebrated to achieve the dual mission. They are: to promote health and welfare for the poor as well as to provide them insurance benefits. The purpose of this day is to promote affordable medical facilities in remote areas of the country based on the socio-economic caste census database. It will also promote health and welfare and provide insurance benefits to the poor. Ayushman Bharat Yojana was launched in April 2018 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
20. nternational Jazz Day: April 30
People to unite in all corners of the world jazz each year to highlight the importance of and its diplomatic role in April 30 the International Jazz Day is celebrated (International Jazz Day). The 10th anniversary of International Jazz Day is being celebrated in 2021. The day was created with the idea of jazz pianist and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock . Music form of jazz developed by african americansit was done. It was influenced by both the European harmonic structure and the African rhythm. It originated in the 19th century and early 20th century. November 2011 was declared as International Jazz Day by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on 30 April. The day was nominated to bring together communities, schools, artists, historians, academics and jazz enthusiasts from around the world to celebrate and learn about the art of jazz and its impact.
21. 112th Birth Anniversary of Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj
Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar has congratulated the people on the 112th birth anniversary of social reformer Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj . Sant Tukdoji Maharaj was born in Yavli in Amravati district of Maharashtra . He received spiritual education from Samarth Adekoji Maharaj of Varkhed village. Saint Tukdoji Maharaj practiced harsh penance and spiritual worship in his childhood for self-realization. He was also a great speaker and music composer, who composed more than three thousand hymns in Hindi and Marathi. He also participated in the World Religion and World Peace Conference in Japan.
22. Former Attorney General, Mr. Soli Sorabjee passed away
Former Attorney General of the country Soli Sorabjee has passed away. He was 91 years old. He was infected with Corona for the last few days. Soli Sorabjee was previously the Attorney General from 1989 to 1990 and then from 1998 to 2004. He was sent to Nigeria as a Special Envoy by the United Nations in 1997 to know about the human rights situation there. Soli Sorobaji was born in 1930 in Maharashtra . Ram JethmalaniSoli Sorabjee was the Attorney General when he was the Law Minister of the country. He was also honored with the Padma Vibhushan in the year 2002 for his contribution in the field of advocacy. President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed condolences on the death of Sorabji, saying, “He was among those who played a major role in the expansion of constitutional laws of India.” Soli Sorabji’s full name was Soli Jahangir Sorabji.
23. Senior journalist Rohit Sardana passed away
Senior journalist Rohit Sardana has passed away recently. Rohit Sardana was considered as one of the best and fast-paced journalists of the country in the present time. The President, Prime Minister and Home Minister have mourned his death. They currently hitherto were working in them on till Cirque is known for a show called ‘(Dangal). Before they patting rhythm ‘(Taal Thok Ke) used to host the program. Rohit Sardana was previously working in Zee News , in 2017 he started working with Aaj Tak. Rohit Sardana was known for organizing discussions and debates on various issues.
24. ‘Shooter Dadi’ Chandro Tomar passed away
Recently shooter Chandro Tomar has passed away, she was infected with Kovid-19. She was known as ‘ Shooter Dadi ‘. She was an excellent shooter and a symbol of women’s empowerment. A film called ‘ Sand Ki Aankh ‘ was also made on his life . Chandro Tomar was born on 10 January 1932 in Shamli , Uttar Pradesh . She never went to school and was married at the age of 15. Significantly, he started learning shooting in 1999, at that time he was about 60 years of age. He has won more than 30 national level championships. Due to this, he gained a lot of fame. She is seen as a symbol of women empowerment. A film called ‘Sand Ki Aankh’ was also made on his life, in which the character of Chandro DeviTapasi was played by Pannu . Chandro Tomar is an inspiration for girls and women.
25. Fourteen people were killed in a stampede at a religious gathering in Israel
Fourteen people were killed in a stampede at a religious gathering in Israel . This incident occurred when a large number of Jewish pilgrims gathered at the shrine of Mount Meron , the iconic saint of the second century . It is the largest civilian disaster in the modern history of Israel.