Madhya Pradesh Government Launches ‘Gandagi Bharat Chhodo’ Campaign:


1.Union Cabinet Approves ‘Mission Karmayogi’ For Civil Servants:

Union Cabinet has approved “Mission Karmayogi” for civil servants across the country to help them meet the challenges in the society. A council headed by PM having CMs as members will approve the civil services capacity building plans under the scheme.

2.Madhya Pradesh Government Launches ‘Gandagi Bharat Chhodo’ Campaign:

Madhya Pradesh government has launched a 15-day campaign named ‘Gandagi Bharat Chhodo’. Under the campaign awareness programmes were organized in seven thousand 178 settlements. About 35 lakh people from 378 urban bodies in Madhya Pradesh took part in the campaign.Gandagi Bharat Chhodo campaign is divided into 5 themes– Cleanliness Oath, Continuous reduction in urban waste emissions, Cleanliness in COVID conditions, Separation of waste from sources of houses & launching a cleanliness campaign for public places.

3.Union Power Minister RK Singh Launches “Green Term Ahead Market”:

Minister of State (MoS) (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, Raj Kumar Singh launched the Pan-India Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) in New Delhi virtually, for electricity. GTAM is the World’s First Exclusive Product Market for the renewable energy sector.

4.PM Modi To Address Leadership Summit Of US-India Strategic Partnership Forum:

US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF)‘s 3rd Annual Leadership Summit is going to be organized. On this occasion, The Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to address a Special Key Note via a video conference. The theme of the 5-day Summit: “US-India Navigating New Challenges“.

5.Lakshadweep And Ladakh Joined One Nation-One Ration Card Scheme:

Two more UTs Ladakh and Lakshadweep have decided to join the ‘One Nation-One Ration Card’ now, 26 States /UTs have joined this scheme and this Yojana will give benefits to almost 70 crore citizens.

6.Jal Shakti Ministry Launched ‘Water Heroes’ Contest:

The Jal Shakti ministry has launched a “Water Heroes – Share Your Stories” contest with an aim to reach out to people with the important message of water conservation and management.The primary objectives of the Ministry of Jal Shakti are to make water conservation a people’s movement and strengthen the water consciousness in the country.

7.Usha Padhee Becomes 1st Woman DG Of Bureau Of Civil Aviation Security:

Joint secretary in the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Usha Padhee has been given additional charge as Director-General of the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS). She is the first woman and third IAS officer to have been appointed to the post.The central deputation tenure of Usha is scheduled to end on 16th July 2022. She succeeds Rakesh Asthana (IPS) who was appointed as the Director-General of Border Security Force (BSF).

8.Cycling Federation Of India Is Set To Host The First Ever Cycling Summit In 2021:

Cycling Federation of India (CFI) is all set to host the first-ever Cycling Summit in 2021, with an aim to promote the culture of cycling in the country. This one-day summit is designed to promote the culture of cycling and exchange knowledge with budding and professional cyclists.The Cycling Summit 2021 will be hosted in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore and is expected to be a unique confluence of cycling enthusiasts, renowned athletes, and businesses from all over the country.

9.Govt blocked 118 mobile apps including PUBG

The Government has blocked 118 mobile apps including PUBG which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, Defence of India, Security of State and Public Order.The move will safeguard the interests of crores of Indian mobile and internet users.This decision is a targeted move to ensure safety, security and sovereignty of Indian cyberspace.The 118 banned mobile apps include PUBG MOBILE Nordic Map: Livik, PUBG MOBILE LITE, WeChat Work, WeChat reading, Cyber Hunter, LifeAfter and Warpath.