Current Affairs 2020 June 3

  • Indian energy exchange rolls out the real-time electricity market.
  • PM Modi appoints committee for MSME loan implementation headed by Rajnath Singh.
  • Tata Power acquires a 51% stake in Odisha’s TPCODL for Rs 178.5 cr.
  • DRDO develops ‘Ultra Swatchh’ to disinfect PPE and other materials.
  • J&K former Union minister, congress leader P Namgyal passes away at 83.
  • Global day of parents 2020; June 1.
  • A multipurpose algae-based respirator Oxigeno developed: LPU researchers.
  • Kisan credit cards campaign launched for 1.5 crore dairy farmers: Government.
  • India ranked 23rd for the world’s best startup ecosystems; the US topped: StartupBlink ecosystem rankings 2020.
  • IRCON signs MoU with NIIFL & AYANA to explore and collaborate in the solar energy sector.
  • Reserve bank approves Lakshmi Vilas bank’s MD and CEO Subramanian Sundar extension.
  • PM Modi launches ‘CHAMPIONS’ portal to empower MSMEs.
  • Formal international archer and coach Jayanthi Lal Nanoma passed away at 34.
  • ‘One year of Modi 2.0 – towards a self-reliant India’ e-book released by the Ministry of I&B.
  • World Dugong day 2020: May 28.
  •  Odisha, Sikkim, and Mizoram included in One Nation-One Ration card’ scheme.
  • India’s GDP to contract by 4% in fiscal 2021 and downgraded its sovereign rating to ‘Baa3’ from ‘Baa2’: Moody’s.