Current Affairs 2020 June 4

Nov 11, 2019 Eduardo Zambrano

  • WHO launched ‘COVID-19 Technology Access Pool’ for equal access to Life-saving tech.
  • Indian writer Kritika Panday wins regional award for Asia in 2020 Commonwealth short story prize.
  • Uday Kotak takes over from Vikram Kirloskar is the new CII president.
  • SANSA and NASA collaborate to support human space flight missions to the Moon, Mars, and beyond. 
  • ASI team discovers 1100-year-old Shiva lingam in Vietnam during excavation.
  • Former Pakistan’s first-class cricketer Riaz Sheikh passed away at 51 due to COVID-19.
  • International sex workers day 2020 June 2.
  • Kondapochamma Sagar project inaugurated by Telangana CM.
  • US, UK proposed expansion of G7 grouping.
  • R.K Singh launches pan India real-time market in electricity through VC.
  • Expert committees on rationalization of film media units and review of autonomous bodies submitted the report to MIB.
  • DBS Bank India partners with TCIL to facilitate real-time payments for truck drivers by DBS RAPID solution.
  • SEEDS, an Indian NGO wins the ‘World No Tobacco Day Award 2020’: WHO.
  • Virendra Nath Datt took additional charge as CMD of National Fertilizers Limited.
  • Rare ‘first of its kind’ Trojan asteroids called 2019 LD2 detected near Jupiter’s orbit by astronomers at the ‘ATLAS’ Institute of Astronomy.
  • Kiren Rijiju launches a 25-day Khelo India community coach development program.
  • World bicycle day 2020 June 3.
  • Kerala announces K-FON to provide free internet by  December 2020, the first state to declare the internet as a fundamental right.
  • South African Quarraisha  Abdool Karim wins 2020 Christophe Merieux prize.
  • MEITV launched 3 new schemes worth Rs 50,000 Cr to boost electronic manufacturing in India.
  • MoD places orders with OFB to supply 156 upgraded tanks worth of Rs 1,094 Cr for Army.