Day June 26, 2020

AspirantWorld One liners : 26th June

• Indian Navy (IN) has inducted indigenously developed Torpedo Decoy System on 26 June 2020. The Advanced Torpedo Decoy System Maareech was designed and developed DRDO labs, Naval Science and Technological Laboratory (NSTL), and Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL).…

Sub-categorisation of Other Backward Classes

• The Union Cabinet has approved an extension to the commission appointed to examine sub-categorisation of Other Backward Classes. • The extension is for 6 months, valid till 31st January 2021. About: • The Commission requested for an extension till…

UNODC World Drug Report 2020

• International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2020 is being observed on 26 June under the theme “Better Knowledge for Better Care”. UNODC World Drug Report 2020 was also released on the occasion. About: • By resolution 42/112…

‘eBloodServices’ MOBILE APP

• Union Health Minister launched the ‘eBloodServices’ mobile App developed under the guidance of Indian Red Cross Society. • The Health Minister is also the Chairman of Indian Red Cross Society. About: • This application is developed by the E-Raktkosh…

Historic reforms initiated in the Space sector

• Union Cabinet approved far reaching reforms in the Space sector. Major objectives: • It aimed at boosting private sector participation in the entire range of space activities. • The sector will receive new energy and dynamism, to help the…

Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund

• The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved setting up of Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund (AHIDF) worth Rs. 15000 crore. About: • AHIDF would facilitate much needed incentivisation of investments in establishment of infrastructure for dairy and meat…