Day August 8, 2020

TRAFFIC study

• A recent study by TRAFFIC India on the seizure and mortality of ‘common leopards’ (Panthera pardus fusca) revealed that of the total of 747 leopard deaths between 2015-2019 in India, 596 were linked to illegal wildlife trade and activities…

Union Public Service Commission

• Pradeep Kumar Joshi, presently Member, Union Public Service Commission, took the oath of office and secrecy as Chairman, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). About: • He joined the Commission as Member in 2015. Prior to joining the Commission, he…