Day May 15, 2021

AspirantWorld One liners : 15th May

• Maharashtra’s state government launched the “Maharashtra Mission Oxygen.” The state’s regular output will be increased to 3,000 tonnes under the mission. The mission has been given Rs 200 crores by the state government. It will provide special benefits to…

Cyclone Tauktae

• Named by Myanmar the Cyclone ‘Tauktae’ (meaning gecko) is a tropical cyclone being formed over the Arabian Sea and Lakshadweep. • Tropical cyclones are violent storms that originate over warm tropical oceans. Conditions favourable: • Large sea surface with…

PMKISAN scheme

• This is the eighth instalment of payouts under PMKISAN scheme and the highest amount paid by the government under the scheme in a single instalment. • This was the first time that West Bengal farmers received this benefit. About…