Day June 1, 2021

Marathas brought under EWS quota

• Maratha community brought under Economically Weaker Section (EWS) quota in Maharashtra. About: • In a bid to extend relief to the Maratha community in the State, the tripartite Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra extended the benefits of…

Second Positive Indigenisation List

• Ministry of Defence (MoD) has notified ‘Second Positive Indigenisation List’ of 108 items to promote indigenisation in the Defence sector and defence exports. About: • This will give further boost to indigenisation with active participation of public and private…

AmbiTAG

• Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar (IIT Ropar) in Punjab has developed “AmbiTAG”- India’s first indigenous temperature data logger for the cold chain management. About: • AmbiTag is a first-of-its-kind IoT device that records real-time ambient temperature during the transportation…