bankers adda Daily GK Update 1st July 2017, Important Current Affairs

1. A noted constitutional expert and Senior advocate ‘K K Venugopal’(86-year) has been cleared for appointment as the Attorney Generalfor India following the decision of ‘Mukul Rohatgi’ to step down as the top law officer.
bankers adda Daily GK Update 1st July 2017, Important Current Affairs

2. Achal Kumar Jyoti (1975-batch – IAS officer) will be the next Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) of India.

3. SN Subrahmanyan has taken charge as the CEO and managing director(MD) of Larsen & Toubro.

4. The National Doctors’ Day is celebrated every year on 1st July in India to honor the legendary physician and the 2nd Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy.

5. International Co-operative Day is an annual celebration of the co-operative movement observed on the first Saturday in July since 1923 by the International Co-operative Alliance.

6. Anti-hunger activist ‘Ankit Kawatra’ (25-year) has been awarded the Young Leaders Award for 2017 by Queen Elizabeth II at a ceremony in the Buckingham Palace.

7. The Union Minister ‘Harsh Vardhan’ has launched a first ever Industry-Academia mission "National Biopharma Mission" to accelerate biopharmaceutical development in India.

8. The French politician and Holocaust survivor ‘Simone Veil’ (89-years) passed away in her home in Paris.

9. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Report, the ongoing accelerated reform initiatives like Goods and Service Tax (GST) and continuing political stability will push the economic growth scale to 7.3% in terms of Gross Value Added -GVA in the current fiscal year.

10. The Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has signed an agreement with Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd (KHI) of Japan to manufacture stainless steel coaches and bogies for metro rail.

11. Indirect tax regime GST(The Goods and Services Tax) has been launched in India at the stroke of midnight on 1st July 2017.

Also Read:
Get More GK Updates


Post a Comment