01.07.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM Assam govt and Spices Board join hands to develop sector   The Assam government and Spices Board has joined hands to develop infrastructure in the spices sector in the state. Chief minister HimantaBiswaSarma inaugurated the International Buyer Seller Meet and Spices Conclave (IBSM) organised by Spices Board.   The CM said, “The government of Assam and spices board … Read more

30.06.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM 94% students failed to avail educational scholarship in Assam during pandemic: Study   A nation-wide study by non-profit organisation, Save the Children-Bal Raksha Bharat, on the impact of Covid-19 on children showed that Assam has the maximum number (94%) of students in the country who could not apply for pre and post matric government scholarships during … Read more

29.06.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM 94% students failed to avail educational scholarship in Assam during pandemic: Study   A nation-wide study by non-profit organisation, Save the Children-Bal Raksha Bharat, on the impact of Covid-19 on children showed that Assam has the maximum number (94%) of students in the country who could not apply for pre and post matric government scholarships during … Read more

28.06.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM Assam cabinet nod to Rs 5000 crore for solar power   The Assam cabinet  cleared an investment of Rs 5,000 crore for generation of 1,000 MW of solar power in collaboration with Neyveli Lignite Corporation, a ‘Navratna’ company under the coal ministry. CM HimantaBiswa Sarma, in his post-cabinet briefing, said this was to make the state … Read more

27.06.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM IIT Guwahati uses drones to deliver food, medicines to flood victims   The Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G), has used drones to reach out to the people trapped in the floodwaters in lower Assam, with relief. Rainwater rolling down from the Bhutan Hills has caused untold damage to this region this monsoon and left … Read more

26.06.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM Assam’s first solar park opened in Sivasagar   Assam CM HimantaBiswaSarma inaugurated Assam’s first solar park at Amguri in Sivasagar district. The 70-MW Amguri solar power park is an outcome of the Assam Accord. The foundation stone of the park was laid by former CM SarbanandaSonowal on February 27, 2019.   Mentioning that the solar park … Read more

DMPQ: India has lower quit rates for smoking.Comment

The International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking report was recently published. The report was prepared using secondary data from sources such as World Bank. Key Findings of the report   India has been ranked second in the number of smokers aged between 16 and 64 years. India is among the nations having lowest … Read more