05.11.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM ‘More than 4,000 schools shut in Assam during Covid’ More than 4,000 schools, from primary to secondary levels, mostly under private management, shut down in Assam between April 2021 and March 2022. The education ministry has attributed this to the impact of Covid-19. The Unified District Information System for Education Plus (UDISE+) report by the ministry … Read more

06-07.11.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM Rs 1,000 Cr-Assam varsity will upskill NE youths: Himanta Assam Chief Minister HimantaBiswaSarma on Sunday asserted that the Rs 1,000 crore-Assam Skill University will upskill youths of Northeast. Performing ‘bhumipujan’ for the institute at Darrang district headquarters Mangaldai, around 70 km from Guwahati, Sarma said that the institute will harness the demographic dividend of Assam, which … Read more

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

16.03.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM Assam: Unique Land Parcel Identification Number Union minister of rural development and Panchayati raj, Giriraj Singh launched Unique Land Parcel Identification Number (ULPIN) in Assam. Unique Land Parcel Identification Number (ULIPN) project was launched in Assam on a pilot basis. Under this project, every land parcel in Assam will have a 14-digit alphanumeric geospatial … Read more

15.03.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Action plan to ensure preservation & promotion of faith of indigenous & tribal communities: Himanta Assam Chief Minister HimantaBiswaSarma has said that his government’s newly created department for indigenous faith would create an action plan to ensure the preservation and promotion of faith and culture of anthropologically indigenous and tribal communities. Assam is … Read more