30-31.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam spends more on healthcare than many rich states   Assam spends more than many of the rich states in per capita healthcare, which eventually reduces the out-of-pocket expenditure (OOPE) of the people. But, the state has few nurses and fewer doctors than prescribed by WHO to effectively man the healthcare system. The economic survey … Read more

29.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs

ASSAM Covid screening begins in 28,000 villages in Assam   The Assam health department on Tuesday launched a drive to screen and test people in 28,000 villages across 33 districts for Covid-19 in a bid to isolate the maximum number of hidden positive cases. The Assam Community Surveillance Plan (ACSP), as the drive has been named, has been undertaken to … Read more

28.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Assam: Padma Bhushan for Tarun Gogoi   Assam’s longest-serving chief minister, late Tarun Gogoi, was on Monday named among the 10 Padma Bhushan awardees from across the country.   The prestigious Padma Bhushan award for JanaNeta Tarun Gogoi is an acknowledgement of his invaluable contribution to the people of Assam for not only the 15 years that … Read more

26.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Assam’s first woman DIG among 13 cops to get President’s Medal   On the eve of 72nd Republic Day, Violet Baruah, the first deputy inspector general of police, Bodoland Territorial Region, has been conferred this year’s President’s police medal for distinguished service along with 13 other police officers of different ranks for meritorious service.   Baruah was transferred … Read more

24-25.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.

  ASSAM   CEC pats Assam for high electoral gender ratio   Assam’s women voters are just inches away from equaling their male counterparts in the electoral roll, a feat that has earned a big pat from the chief election commission of India himself. The fresh electoral roll published on Monday has 1,13,55,79 female voters which is 49.30% … Read more

23.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.

ASSAM   PM Modi to gift plots to 1 lakh ‘indigenous’ people in Assam   Kickstarting Assam’s largest land dole since Independence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will formally hand over ownership of up to seven bighas of farmland each and smaller plots for homesteads to over one lakh “indigenous” landless people in the historic town of Sivasagar.   PM … Read more

22.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.

ASSAM   Assam identifies 190 polling stations as ‘booze zones’   The EC routinely classifies polling stations as “sensitive” and “hypersensitive” based on the extent of their vulnerability to violence. But for the first time in the country,190 booths in 12 Assam districts have been identified as vulnerable to illicit IMFL and country liquor, which can in a … Read more

21.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.

ASSAM   National Agri-Horticultural Show-2021 inaugurated   The State government has initiated several schemes for 58 lakh farmers of the State as strengthening of the rural economy is a must for development of the State. The farmers have to capture the national and international markets by adding values to their products. Farmers must work hard … Read more

20.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.

ASSAM   Full team of Election Commission on 3-day visit to Assam to review poll preparedness   The full team of Election Commission of India (ECI) led by Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora is on a three-day visit to Assam to review the poll preparedness for the upcoming Assembly elections in the State. After their … Read more

19.01.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.

ASSAM   Want to double farmers’ income in next fiscal: CM   Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, while attending the state credit seminar 2021 of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) in Guwahati on Monday, said his government aims to double the income of farmers in the 2021-2022 financial year.   Sonowal said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a … Read more