These are the Current Affairs of June 2020 in English and are based on both National as well as International level. The candidates who are preparing for the competitive exams like SSC CGL, Railways, NDA, CDS, UPSC, states exams etc, these current affairs will help them to perform better in the exams.
- Important Appointments.
- Important Rankings.
- Brand Ambassadors.
- New Indian Govt. Schemes.
- Important Missions.
- Defensive warfare.
- New Apps.
- International Summits.
- India’s deal with other countries.
- Important state news.
- Organisational news.
- Technology based.
- Sibi George >>> appointed brand Ambassador to Kuwait.
- Kerala govt. >>>> launched k- FON Project.
- Kolkata Port Trust >>> renamed as Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Port trust.
- Virendra Nath Dutt >>> appointed as CMD of National Fertilizers limited.
- Deepti Sharma >>> cricketer nominated for Arjuna Award.
- 1 crore 50 lakh >>> kisan credit cards will be provided to dairy farmers.
- DRDO>>>launched disinfection unit ” ULTRA SWACHH “.
- India>>> 23rd Rank in India in Global startup ecosystem index.
- Pardip kumar>>> appointed new secretary of ministry of steel.
- 175 crore >>> approved by govt to meghalya to implement Jal Jeevan Mission.
- Virat Kohli >>> become only cricketer and only Indian to feature in the forbes top 100 highest paid athletes of 2020.
- Ravi Shankar Parsad >>> launched India’s national Artificial Intelligence portal.
Sibi George has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador to Kuwait
- Sibi George presently serving as a Brand Ambassador of India to Switzerland and has been appointed as the next Brand Ambassador to Kuwait.
- He is expected to take up the assignment shortly.
- Kuwait is a country in western Asia.
- Currency; Kuwait dinar.
- Prime Minister; Sabah Khalid al-Sabah.
- Capital; Kuwait city.
- Official language; Arabic.
Kerala Govt. has launched K-FON Project
- Under this project, free high speed internet connection will be provided to the poor people of Kerala.
- Chief Minister; Pinarayi Vijayan.
- Governor; Arif Mohammad Khan.
- Capital; Thiruvanthapuram.
- Dances; Kathakali, Mohiniyattam, Kolkali.
- National Parks; Anamudi Shola National Park, Kumarakom National Park, Periyar National Park ( India’s largest Tiger Reserve ).
Kolkata Port has been renamed as Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Port
- Kolkata Port trust is a riverine port in the city of kolkata. It is the oldest operating port in India and was constructed by the British East India Company.
- It is a freshwater port.
- Main trades; General industrial material like iron ore, granite, coal, petroleum, fertilizers, leather, cotton textiles, wheat, raw cotton, machinery etc.
- Kolkata is the capital of West Bengal.
- It is the second most important city after London.
- This city is having the largest Planetarium in Asia.
- The Kolkata Port is the oldest and the only Riverine Port.
Virendra Nath Dutt has been appointed as CMD of National Fertilizers Limited
- This is a public sector undertaking limited of India.
- Headquarters; Noida.
- Products; Urea Ammonia, Organic Fertilizers, Industrial chemicals.
Female Cricketer Deepti Sharma has been nominated for Arjuna Award
- Arjuna Awards are given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and sports and given to the outstanding performer in a particular game or sport.
- The Arjuna Award winner also bags Rs 5,00,000.
- This Award was came into existence in 1961.
- Total Awardees till 2019 are 700.
- Sports Minister; Kiran Rijiju.
About 1 crore 50 lakh Kisan Credit Cards will be provided to Dairy Farmers
- The Government will provide kisan credit cards to 1.5 crore dairy farmers belonging to milk producing companies.
- Under the dairy cooperative movement, approximately 1.7 crore farmers are associated with 250 milk unions in the country.
- In the 1st phase, the target is to cover all farmers who are members of dairy cooperative societies and associated with different milk unions and who do not have KCC.
DRDO has launched Disinfection Unit ” ULTRA SWACCH “
- In order to fight against this ongoing Pandemic COVID-19, Defense Research and Development Organisation has launched a unit named as ” ULTRA SWACCH “.
- This Unit will disinfect all the electric gadgets, personnel serving under departments, Fabrics etc.
- DRDO Headquarter; New Delhi.
- DRDO Chief; G. Satheesh Reddy.
Pardip Kumar has been appointed as new Secretary of Ministry of Steel
- Ministry of Steel is an executive branch agency of the Indian government.
- It is responsible for all the policies regarding steel production, supply, need etc.
- Headquarters; New Delhi.
- Minister Responsible; Dharmendra Pradhan.
Rs 175 crore has been approved by Indian government to Meghalaya state to implement Jal Jeeven Mission
- Indian Government is supporting Meghalaya government by giving them Rs 175 crore to implement Jal Jeevan Mission.
- Piped water supply to all rural households by 2024.
- Creation of local infrastructure for rainwater harvesting, groundwater recharge etc, under this mission.
- Chief Minister; Conrad Sangma.
- Governor; Tathagata Roy.
- Dances; Ka Shad suk Mynsiem, Ka Pom Blang Nongkrem, Ka shad Shyngwiang Thangiap.
- National Parks; Nokrek National Park, Balpakram National Park, Siju Bird Sanctuary.
- Garo Hills are present in Meghalaya.
These are the main current affairs of June in English based on National and international level. We hope that you have acquired some useful official current knowledge from our content. We have also provided you some latest current affairs of 2020 May month’s .
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