Category: State Wise Current Affairs


Madhya Pradesh starts ‘Hamara Ghar-Hamara Vidyalaya’ campaign

  • In Madhya Pradesh, the school bell will be ringing in the homes of the state too from July 6. Children will learn, do yoga, write and listen to stories and prepare notes on them.

UN honors Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja for her efforts to stop the pandemic

KK Shailaja
  • Kerala’s Health Minister KK Shailaja was respected by the United Nations for her struggles to stop the coronavirus pandemic. She was among a few of the world leaders called to speak on the occasion of the United Nations Public Service Day.

Tamil Nadu, World Bank ink loan agreements worth $250 mn to advance affordable housing projects

World Bank
  • The central government, Tamil Nadu state government and the World Bank on 29th June inked loan ventures worth $250 million for two projects to encourage low-income groups in the state to have access to affordable housing.

Gujarat Govt’s Online support ”At One Click” Initiative For MSME

Gujrat CM
  • The Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani started the online support initiative ‘At One Click’ with Rs 1,369 crore for almost 13000 Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) (i.e. MSMEs and textile industries) in Gujarat.

Maharashtra CM starts the world’s largest convalescent plasma project

Maharashtra CM
  • Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on 29th June started convalescent plasma therapy-cum- trial project for treatment of severe COVID-19 patients with a state medical education department official terming it the largest initiative of its kind in the world.

YSR Jagananna colonies with 30 lakh houses to be constructed in Andhra Pradesh

Andhra govt
  • The State Government of Andhra Pradesh will take up the building of 3 Million (30 lakh) houses under the YSR Jagananna Colonies plan after distributing the house localities to the recipients on 8th July 2020. Jagananna Colonies is part of the State Government’s Navratnalu- Pedalandariki Illu (houses for all the poor) Program.

Delhi Govt to establish up ‘Plasma Bank’ at ILBS, the First Plasma Bank in India

arvind kejriwal
  • Delhi government on 29th June planned for introducing up of a plasma bank for the treatment of COVID-19 sufferers. Delhi was one of the first states to have provided a go-ahead for plasma therapy in April.

Madhya Pradesh to start ‘Kill Corona campaign’ from July 1 to screen the entire population

shivraj singh chauhan
  • Madhya Pradesh’s government will start a ‘Kill Corona campaign’ from July 1 to screen the whole population of the state in a fortnight. This was planned at a meeting led by chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

NGT Forms Committee chaired by Justice BP Katakey to investigate Assam Gas Leak

  • The National Green Tribunal(NGT) has exacted an interim fine of Rs 25 crore on PSU major Oil India over its failure to control fire in Assam’s Baghjan oil well resulting in harm to the atmosphere. Well, number 5 at Baghjan in Tinsukia district, has been spreading gas uncontrollably for the last 27 days and it caught fire on June 9, killing two of OIL’s firefighters at the site.

Maharashtra govt declares Maha Parwana plan to draw fresh investments in industries

Maharashtra CM
  • In an effort to draw fresh industrial investments in Maharashtra, the state government declared a unique project called ‘Maha Parwana’, which will extend various incentives and offer a single-window clearance system for project execution.