March 2020 Current Affairs

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DateDayTheme
01 MarchZero Discrimination DayZero Discrimination against Women and Girls child
01 - 07 MarchJan Aushadhi Diwas week
03 MarchWorld wildlife daySustaining all life on Earth
03 MarchWorld Hearing DayHearing for Life. Don't let hearing loss limit you.
04 MarchNational Security Day
08 MarchInternational Women's DayI am generation equality : Realizing Women's rights.
10 March52st CISF Raising day
12 MarchWorld KIdney DayKidney health for everyone everywhere – from prevention to detection and equitable access to care
13 Marchworld Rotaract Day
13 MarchWorld Sleep dayBetter Sleep, Better Life, Better planet
14 MarchInternational day of Mathematics
15 MarchWorld Consumer rights dayThe Sustainable consumer
16 MarchNational vaccine day
18 MarchOrdnance Factories' Day in India
18 MarchGlobal recycling Day#RecyclingHeroes
20 MarchInternational Happiness DayHappiness for All, Together.
20 MarchWorld Sparrow Day
20 MarchWorld Frog Day
20 MarchUN French Language day
20 MarchWorld day of Theatre for children and Young People
21 MarchInternational day of ForestsForests and Biodiversity
21 MarchWorld Down Syndrome DayWe decide
21 MarchWorld Poetry Day
21 MarchInternational day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
21 MarchWorld Puppetry Day
22 MarchWorld Water dayWater and Climate change
23 MarchMartyrs day ( S. Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar, Shivaram Rajguru)
23 MarchWorld Meteorological DayClimate and Water
24 MarchWorld Tuberculosis DayIt's Time
24 MarchInternational Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims.
25 MarchInternational Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
25 MarchInternational Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members
27 MarchWorld Theatre Day
28 March( Last Saturday of March)Earth Hour 2020
31 MarchInternational Transgender day of Visibility
31 MarchWorld Backup day
31 MarchInternational Drug Checking Day
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World observes Zero Discrimination Day on 1st March

Zero Discrimination Day

Zero Discrimination Day is celebrated each year on 1 March. Zero Discrimination Day noticed how people can become informed about and promote inclusion, compassion, peace and, above all, a movement for change.

President Kovind approves for resuming delimitation exercise in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, and Nagaland

President Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind  approved for resuming delimitation exercise in Arunachal PradeshAssamManipur, and Nagaland. Delimitation means the act or process of fixing limits or boundaries of territorial constituencies in a country or a province having a legislative body.

Tourism Minister, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel to start multilingual Incredible India website in New Delhi

multilingual Incredible India website

The Minister of State (IC) for Tourism & Culture, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel will start the multilingual Incredible India website in New Delhi . The inauguration event will witness participation by key stakeholders of tourism industry, foreign ambassadors, foreign correspondents, major associations among others.

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla starts ‘Suposhit Maa Abhiyaan’ in Kota

Suposhit Maa Abhiyaan

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has declared that society should also come forward to remove malnutrition problems in the country. Mr. Birla was addressing the program after starting the ‘Suposhit Maa Abhiyaan’  in his constituency Kota.

Bihar government escalates India’s first tribal women battalion

Tribal women battalion

The Bihar government escalated the country’s first tribal women police battalion named the ‘Bihar Police Swabhiman Vahini‘ with a strength of 675 constables. The passing out parade of this battalion was organized at Patna’s Mithilesh stadium.

Indian Railways to turn old coaches to restaurant on wheels

Indian Railways to turn old coaches to restaurant on wheels

Indian Railways started its first ‘Restaurant on Wheels’ at the circulating area of Asansol railway station for the use of passengers as well as the general public of Asansol. The Minister of State for Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Babul Supriyo launched this first of its kind restaurant at a program.

India becomes partner with Japan in Mission Purvodaya

Mission Purvodaya

Union Minister for Steel and Petroleum & Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan, met the Chief Minister of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik, along with the Ambassador of Japan to India, Satoshi Suzuki. With the abundance of raw materials, strategic geographical location and strong and developing connectivity, Odisha is well composed to be the heart of this eastern steel hub.

MoU Between Indian Air Force and Savitribai Phule Pune University

MoU Between Indian Air Force and Savitribai Phule Pune University

As a different initiative of Indian Air Force, the IAF and Savitribai Phule Pune University came into an academic collaboration by signing a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a ‘Chair of Excellence’ at Department of Defence & Strategic Studies on 29 Feb 20.

Muhyiddin Yassin took oath of Malaysia’s new Prime Minister

Muhyiddin Yassin

In Malaysia, newly appointed Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yasin took the oath of office. The swearing-in ceremony was organized at the national palace in Kuala LumpurMuhyiddin Yasin was head of a coalition dominated by the country’s ethnic Malay Muslim majority.

Nokia selects Pekka Lundmark as CEO from September 1

Pekka Lundmark

The Fortum CEO will replace Rajeev Suri. Nokia Chief Executive Rajeev Suri will resign in September and is to be taken over by Pekka Lundmark, until now the CEO of energy group Fortum . Suri resigned after more than a decade in charge of Nokia and Nokia Siemens Networks, the company stated.