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- 0.1 Ganga cleanliness pledge day on 2nd May
- 0.2 India to give 35cr to Bangladesh
- 0.3 1st may: International Labour day
- 0.4 Japan imperial decoration was given to Ashwani Kumar, former minister
- 0.5 Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip on visit to India
- 0.6 Countries 1st digitized Ward opens in Kerala’s Aymanam
- 0.7 Maharastra state’s 1st automatic weather station opens
- 0.8 “Solve for India”, a campaign started by Google.
- 0.9 Famous Sufi legend Begum Yaman passes away at 52.
- 0.10 GK NOTES FOR TODAYS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS 2017
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Ganga cleanliness pledge day on 2nd May
- Organized in: Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal.
- Done Under: National Ganga clean mission (NGCM).
- Celebrated as: Ganga cleanliness Pledge day.
India to give 35cr to Bangladesh
- Under: Mukti Jodha scholarship.
- TO Whom: Children of a freedom fighter in Bangladesh.
- Tenure: Till five years.
- GK: India initiated in 2006 for 1971 freedom fighter.
1st may: International Labour day
- Also known as Worker’s day or May day.
- To: encourage or promote international labor association.
- Labour and Employment Minister Bandaru Dattatreya GK
Japan imperial decoration was given to Ashwani Kumar, former minister
- For his contribution to building bilateral ties between the countries.
- Ceremony venue: 9th May, Tokyo.
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip on visit to India
- With senior cabinet ministers and 150 other delegates.
Countries 1st digitized Ward opens in Kerala’s Aymanam
- Inaugurated by: Krishan Pal Gurjar.
- 1st inaugurated ward no 15.
- Website: www.digitalaymanam.com.
Maharastra state’s 1st automatic weather station opens
- Inaugurated by: Devendra Fadnavis.
- Place: Dongargaon in Vidarbha region.
- Info’s will be shared through SMS.
“Solve for India”, a campaign started by Google.
- Started in: Tier 2 cities
- Aim to support entrepreneurs and developers of the country.
- Areas will include: Agri-tech, healthcare, transportation, education and much more.
Famous Sufi legend Begum Yaman passes away at 52.
- Begum Yaman K. Khan passed away after multiple organ failures.
- She was 52 years old in age.
- She was the recipient of ‘Hasrat Amir Khusrao Award’ by Urdu Press Club International.
GK NOTES FOR TODAYS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS 2017
- Union Water Resources Minister: Uma Bharti.
- Pm of Bangladesh: Sheik Hasina.
- Pm of Japan: Shinzo Abe
- The capital of Japan: Tokyo.
- The Capital of Turkey is Ankara.
- Currency of Turkey is Turkish Lira
- Dhaka is the capital city of Bangladesh.
- Taka is the currency of Bangladesh.
- Md. Abdul Hamid is President of Bangladesh.
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