Current Affairs Today - Current Affairs 2018

हिंदी करंट अफेयर्स प्रश्नोत्तरी 2018 के लिए यहाँ क्लिक करें.

West Bengal Govt to start monthly stipend for Old Writers & Litterateurs

The West Bengal Government has planned to commence from next month a monthly stipend/pension for Old Writers and Litterateurs.

In the first phase of this plan:

  • 170 people will be awarded Rs 1,500 each.
  • 100 theatre troops will be given an annual grant of Rs 3,500 each.
  • 120 veteran Jatra Artists and 215 Folk Artists will be given Rs 7,000 each.
  • The state’s 100 folk troops will also be given Rs 5,000 as a single time grant.


Arunachal Pradesh becomes the first state to introduce e-GPF facility

Arunachal Pradesh became the first state to introduce e-GPF. The state Finance department of Arunachal Pradesh will facilitate online access to 34,000 General Provident Fund (GPF) accounts via its redesigned website


  • Transparency and accountability of the government
  • Now, citizens and government employees will not have to make rounds of the Finance office.