Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan Current Affairs - 2020

PM Modi launched the “Jan Andolan campaign” for COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a campaign called Jan Andolan for COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour on October 8, 2020. The campaign was launched through a tweet by him using a hashtag #Unite2FightCorona. Key Facts The campaign has been launched with a key message for people to stay united to fight Corona. The campaign reminds people Read More…

How Defence Ministry’s procurement of 10 lakh hand grenades from private sector is significant?

The Defence Ministry have placed orders with a private firm for the supply of 10 lakh hand grenades. It is first of its kind order. Until now, these products were either imported or made by the Ordnance factories. The grenades will be replacing the vintage design grenades that are used currently. Key Facts The contract Read More…

DAC approved proposals for capital acquisition of equipment worth Rs. 2,290 crores

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has approved the proposals for the capital acquisition of equipment that  the Armed Forces of India requires at an cost of Rs. 2,900 crores. The approval was given on September 28, 2020 by the Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. Approved Equipment’s The armed forces would procure 72,000 assault rifles from the Read More…

Defence Minister unveils Defence Acquisition Procedure-2020

The Defence minister Rajnath Singh unveiled the Defence Acquisition Procedure (DAP) -2020 today on September 28, 2020. The minister said that the new DAP 2020 will empower the Indian domestic industry through Make in India initiative. Highlights The DAP is in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of Atmanirbhar Bharat. It aims of turning India Read More…

VAIBHAV: Vaishwik Bharatiya Vaigyanik Summit 2020

The virtual Vaishwik Bharatiya Vaigyanik (VAIBHAV) Summit would be inaugurated by Hon’ble Prime Minister on 2nd October 2020. The summit would be followed by a month-long deliberation sessions virtually that will start from 3rd October to 25th October 2020. It will be organized among the researchers through a webinar. The session would conclude on 2nd Read More…