Gujarat [GPSC] Current Affairs - 2020

What is Real Mango Software?

In a nation-wide probe the Railway Protection Force (RPF) obstructed the use of Real Mango software. While conducting the probe Railway Protection force also made around 50 arrests in Assam, Bihar, West Bengal, and Gujarat. Few facts here: What is Real Mango Software? Real Mango software is an illegal notorious software developed for booking Tatkal Read More…

MPEDA opens Quality Control Lab in Porbandar; India misses Sea Food Export Target in 2019-20

On August 17, 2020, the Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) opened a Quality Control Laboratory in Porbandar. The laboratory is to test seafood processors and exporters. Highlights The laboratory is to test seafood processors and exporters to make sure their products are safe according to international regulatory requirement. It is equipped with equipment to Read More…

Gujarat launches Mukhya Mantri Kisan Sahay Yojana

On August 10, 2020, the Gujarat Government launched a new scheme called the Mukhya Mantri Kisan Sahay Yojana. The scheme will replace Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana in the state for the current year alone. Highlights The scheme is being replaced as the insurance firms have sought high premium from the government this time. If Read More…

Injeti Srinivas appointed as the 1st Chairman of IFSCA

Retired  1983 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from the Odisha Cadre- Injeti Srinivas has been appointed as the 1st Chairman of the International Financial Services Centre Authority (IFSCA) on 6th July 2020. Injeti Srinivas has retired as the Secretary of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs on 31st May 2020. He has been appointed for Read More…

‘At One Click’ Initiative launched by Gujarat Government for MSMEs & Other Bigger Industries

For 12,247 Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and bigger industrial units (including the textile industry) in the state, the Gujarat Government on 26th June 2020 has launched an online cash aid initiative. The initiative is named as ‘At One Click’. The initiative was launched by the Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani. About the Read More…