Current Affairs Today – 11 June, 2020 | One Liner Current Affairs

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Current Affairs Today – 11 June, 2020 | One Liner Current Affairs 

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Current Affairs Today – 11 June, 2020

General

  • Defence Institute of Advanced Technology(DIAT) has developed “ANANYA” water-based disinfectant spray with nanotechnology assisted formulation.
  • Government of India released Rs.6,195 crore to 14 states as a monthly installment of the post-devolution revenue deficit grant on 10 June.
  • Warship builder Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE) delivered the ‘ICGS Kanaklata Barua’ on 9 June. It is the fifth and final ship in the series of Fast Patrol Vessels (FPV) for the Indian Coast Guard (ICG).
  • The Government of India has allocated Rs 4,000 crores under Per Drop More Crop component of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana for the year 2020-21.

Awards

  • Indian Aerospace entrepreneur, Renjith Kumar has been honoured with “NASA Distinguished Service Medal” for his administration to NASA through executive leadership, engineering contribution, technical excellence and consumer loyalty.

Appointments

  • Google Cloud has appointed Anil Valluri as Senior Director for Google Cloud in India.
  • President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed senior Kashmiri lawyer Javed Iqbal Wani as a Judge of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court.

Sports

  • Athletics Integrity Unit(AIU) has banned Gomathi Marimuthu for 4-years after testing positive for banned substances.

Economy

  • S&P Ratings projects Indian economy to shrink 5% in FY21.
  • Fitch Ratings stated that India’s economy is forecast to grow with a sharp growth rate of 9.5% in 2021 if the country avoids further deterioration in financial sector health.

Agreements

  • National Council Of Educational Research And Training (NCERT) has digitally signed an MoU with Rotary India For e-learning content telecast for class 1-12 over all NCERT TV channels.

Science and Technology

  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)- Guwahati has developed an application called “Flyzy” for consistent and contactless air travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rank and Reports

  • According to the Mercer’s 2020 Cost of Living Survey, Mumbai is the 60th most expensive city in the world. Also, it is the 19th most expensive in Asia.

International

  • The Health Ministry of South-Pacific nation, New Zealand has declared that the nation has become free from “Coronavirus”.
  • The Sri Lankan parliamentary election has been finally decided for 5 August 2020.