Dear Reader, Current Affairs is the most important section of every competitive exam, therefore Next Current Affairs To provide here 2nd and 3rd February Current Affairs 2020. Which covers important national, international news, banking awareness, business news, financial news.
2nd and 3rd February Current Affairs 2020
World Wetlands Day: 2nd February
World Wetlands Day is celebrated internationally on February 2 every year. Its goal is to spread awareness around the world and conserve wetlands.
Theme: “Wetlands and biodiversity“
The day also marks the date of adoption of the Wetlands Convention on February 2, 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the shores of the Caspian Sea.
Novak Djokovic wins men’s singles title at Australian Open 2020
Serbia’s Novak Djokovic has won his record 8th men’s singles title at the Australian Open at Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena.
List of winners:
- Men’s Singles – Novak Djokovic (Serbia)
- Women’s Singles- Sophia Kenin (United States)
- Men’s Dual- Rajiv Ram (USA), Joe Salisbury (UK)
- Women’s Dual – Christina Mladenovic (France)), Taima Babas (Hungary)
Madhya Pradesh is in the first position to implement PMMVY
The state of Madhya Pradesh (MP) has secured 1st position for implementation of Prime Minister’s Matru Bandana Yojana (PMMVY).
Madhya Pradesh Minister for Women and Child Development Imarti Devi and Chief Secretary Anupam Rajan received the award from Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani for implementing the Prime Minister’s Matri Bandana Yojana in Madhya Pradesh.
Indore district The project has also been ranked first among the districts for its good performance.
PM Matru Bandana Yojana (PMMVY)
PM Matru Bandana Yojana (PMMVY) is a maternity benefit program which is being implemented in all the districts of the country from 1st January 2017.
Excluding all pregnant women and lactating mothers (PW&LM) who are regularly employed by the Central Government or the State Government or PSU or who are currently receiving similar benefits under any law in force.
Beneficiaries get cash benefits. 5,000 in three installments
Mohammad Tawfiq Alaoui has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of Iraq
Mohammad Tawfiq Alavi has been appointed President of Iraq President Barhim Salih.
His predecessor Adel Abdul Mahdi He resigned in November amid anti-government protests.
Mr Alawi has a month to form a new government, which he will lead until early elections.
Mohammad Alawi has twice served as communications minister under former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.
The Indian Navy conducts a coastal security exercise ‘Matla Abhiyan’ in Calcutta
Indian Navy conducts 5-day coastal security exerciseMatla campaign‘In the Sundarbans Kolkata, West Bengal.
The exercise is aimed at raising awareness of coastal safety among the local community and understanding the complexities of navigating the waters of the Sundarbans delta.
During the exercise, the Navy communicates with the local community to raise awareness about coastal security and conduct activities to understand the complexities of navigation in the Sundarbans delta.
- Chief of Naval Staff: Admiral Karambir Singh
Deepa Malik has been elected President of the Paralympic Committee of India
Indian para-athlete and Padma Shri awardee Deepa Malik has been elected President of the Paralympic Committee of India.
From there, 49-year-old Deepa Malik Haryana The first Indian woman to win a medal in the Paralympic Games.
Deepa Malik has won Silver in the shot put F-53 event at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games.
Promod Agarwal took over as the Chairman of Coal India
Promod Agarwal has become the new Chairman and Managing Director (MD) of Coal India Limited (CIL).
Was its successor Anil Kumar Jha Who retired on 31st January 2020.
Promod Agarwal, a 1991 batch IAS officer, was the chief secretary of the Madhya Pradesh Department of Technical Education, Skill Development and Labor.
Gopal Bagle has been appointed Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka
Diplomat Shri Gopal Bagle has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka.
Gopal Bagle, a 1992 batch Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer. He has also served as the spokesperson for the Ministry of External Affairs and as India’s Deputy High Commissioner to Pakistan.
He is currently working as Joint Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister of India (PMO) at Bagle.
Bagle succeeds Taranjit Singh Sandhu In Sri Lanka.
NADA suspends weightlifter Ramshad AR for 2 years and wrestler Rabindra Kumar for 4 years
The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) has banned Indians Weightlifter Ramshad A.R. For 2 years after being convicted of violating anti-doping rules.
Indian Wrestler Rabindra Kumar NADA banned him for 4 years for failing a dope test.
Ajay Bisaria has been appointed as India’s next High Commissioner to Canada
Mr. Ajay Bisaria has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to Canada
Bisaria is going to be transferred As a development Who has served as India’s High Commissioner to Canada.
Bisaria is an IFS (Indian Overseas Service) Batch Officer 1987. He has previously served as India’s High Commissioner to Pakistan.