Current Affairs One-Liner: 4th February 2021

Published on February 04, 2021
  • ‘Aatmanirbharta’: It is named as the Hindi word of the year 2020 by Oxford.
  • Important Days and Themes: 4th Feb 2021: World Cancer Day 
    •  Theme for 2021: ‘I am and I will’
    • 4th Feb 2021: International Day of Human Fraternity 
    • Theme for 2021: ‘A Pathway to the Future’
  • ‘Stardust 1.0’: It is the name of Biofuel Rocket. It was launched by US-based startup named ‘BluShift Aerospace’ from Loring Commerce Centre in Maine, US. The ‘Stardust 1.0’ is the world’s first commercial rocket launch which is powered by biofuel.
Current Affairs One-Liner: 4th February 2021
  • Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated HAL’s 2nd Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) - Tejas production line in Bengaluru.
  • Static Part: 
    • HQ of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL): Bengaluru 
    • Chairman and MD of HAL: R Madhavan
  • ‘Pragyan Bharati’ Scheme: It was launched by the Assam Government. The scheme aims to offer monetary support to College Students of the state. Under this scheme, Rs. 1500 to each of the college student will be given to purchasing the textbooks. Also, Rs 161 crore will be provided for free admissions to around 4 lakh students.
  • Static Part: 
    • Wild Life Sanctuaries in Assam: Amchang WLS, Bornadi WLS, Laokhowa WLS, Garampani WLS, Deepor Beel WLS, Bura Chapori WLS, Sonai Rupai WLS
  • ‘Bhasha Gourab’ Scheme: It was launched by the Assam Government. The scheme aims to offer monetary support to Literary Bodies of the state. Under this scheme, the Assam government will provide 21 Sahitya Sabha’s (Literary Bodies) with the Rs 43 crore as a contribution to their capital funds. Until now, 600 writers have also received Rs. 50,000 each to help the students in their literary activities.
  • Static Part: 
    •  Folk Dance of Assam: Bihu dance, Bagurumba, Bhortal Dance, Jhumur dance
  • Awards and Recognition: AR Rahman (Music Composer) and Saidapet Hari Krishnan (Social Activist): They are awarded 4th edition of Alert Being Icon Awards by the NGO ALERT for their Good Samaritan work.
  • Democracy Index 2020
  • Appointments and Resignations on 4th February 2021
  • FedFirst – Children Saving Account
  • India’s First Centre for CWCM to be Setup in Chennai
  • Guidelines for LPCC by AMCs—By SEBI

Question: 

Q.1 Which state launched ‘Pragyan Bharati’ Scheme?
a. Uttarakhand
b. Maharashtra
c. Assam
d. West Bengal

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