PIB (6/05/2020): UPSC Current affairs to prepare for UPSC Exam

Indian Navy launches Operation “Samudra Setu”

  • Indian Navy has launched Operation “Samudra Setu” – signifying “Ocean Bridge”, as a piece of national exertion to repatriate Indian residents from abroad.
  • Indian Naval Ships Jalashwa and Magar are directly enroute to the port of Malè, Republic of Maldives to start clearing activities from 08 May 2020 as a major aspect of Phase-1. 
  • The Government has been intently observing the circumstance concerning the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on our residents abroad. The Indian Navy has been coordinated to make reasonable arrangements for their departure via ocean. 

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PIB (5/05/2020): UPSC Current affairs to prepare for UPSC Exam

Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal holds video conference with promoters of cold chain projects

  • Union Minister of Food Processing Industries Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal held a video meeting on fourth May 2020 with the advertisers of the finished Integrated Cold Chain Projects upheld by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries in the State of Maharashtra. 
  • Minister of State for FPI, Sh. Rameshwar Teli was likewise present in the gathering. The advertisers of 38 virus chain ventures took part in the Video Conference. The advertisers connected with the Union Minister of Food Processing Industries and shared their experience picking up/issues and looked into finishing the undertakings. 
  • Further, the advertisers shared the difficulties in running the virus chain ventures during the lockdown time frame. Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal stressed on the need to use the aggregate quality of the Integrated Cold Chain system to adapt up to the COVID-19 emergency that has represented a genuine test to the current gracefully chain of nourishment items. 

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