Current Affairs 05th July 2017 – GK Today
1.The Union Environment Minister , Harsha Vardhan has launched a month long plantation drive ” Van Mahotsav ” at Ram Lila Park in New Delhi.
2.The ” Dree Festival ” of Apatati community is celebrated in Arunchal Pradesh.
3.The Karnataka government has launched the ” Elevate 100 ” scheme to identify and nurture innovative start-ups.
4.IPS Officer Somesh Goyal has been appointed as the new DGP of Himachal Pradesh.
5.The Union government has sanctioned Rs.107 crore for tourism development in Puducherry.
6.The 22nd Asian Athletics Championships has kicked off at Kalinga Satdium in Odisha.
7.The Union ministry of Power has announced that about 97% of the total outstanding debt of all state power distribution companies has been covered under the Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana.
8.Pradeep Kumar Rawat has been appointed as the next ambassador of India to Indonesia.
9.The 10th session of India-Jordan Trades and Economic Joint Committee (TEJC) meeting was held in New Delhi.
10.The 5th meeting of BRICS Education ministers was held in Beijing , China.