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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 6 April 2017

Apr 6, 2017 17:45 IST

6 April 2017: The one liner of 6th April covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like Shunglu committee report, National Board for Electric Mobility and tree-dwelling crab named Kani Maranjandu among others.

• Chairman of the newly constituted National Board for Electric Mobility - Girish Shankar

• Gilbert Baker, who passed away recently, was the creator of - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Rainbow Flag

• Union Cabinet recently approved closure of - Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana

• This state’s government is planning on setting up 6 AIIMS like institutes and 25 medical colleges in the next 5 years - Uttar Pradesh

• This country successfully test-fired a home developed ballistic missile recently that can hit any part of North Korea- South Korea

• NASA announced a three-month extension to the space term of this International space station crew member- Peggy Whitson

• The Union Cabinet led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the signing of the Air Services Agreement (ASA) between India and this country- Georgia

• Scientists recently discovered a new species of tree-dwelling crab named Kani Maranjandu in Western Ghats area of - Kerala

• The country that recently officially recognized bitcoin as legal money is – Japan

• The CMD of Quatrro recently appointed as the Chairman of the National Association of Software and Services Companies is - Raman Roy

• The person who recently assumed the charge as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of IDBI Bank is - Mahesh Kumar Jain

• The Union Cabinet in April 2017 approved the agreement for fairway development of Ashuganj-Zakiganj stretch of Kushiyara River with - Bangladesh

• The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the agreement on Audio Visual Co-Production with - Bangladesh

• The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the MoU on Cooperation in the field of Mass Media with - Bangladesh

• The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved signing of MoU in the field of judicial sector cooperation with - Bangladesh

• International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) was observed across the world on - 6 April 2017

• The three-member committee that in its report has pointed out gross abuse of power by the city government is – Shunglu committee

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