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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 6 March 2017

Mar 6, 2017 17:51 IST

6 March 2017: The one liner of 3rd March covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like Smart Mosquito Density System, GDP growth target for 2017 at a 25-year low and GDP growth target for 2017 at a 25-year low among others.

• The government of this State proposed a Smart Mosquito Density System to fight vector-borne diseases – Andhra Pradesh

• The women’s singles title at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships 2017 was won by - Elina Svitolina

• Identify the country that pegged its GDP growth target for 2017 at a 25-year low - China

• The men’s singles title at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships 2017 was won by – Andy Murray

• Scientists of this country developed the first all-solid-state battery cells recently – The USA

• The Union government has launched the first-ever across-the-river survey to determine the population of aquatic life in – Ganga

• This city is going to host the three-day event, Destination North East 2017 – Chandigarh

• This historic ship, known as the world’s oldest aircraft carrier was decommissioned on 6 March 2017 – INS Viraat

• The Wildlife Institute of India is planning to use drones to monitor the habitat of – Tigers   

• The famous liver surgeon, who also performed first successful liver transplant on a human patient, passed away recently. His name is - Thomas E Starzl

• The West Bengal Government recently granted official language status to tribal language Kurukh. The language is – a Dravidian language

• The winner of the 2017 ATP Mexican Open Men’s Singles title is - Sam Querrey

• The w inners of the 2017 Dubai Tennis Championships Men’s Doubles title are - Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau

• West Bengal Clinical Establishments Bill, 2017 passed by state assembly will replace - West Bengal Clinical Establishments Bill, 2010

• Syed Shahabuddin, who died recently, was a - politician

• Country that fired several banned ballistic missiles into waters off its east coast recently - North Korea

• The two states that in March 2017 agreed to resume works on Shahpur Kandi Dam project are - Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir

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