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India This Week: 30 January – 05 February 2017

Feb 7, 2017 14:44 IST

India this week is a section provided by Jagranjosh.com to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events that occurred between 30 January and 05 February 2017. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

30 January

• Task Force to prepare Action Plan for next three Olympic Games constituted

• North East Investors Summit 2017 concluded in Shillong

• Anti-Leprosy Day observed on 30 January 2017

• India Post gets Payments Bank licence from RBI

• Budget 2017 session of the Parliament has begun

• Dushyant Chautala appointed President of Table Tennis Federation of India

• Union Government launches Sparsh Leprosy Awareness Campaign

• Supreme Court appoints Committee of Administrators headed by Vinod Rai to run BCCI

• Meghalaya’s first ever Apparel and Garment Centre inaugurated at Ampati

31 January

• Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented Economic Survey 2016-17

• Vampire star caught in the act by Indian space observatory ASTROSAT

• Rajasthan and Telangana win eGov awards

• Mt Everest to be remeasured by Survey of India

• Rupak Kumar Dutta appointed as DGP of Karnataka

01 February

• RBI lifted restrictions on ATM withdrawal limit

• Union Budget 2017-18 presented in Lok Sabha

• 31st Surajkund International Crafts Mela has begun

• Former Union Minister E Ahamed passes away

• Neeti Mohan to collaborate with UN for a music album

• 19th Bharat Rang Mahotsav begins in New Delhi

• Eminent theatre personality Asim Basu passes away

• Indian Institutes of Information Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2017 approved

• India, World Bank signed USD 201.50 million Financing Agreement for TEQIP III

02 February

• NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant launches India Innovation Index

• Union Government eases rules for clearance of non-polluting industrial projects

03 February

• Centre of Integrative Oncology inaugurated in Haryana

• Venkaiah Naidu Inaugurated the 3-day Visakha Utsav in Visakhapatnam

• Former CBI Director Joginder Singh passes away

05 February

• If you don't vote, you have no right to blame government: SC

• Vijay Goel lays foundation stone for first–ever training centre for differently-abled sportsmen in Gandhi Nagar

• Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launches CMSGUY in Guwahati

• Sasikala Natarajan appointed Legislative Party leader of AIADMK

• Union Government launches measles-rubella vaccination drive

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