Top Current Affairs 25 April 2023 at Sarkari-exam
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Top Current Affairs 25 April 2023
1) Karnataka has bagged the national award for the best implementation of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY), a crop subsidy insurance scheme, for the year 2022-23.
CM :- Basavaraj Bommai
Nagarhole National Park
Bandipur National Park
Kudremukh National Park
Language – Kannada
Formation – 1 November 1956
Port :- New Mangalore Port
Anshi National Park
Bannerghata National Park
2) Wing Commander Deepika Misra became the first woman officer in the Indian Air Force to be presented a gallantry award.
➨ She was conferred a Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry) for an act of “exceptional courage” displayed during a flood relief operation in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
3) According to Hurun’s Global Unicorn Index 2023, India consolidated its top 3 spots with 68 unicorns, led by online educator BYJU’S worth $22 billion, on-demand delivery company Swiggy and fantasy sports platform Dream11 each worth $8 billion.
4) N Biren Singh, the Chief Minister of Manipur, inaugurated the five-year HUN Thadou Cultural Festival 2023 in the Kangpokpi district.
➨CM :- Nongthombam Biren Singh
➨Lai Haraoba, Sangai Festival
➨Yaoshang , Porag Festival
➨Keibul-Lamjao National Park
5) Union home minister Amit Shah inaugurated the first national conference of Anti Narcotics Task Force (ANTF) heads of states and Union Territories (UTs) in Delhi to crack down on sale of psychotropic substances and expedite cases registered under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act.
6) The Central government approved the National Quantum Mission with a budget provision of Rs 6003 crores to nurture and scale up scientific and industrial research and development in quantum technology.
7) Karnataka Bank has appointed Sekhar Rao as interim managing director and CEO following the completion of the term of the incumbent CEO.
8) The prestigious Santokbaa Humanitarian Award has been conferred on a notable engineer, innovator, educationist and sustainable development reformist Sonam Wangchuk.
9) Former Air Force vice chief and ace fighter pilot, Air Marshal Sandeep Singh, has been appointed the new Military Advisor to National Security Council.
10) The UAE and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) have signed an agreement to establish the AIIB’s Interim Operational Hub in Abu Dhabi Global Market.
11) For the fourth year in a row, Rajasthan topped the country in terms of persondays generation under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme .
➨ In 2022-23, Rajasthan generated 35.61 crore persondays at a total cost of Rs 10,175 crore under the scheme.
Governor – Kalraj Mishra
➭Ranthambore National Park
➭Keoladeo Ghana National Park
➭Sariska National Park.
➭ Kumbhalgarh Fort
12) The Kerala government launched a project for reviving the sports culture in the State by opening quality playgrounds in every panchayat of the southern state.
➠Idukki Dam on Periyar River
➠Kumarakom National Park
➠Anamudi Shola National Park
➠Eravikulam National Park
➠Silent Valley National Park