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Top Most 5th June 2020 Current Affairs


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5th June 2020 Current Affairs

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Ques: 1 Who wins Regional Award for Asia in 2020 Commonwealth short story prize?

Ans- Indian writer Kritika Pandey

About Kritika Pandey

She is 29-year-old Indian Writer (from Ranchi,Jharkhand)
  Story Name- The Great Indian Tea and Snakes (above love in an age of hatred and prejudice)

Commonwealth Story Prize

Eligibility: Citizens of commonwealth nations aged 18 and above are eligible for this prize.

Prize: The award is awarded to the 5 regional winners and overall  winner is selected among them., the cash prize of this Regional Award is Rs. 2.4 lakh and Overall award prize is Rs. 5.7 lakh, these winning stories written in the literacy magazine “Granta”. The overall winner for the 2020 Commonwealth short story will be announced on June 30.

Headquarter – London, United Kingdom

Ques-2 Minimum Support Price (MSP) for kharif crops Season 2020-21 is


The Highest increase in MSP is proposed for Nigerseed (Rs  755 per quintal) followed by sesamum (Rs 370 per quintal), urad (Rs 300 per quintal) and cotton (long staple) (Rs 275 per quintal). The Kharif Season starts from June/July and end in September/October.

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CROPS


MSP for Kharif 2020-21

(Rs per quintal)
Increase in MSP
Paddy (Common)
1,868
53
Tur(Arhar)
6,000
200
Moong
7,196
146
Jowar (Maldandi)
2,640
70
Bajra

2,150
150
Ragi
3,295
145
 Maiz e
1,850
90

About MSP
It stands for Minimum Support Price (MSP) is a kind of guarantee of a minimum price for the agricultural produce in India, The MSP is announced by the Government of India at the beginning of the sowing season for some crops to protect the producers means farmers- against acute fall in price during bumper production years.



Ques:3  CSIR-CMERI Durgapur developed ……………..amid rising cases of COVID-19?

Ans: New Indigenous Ventilators

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 CSIR-CMERI stands for Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-CMERI) Durgapur

These indigenous ventilators developed by team comprising Dr Anupam Sinha, Sanjay Hansdah, Kalyan Chatterjee, and Avinash Yadav. The new ventilator was unveiled in the presence of Prof. (Dr) Harish Hirani (Director, CSIR-CMERI) and Dr Arunangshu Ganguly, (Chairman and Managing Director, Health World Hospitals Pvt Ltd, Durgapur).

Cost is around 80,000-90,000, It will be further upgraded to meet the requirements of various  other patient’s parameters.
About CSIR-CMERI-
 Formation- 26 February 1958
Location- Durgapur, West Bengal
Director- Prof.(Dr.) Harish Hirani
Motto- yantra mewasmaakam man

Even after making so many ventilators, there are only 300+ ventilators in a big city as well as capital of India (Delhi).


       Ques:4 Who appointed as Confederation of Indian  Industry (CII) President?

Ans- Uday Kotak

He is currently Managing Director and CEO of Kotal Mahindra Bank

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About CII

Established in -1895

Headquarter- New Delhi

President-Uday Kotak

Vice President- Sanjiv Bajaj

Ques: 4 Who  took additional charge as CMD of Nation Fertilizers Limited?

Virendra Nath Datt

He was also on the board of Mahanagar Gas Ltd, Mumbai (Maharashtra).


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About NFL

It is an Indian state owned producer of chemical fertilizers, organic fertilizers, and Industrial chemicals. It was the second largest producer of fertilizer in India.

Ques: 5  World Bicycle Day observed on

Ans:June 3 2020

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Purpose

To promote the use of bicycles as a sustainable development  programme to promote road safety, health, prevention of diseases, and strengthen mental health.
It declared on June 3 2018 by UN General Assembly.


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