Current Affairs for SSC CGL /MTS /CPO Exam 2017

Dear Students, In SSC CGL /MTS / CPO Tier-I GA section , questions are asked from current affairs as well. So, We’ve decided to provide “CURRENT AFFAIRS” of last one year. These notes will help you in GS/GK section a lot. We wish you all the very best for your upcoming exam.

Suresh Prabhu Launched ‘Vistadome’ Coaches 

i. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu launched India’s First Train With Glass Ceiling, LED Lights And Rotable Seats in ‘Vistadome’ Coaches.

ii. He has flagged off the train with Vistadome coaches between Visakhapatnam and Araku through video conferencing from Rail Sadan in Bhubaneswar.iii. He Inaugurated the Life Line Express at Sindhudurg, Maharashtra of Konkan Railway.

➤➤PM Modi inaugurated Link-II of SAUNI project in Botad, Gujarat

i. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated phase-I of the Link-II pipeline canal of the ambitious Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation (SAUNI) Yojana in Botad district of Gujarat.

ii. This will be the second milestone in the Rs 12,000 crore project to pump Narmada water in 115 dams of arid Saurashtra region after the PM dedicated to public phase-I of the Link-I canal in August 2016.

➤➤President inaugurated Kempegowda festival in New Delhi

i. President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the Kempegowda Festival in New Delhi.

ii. The festival is organized by the Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Foundation.

➤➤Gayatri Pullela wins twin crown at Pembangunan Jaya Raya Junior Grand Prix

i. National Badminton coach Pullela Gopichand’s daughter Gayatri Pullela has bagged both the singles and doubles crown at the Pembangunan Jaya Raya Junior Grand Prix in Jakarta.

ii. Gayatri eked out a hard-fought win over her doubles partner Samiya Farooqui to win the girls U-15 singles title.iii. She later teamed up with Samiya to clinch the U-15 doubles title with a straight-game 21-17, 21-15 win over Indonesian pair of Kelly Larissa and Shelandry Vyola.

➧Points to remember-

  • India’s First Train With Glass Ceiling, LED Lights And Rotable Seats in ‘Vistadome‘ Coaches has been launched by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu
  • The train is running between Visakhapatnam and Araku 
  • Inaugurated the Life Line Express at Sindhudurg, Maharashtra.
  • PM Modi inaugurated phase-I of the Link-II pipeline canal of SAUNI Yojana
  • Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation is full form of SAUNI
  • Gayatri Pullela wins twin crown at Pembangunan Jaya Raya Junior Grand Prix in Jakarta
  • Samiya Farooqui was her doubles partner
  • Gayatri Pullela is the daughter  of National Badminton coach Pullela Gopichand

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