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.

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PM launches GNFC’s cashless/less cash township model across 12 States

i. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched in Nagpur, a cashless/less cash township model, developed by Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd (GNFC), across 81 townships in 12 States. 
ii. These townships will deliver 2.5 lakh cashless transactions per day, translating into 9 crore cashless transactions in a year. 
iii. GNFC’s township at Bharuch in Gujarat became India’s first cashless township after demonetization.




➤➤Income Tax department launches ‘Operation Clean Money-II’

i. The Income Tax department has launched the second phase of the ‘Operation Clean Money’ to investigate over 60,000 individuals with an aim to detect black money generation post demonetisation. 
ii. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), the policy-making body of the income tax department has detected the flow of black money into the banks amounting to over Rs 9,334 crore between November 9, 2016 and February 28, 2017. 


➤➤Nepal, China hold first ever military exercise

i. Nepal and China will hold the first-ever joint military exercise named ‘Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ from 17 April 2017 with a special focus on combating terror and disaster management. 
ii. Sagarmatha is the Nepali name of Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak, that is bordering between Nepal and China. 


➧Points to remember-


  • PM Narendra Modi launched in Nagpur a cashless/less cash township model
  • Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd is full form of GNFC
  • GNFC’s township at Bharuch in Gujarat became India’s first cashless township
  • IT department has launched ‘Operation Clean Money-II’
  • Operation Clean Money is launched with an aim to detect black money 
  • The first phase of ‘Operation Clean Money’ was launched on January 31, 2017
  • The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) is the policy-making body of the income tax department
  • Nepal and China will hold the first-ever joint military exercise named ‘Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ 
  • Sagarmatha is the Nepali name of Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak
  • Nepal capital is Kathmandu and currency is Nepalese Rupee
  • China capital is Beijing and currency is Renminbi/Yuan.
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