Course: The Hindu in an Examination View Lesson: 3-1-2019 PRESENTED BY: DR.S.N.JAGADESH KUMAR
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Bill to allow voluntary use of Aadhaar ID introduced Bill in the Lok Sabha that will provide legal backing for voluntary seeding of biometric Aadhaar ID with mobile numbers and bank accounts WHAT DOES THIS BILL DOES? Under the proposed changes, an Aadhaar holder can opt for offline verification using a QR scan and will not require to share the actual Aadhaar number. WHY THIS BILL? after the Supreme Court barred mandatory use of the 12-digit unique identifier by private firms. proposed amendment Bill was in compliance with the Supreme Court's judgment and that there would be no infringement of privacy.
.government was ready with a data protection Bill and it would soon be introduced PROBLEMS: The Bill is premature because first we need enactment of data protection law violated the ruling that held the right to privacy to be a fundamental right under Article 21 of the Constitution DATA: Population:121 crores-2011 census .Aadhaar cards issued: 122.90 crores States with least coverage: . Assam-10.9% . Meghalaya-28.1% . Nagaland-57.5%
1. Share swap ratio for bank merger cleared first-ever three-way consolidation of banks in India, with the amalgamated entity emerging as the country's second largest public sector bank, Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank are transferor banks and BoB is the transferee bank. Largest merger-State Bank of India Merger - from April 1 New logo
. Train 18 may run this month . indigenously-built, semi high-speed train, successor to the Shatabdi series, can run at a speed of between 160 and 200 kmph. .Manufactured by the Integral Coach Factory, Chennai, at a cost of 2100 crore cover the distance between Delhi and Varanasi in eight hours, compared to over 11 hours
Rajya Sabha calendar chronicles changes over decades The 2019 Rajya Sabha calendar, launched by its Chairman and Vice-President of India Venkaiah Naidu, oer34r e17 qean the Rajya Sabha did not have a Leader of the Opposition (LoP) December 1969 that the position was first occupied by Shyam Nandan Mishra of the Congress. The office of the LoP in the Rajya Sabha's was formally created via an Act in 1977
longest serving LoP is former prime minister Manmohan Singh, with a tenure of six years. He also has the distinction of being the longest-serving Leader of the House, with a stint of ten years. six Rajya Sabha Chairmen who have gone onto become the President of India . Lal Bahadur Shashtri, India's second Prime Minister, was the first Leader of the House to lead the executive
Union Cabinet clears panel to promote Assam's cultural identit Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the setting up of a high-level committee for implementation of Clause 6 of the Assam Accord which provides for constitutional, legislative and administrative safeguards to protect, preserve and promote the cultural, social, linguistic identity and heritage of Assam reserving Assembly seats for indigenous communities in the State. .Clause 6 of the Assam Accord has not been fully implemented even almost 35 years after the accord was signed. .The Cabinet, therefore, approved the setting up of a high level committee to suggest constitutional, legislative and administrative safeguards as envisaged in Clause 6 of the Assam Accord
. Assam agitation of 1979-1985, the accord was signed on 15 August, 1985. Clause 6 envisaged that appropriate constitutional, legislative and administrative safeguards, shall be provided to protect, preserve and promote the cultural, social, linguistic identity and heritage of the Assamese people. BODO COMMUNITY: The Bodo Accord was signed in 2003 which resulted in the establishment of a Bodoland Territorial Council under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution of India. establishment of a Bodo Museum-cum-language cultural study center, modernisation of the existing All India Radio station Doordarshan Kendra at Kokrajhar naming a superfast train as Aronai Express
DATA: . As on March 31,2018, about 102 billion pieces of banknotes were in circulation, having a value of 218 trillion This comprised? 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 2000 notes, including the new series being issued since November 2016. . The new 20 note is expected to be released soon.
Dr Jagadesh Kumar
,M.B.B.S.,Now doing PG in MD Radiation Oncology at Madras Medical College,Chennai.Cleared NEET PG,TNPG,UPSC GDMO.