Daily Gk update: 1st April 2020, Daily Current Affairs

Daily GK Update: 1 April 2020, Daily Current Affairs 2020:

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National (Current Affairs)

Utkal Diwas or Odisha day is observed on 1 April

Utkal Diwas or Odisha day is observed on 1 April

  • Utkal Diwas, meaning Odisha day, is observed on 1 April in Odisha every year. The day marks the formation of the state in the year 1936. The day remembers the contributions and sacrifices made by the people of Odisha.
  • Utkal Diwas is celebrated in many cities, towns in India and abroad where people from Odisha reside.

Note: About Odisha

  • Capital: Bhubaneswar
  • Governor: Ganeshi Lal
  • Chief minister: Naveen Patnaik

Banking and Financial

Affordable housing firm Aavas gets $60m ADB loan

Affordable housing firm Aavas gets $60m ADB loan

  • The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed an agreement to lend up to $60 million to Aavas Financiers Ltd , a housing finance company in India, to improve access to housing finance for lower-income borrowers, particularly women.

S&P further slashes India’s growth forecast to 3.5% from 5.2% for FY21

S&P further slashes India's growth forecast to 3.5% from 5.2% for FY21

  • S&P Global Ratings has further slashed India’s growth forecast to 3.5% for the coming fiscal from a previous downgrade to 5.2% on 30th March.
  • It cited declining credit quality due to rising defaults resulting from a demand slump as the Covid-19 outbreak persisted in many countries.

Appointment and Resign

Paytm Money CEO Pravin Jadhav resigns

Paytm Money CEO Pravin Jadhav resigns

  • The MD & CEO of Paytm Money Pravin Jadhav has resigned. Jadhav was involved with Paytm Money since June 2017 as its first member and saw its rise to 40 million users.

Sport

China to host Asian Youth Games in 2021

China to host Asian Youth Games in 2021

  • The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) on 1st April said that the coastal city of Shantou in southern China will remain as hosts of the third Asian Youth Games that will be held from November 20 to 28, 2021.
  • “The OCA while maintaining a very strict isolation policy is still continuing its activity and liaising with the various Asian Games Organizing Committee to ensure that the preparations for the Games are not hindered.
    Note: list of Upcoming Game
  • 31th Southeast Asian Games [2021]- Vietnam (Hanoi)
  • 12th Cricket World Cup (Women) [2021]– New Zealand
  • 19th Fina World Aquatics (Swimming) Championship [2021]- Japan (Fukuoka)
  • 22th FIFA (Men) World Cup football [2022]- Qatar (Doha)

Obituary

Arjun Dev: A legendary historian passes away

Arjun Dev: A legendary historian passes away

  • Professor Arjun Dev, the legendary educationist and historian, a kind, gentle and generous but extremely brave man, passed away.
  • Arjun spent the better part of his academic life working as a historian at the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT). In partnership with Indira he wrote a number of extremely popular textbooks for the NCERT on Modern and Contemporary India and the World.

Princess Maria Teresa of Spain becomes first royal to die from COVID-19

Princess Maria Teresa of Spain becomes first royal to die from COVID-19

  • Spanish Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Parma has become the first royal to pass away due to Covid-19 complications. the 86-year-old was a cousin of Spain’s King Felipe VI.

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