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One Liners of the Day, 15 February 2019

National

  • The continuation of sub-schemes under “Umbrella programme for development of Scheduled Tribes” was approved till – 31 March 2020
  • The ‘Registration of Marriage of Non-Resident Indian (NRI) Bill, 2019’ will insert this section in ‘Code of Criminal Procedure-1973’ - Section 86A.
  • The Credit Linked Capital Subsidy and Technology Up-gradation Scheme (CLCS-TUS) was approved for the MSMEs with a total outlay of - Rs. 2900 crore.
  • Under the Mukhyamantri Vridhajan Pension Yojna by Bihar government, all people above 60 years of age will get - 400 rupees monthly.
  • The ‘Rajasthan Backward Classes Amendment Bill-2019’ was passed to provide 5% quota in jobs to - Gurjars, Banjaras, Gadia Lohars, Raikas and Gadaria.

International

  • The military Exercise 'Cobra Gold 2019' was organized in - Thailand.

Sports

  • This woman cricket player won the Shiv Chhatrapati State Sports Award by Maharashtra Government - Smriti Mandhana.

Person In News

  • This Indian historian won 'Dan David Award-2019' in Israel - Sanjay Subrahmanyam.

General Knowledge

  • The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) established in the year - 1934.
  • Head office of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) - Mumbai.
  • First Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) - Sir Osborne Smith (1 April 1935 - 30 June 1937).
  • First Indian Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) - Sir C. D. Deshmukh (11 August 1943 - 30 June 1949).

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