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One Liners of the Day, 30 July 2021

Important day

  • Theme of 2021 World Day Against Trafficking in Persons (30 July) – Victims’ Voices Lead the Way”.
  • International Day of Friendship - 30 July.

International

  • Year 2021 - International Year of Peace and Trust; International Year of Creative Economy for Sustainable Development; International Year of Fruits and Vegetables; International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour.

National

  • At an altitude of 19,300 feet, the Border Road Organisation (BRO) has completed the ______ by constructing a world's tallest motorway and longest road in the world under ‘Project Himank’ near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) adjoining eastern Ladakh - Umling-La pass.
  • India now has 40 UNESCO’s world heritage sites and is ____ on the list of countries with the most sites - Sixth.
  • _____ in collaboration with Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Ministry of Education, announced the launch of the ‘AI For All’ initiative with the purpose of creating a basic understanding of artificial intelligence (AI) for everyone in India - Intel.
  • The union government has decided to give 27% reservation to other backward class (OBC) category and 10% reservation to economically weaker section (EWS) in - Undergraduate and postgraduate medical / dental courses (MBBS / MD / MS / Diploma / BDS / MDS).
  • The _____ has become the first government body in the national capital to completely switch to electric vehicles - Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC).
  • 14 Tiger Reserves in India, which received the accreditation of the Global Conservation Assured|Tiger Standards (CA|TS) - Manas, Kaziranga and Orang (in Assam), Satpura, Kanha and Panna (in Madhya Pradesh), Pench (in Maharashtra), Valmiki Tiger Reserve (in Bihar), Dudhwa (in Uttar Pradesh), Sunderbans (in West Bengal), Parambikulam (in Kerala), Bandipur Tiger Reserve (in Karnataka) and Mudumalai and Anamalai Tiger Reserve (in Tamil Nadu).
  • NTPC Renewable Energy Ltd (NTPC REL) will set up India’s first Green Hydrogen Fuelling Station in - Leh, Ladakh.
  • The Central government on 28 July 2021 launched the "______" to improve logistics efficiency, reduce logistics cost, and promote multi-modality and sustainability in a big way - Secured Logistics Document Exchange.

Sports

  • _____ lifted a combined 364 kg to break his own world record in the 73kg weightlifting event at 2020 Tokyo Olympic - Shi Zhiyong (China).
  • ________ won gold in the first-ever men's Olympic 800-meter freestyle swimming - Bobby Finke (USA).

State Current Affairs

  • Winner of the Maharashtra Bhushan award for the year 2021 - Asha Bhosle (playback singer).
  • Union home minister Amit Shah laid the foundation stone of Vindhyachal Corridor project in – Mirzapur, U.P.
  • Maharashtra Cabinet has decided to set up a permanent National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) camp at the flood-affected Mahad area in - Raigad district.
  • The _____ Cabinet decided to constitute a Police Commission to recommend measures for improvement in policing system, their activities and deployment in the state - Assam.
  • On 29 July 2021, the Rajasthan government's industries department and the Rajasthan State Industrial Development and Investment Corporation (RIICO) launch the ''_____'' campaign to promote aspiring exporters in the state - Mission Niryatak Bano.
  • The _____ government will launch Rajiv Gandhi Gramin Bhoomihin Krishi Majdoor Nyay Yojana, under which the families which do not possess agriculture land and are dependent on agri labour or MGNREGA work (for livelihood) in rural areas will be given assistance of Rs. 6,000 per year - Chhattisgarh.

Science & Technology

  • The government of India has launched an instant messaging platform called '_____', which is an Indian alternative to the popular global messaging service WhatsApp - 'Sandes'.

General Knowledge

  • Sunderban Tiger Reserve is located in - West Bengal.
  • Periyar Tiger Reserve is located in - Kerala.
  • Sariska Tiger Reserve is located in - Rajasthan.
  • Buxa Tiger Reserve is located in - West Bengal.
  • Indravati Tiger Reserve is located in - Chattisgarh.

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