Daily Current Affairs 7 June 2022 – UPSC/SSC/Bank/CTET

Daily Current Affairs 7 June 2022: Current affairs are information about recent events of public importance such as political, economic, and domestic and international affairs. The word “current” is to make it clear that the events should be seen as happening now or within the recent past (as opposed to history, which is talking about …

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Asia’s largest brackish water lagoon contains 176 fishing cats (TFCP)

According to a census conducted by the Chilika Development Authority (CDA) in partnership with the Fishing Cat Project, the Chilika Lake, Asia’s largest brackish water lagoon contains 176 fishing cats (TFCP). This is the first time a fishing cat population has been estimated outside of a protected area network. About twice the size of a …

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Ex SAMPRITI-X is being held at Jashore Military Station

A joint military training exercise called Ex SAMPRITI-X is being held at Jashore Military Station in Bangladesh from June 5 to 16, 2022, as part of the ongoing India-Bangladesh bilateral defense cooperation. Exercise SAMPRITI is an important bilateral defense cooperation endeavor conducted alternately by both countries which aim to strengthen and widen the aspects of …

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Satellite-based Vehicle Monitoring System (VMS)

An ambitious effort to install the satellite-based Vehicle Monitoring System (VMS) for small fishing vessels (less than 20 meters) across the country’s coastline is still to be rolled out as the Quad grouping looks to track and address illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the Indo-Pacific. Despite pilot studies being conducted, the project, conceived …

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3 out of every 4 river monitoring sites in India had alarming levels of heavy toxic metals

According to the Centre for Science and Environment’s State of Environment Report, 2022, 3 out of every 4 river monitoring sites in India had alarming levels of heavy toxic metals such as lead, iron, nickel, cadmium, arsenic, chromium, and copper (CSE). The report is an annual compendium of environment-development data and is derived from public …

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Agni-4, an Intermediate-Range ballistic missile, was successfully tested

On June 6, 2022, a successful training launch of an Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile, Agni-4, was carried out from APJ Abdul Kalam Island in Odisha. The successful test was carried out as part of the Strategic Forces Command’s routine user training launches. The launch confirmed all operational parameters as well as the system’s reliability. The test’s …

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The Vice President praises the economic ties between India and Qatar

Vice President of India praises India-Qatar economic ties and urges the creation of an enabling environment and greater collaborative efforts for mutual gain. Vice President launched the “India-Qatar Start-Up bridge” that aims to link the start-up ecosystems of the two countries. Underlining that India has been fostering an environment of innovation, he noted that India …

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Special Session of both houses of Uttar Pradesh Legislature

Special Session of both houses of Uttar Pradesh Legislature: On June 6, 2022, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, President of India, addressed the special session of both houses of the Uttar Pradesh Legislature in Lucknow. What is Special Session? A special session (sometimes known as an exceptional session) is a period in which the legislature meets …

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