13th November 2020 Current Affairs


Here is the every day GK replace of thirteenth November 2020 masking the next information headlines: Aatma Nirbhar Madhya Pradesh, Project Air Care, Sandalwood Museum.

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State News

1. MP govt launches ‘Roadmap to Aatma Nirbhar Madhya Pradesh’

  • Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan has launched a roadmap to “Aatma Nirbhar Madhya Pradesh 2023” by means of a digital occasion.
  • Under the roadmap, a particular focus might be on well being and schooling within the state.
  • Four seminars had been performed on bodily infrastructure, good governance, well being and schooling to arrange the roadmap of the state.
  • On the premise of the inputs acquired by the consultants within the seminar, the roadmap of Aatma Nirbhar Madhya Pradesh has been ready.
  • Economy and employment can even be main focus areas and small and cottage industries might be motivated.
  • A community of hospitals might be established within the state specializing in the well being sector.

Important takeaways for all aggressive exams:

  • Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan; Governor: Anandiben Patel.

2. Haryana CM Launches ‘Project Air Care’ in Gurgaon

  • Haryana Chief Minister (CM), Manohar Lal Khattar has just about unveiled ‘Project Air Care’ to fight rising Air Pollution in Gurgaon.
  • 65 Wing Augmentation Air Purifying Units (WAYU) could be arrange at areas with excessive Air Quality Indices (AQI) in Gurgaon to enhance the air high quality.
  • The Air Purifiers have been developed by CSIR-NEERI (Council of Scientific & Industrial Research-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute), IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Bombay.
  • The undertaking is a results of a public-private partnership between Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) and GSK (GlaxoSmithKline) Consumer Healthcare.

Important takeaways for all aggressive exams:

  • Haryana Capital: Chandigarh.
  • Haryana Governor: Satyadev Narayan Arya.
  • Haryana Chief Minister: Manohar Lal Khattar.
  • Haryana Festivals/Fair: Surajkund International Fair, Pinjore Heritage Festival, Gopal-Mochan Fair, Masani Fair, Gugga Naumi Festival.
  • Haryana Dances: Dhamaal, Ghoomar, Gugga, Khoria, Loor, Phaag.

3. Karnataka’s Mysuru to Get India’s First Sandalwood Museum

  • India’s first Sandalwood Museum is being established in Aranya Bhavan in Ashokapuram, Mysuru, Karnataka.
  • The museum is ready up by the Regional Forest Department to teach farmers in regards to the significance of cultivation of sandalwood.
  • This can even present technical assist, info on the supply of saplings, advertising amenities, pest management measures, incentives and schemes offered for sandalwood growers by the federal government.

Important takeaways for all aggressive exams:

  • Chief Minister of Karnataka: B.S. Yediyurappa; Governor: Vajubhai Vala.

Economy News

4. Moody’s tasks India GDP for 2020 at -8.9%

  • Rating Agency Moody’s has projected the GDP of India at -8.9% for the calendar yr 2020.
  • Earlier this was projected at -9.6%. Apart from this, India’s GDP progress for Calendar yr 2021 is projected at 8.6% by Moody’s from 8.1% earlier.

Important takeaways for all aggressive exams:

  • Headquarters of Moody’s: NewYork, United States.
  • President & CEO of Moody’s: Raymond W. McDaniel, Jr.

Books and Authors

5. Sonu Sood’s autobiography to be titled ‘I Am No Messiah’

  • An actor, producer and humanitarian, Sonu Sood is ready to pen his autobiography titled “I Am No Messiah”.
  • The e-book might be co-authored by Meena Iyer. The e-book will account the expertise of Sonu Sood throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The e-book is ready to be printed by Penguin Random House India and launched in December 2020.
  • The e-book will characteristic the tales he heard and his interactions with the migrants and others. Sonu Sood will share the experiences which impacted his life and altered his outlook and his objective of life.
  • Sonu Sood narrates his emotional experiences and the challenges he confronted together with the individuals he rescued throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

6. A New Book on Gulzar “Boskiyana” by Radhakrishna Prakashan

  • ‘Boskiyana’, a brand new Hindi e-book on Gulzar, veteran Indian poet-lyricist has been printed by Radhakrishna Prakashan.
  • The e-book portrays the lifetime of Gulzar by means of his movies, poetry, philosophies, life-style, likes and dislikes.
  • The 228- web page e-book is edited and compiled by Yashwant Vyas. ‘Boskiyana’ is the identify of the home of Gulzar in Mumbai.

Important Days

7. World Kindness Day: 13 November

  • World Kindness Day is noticed globally on thirteenth November yearly.
  • The day is widely known to spotlight good deeds in the neighborhood specializing in the optimistic energy and the frequent thread of kindness which binds us.
  • World Kindness Day was first celebrated in 1998 by The World Kindness Movement. The theme for the 2020 World Kindness day is Kindness: The World We Make – Inspire Kindness.

8. National Ayurveda Day 2020

  • National Ayurveda Day is being noticed yearly from 2016, on the day of Dhanwantri Jayanti.
  • This yr the fifth Ayurveda Day falls on November 13, 2020.
  • The Potential function of Ayurveda within the administration of the COVID-19 pandemic would be the focus of this yr’s ‘Ayurveda Day’ statement.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 2 future-ready Ayurveda establishments in Gujarat and Rajasthan, the Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda (ITRA) at Jamnagar in Gujarat and the National Institute of Ayurveda (NIA) at Jaipur in Rajasthan on November 13.
  • These establishments are anticipated to play world management roles within the progress and improvement of Ayurveda within the twenty first century.


9. Bollywood actor Asif Basra passes away

  • Bollywood actor Asif Basra, who was recognized for his function within the latest thriller collection Paatal Lok, has handed away.
  • Apart from this, Basra had appeared in quite a lot of Bollywood movies, together with a film on the 1993 Mumbai blasts Black Friday, the 2002 Gujarat riots Parzania and Kai Po Che.
  • He had additionally starred in a number of performs in India and overseas, performing in English, Hindi and Urdu theatre productions.

10. Former CM Of Sikkim Sanchaman Limboo passes away

  • Former Sikkim chief minister Sanchaman Limboo handed away. He was 73.
  • He was the fourth Chief Minister of Sikkim from 17 June 1994 – 12 December 1994 from Sikkim Sangram Parishad Party.
  • He grew to become the CM for almost six months after toppling down the Late Nar Bahadur Bhandari’s Government of Sikkim Sangram Parishad whereas he was within the cupboard minister in the identical authorities within the yr 1994.