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GKToday Updates : 23 Nov 2020 Daily Current Affairs

 

1. India – Singapore Bilateral Maritime Exercise SIMBEX-20 to begin today in Andaman Sea

  • Indian Navy is scheduled to host the 27th edition of India – Singapore Bilateral Maritime Exercise SIMBEX-20 from today in Andaman Sea. It will continue till 25th of this month.
  • The SIMBEX series of exercises between Indian Navy & Singapore Navy being conducted annually since 1994, are aimed at enhancing mutual inter-operability & imbibing best practices from each other.
  • The 2020 edition of SIMBEX will witness participation by Indian Navy ships including destroyer Rana with integral Chetak helicopter and indigenously built corvettes Kamorta and Karmuk.
  • In view of COVID-19 pandemic, the exercise is conducted as a ‘non-contact, at sea only’.

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Singapore PM: Lee Hsien Loong; Currency: Singapore dollar

 

2. PM Modi lays foundation stone of rural drinking water supply projects in UP

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of rural drinking water supply projects in Mirzapur and Sonbhadra districts of Vindhyachal region of Uttar Pradesh.
  • The projects will provide household tap water connections in all rural households of 2,995 villages and will benefit about 42 lakh population of these districts.
  • He also interacted with Village Water and Sanitation Committee who will shoulder the responsibility of operation and maintenance.

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Announced on 15th August last year by the PM, Jal Jeevan Mission aims to provide functional household tap connections to every rural home of the country by 2024.

 

3. 2-day All India Presiding Officers’ Conference to be organized at Kevadia in Gujarat

  • A two-day All India Presiding Officers’ Conference will be organized at Kevadia in Gujarat on 25th November.
  • The theme of this year conference is Harmonious Coordination of Legislative, Executive and Judiciary – Key to a Vibrant Democracy.
  • President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the two day conference.
  • On 26th November which is celebrated as Constitution Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the valedictory session of the conference.

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On 26 November 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India adopted the Constitution of India, and it came into effect on 26 January 1950.

 

4. Indian-American Mala Adiga appointed as policy director of Jill Biden

  • US President-Elect Joe Biden announced the appointment of Indian-American Mala Adiga as the policy director of Jill Biden, who will soon be the first lady of the United States.
  • Mala Adiga had earlier served as a senior advisor to Jill Biden and even as a senior policy advisor on the Biden-Kamala Harris campaign.
  • Adiga also previously served as the Director for Higher Education and Military Families at the Biden Foundation.
  • She began her journey in the Obama administration as a counsel to the associate attorney general.

 

5. National Cadet Corps 72nd Raising Day: 22nd Nov

  • National Cadet Corps (NCC), the largest uniformed youth organisation in the world celebrated its 72nd Raising Day on Nov 22.
  • The membership is open to school and college students on a voluntary basis.
  • The NCC cadets have contributed by participating selflessly during the COVID-19 pandemic as Corona warriors to spread awareness about measures to fight against the pandemic.
  • The cadets also participated wholeheartedly in ‘Swachhta Abhiyan’, ‘Mega Pollution Pakhwada’ and spreading awareness about various govt initiatives like ‘Digital Literacy’, ‘International Day of Yoga’, etc.

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The National Cadet Corps is the youth wing of the Armed Forces with its headquarters at New Delhi.