The Gist of PIB in English for UPSC, UPPSC/UPPCS, MPSC, BPSC & All State PCS Exams - 03 July 2019


The Gist of PIB in English for UPSC, UPPSC/UPPCS, MPSC, BPSC & All State PCS Exams - 03 July 2019


1. Call for the mass movement of the Co-operative sector in the field of commerce and industry.

  • It will strengthen the cooperative sector in agriculture.
  • To use the real potential of the cooperative sector, the Commerce and Agriculture Ministry needs to work together.
  • The worker is committed to doubling the income of farmers by 2022.
  • IICTF is a unique concept and opportunity that will take a comprehensive movement of agricultural cooperation to international level.

2. QS World University Ranking-2020-

  • IIT Mumbai, IIT Delhi and AIMS have been ranked in the top 200 institutes in QS World Ranking 2020.
  • For getting first place in the QS ranking, there is also the O-P-Jidd University.

3. Water conservation under MNREGA-

  • During the last five years, MNREGA has emerged as a major force which is pushing for water conservation efforts in all rural India.
  • In the focus of expanding the rural income through works related to National Resource Management (NRM), it has been transformed into a focused campaign.
  • The Government of India launched the ambitious 'Jal Shakti Abhiyan' JSA in 256 districts on July 1, 2019 under which 1593 Blocks with water problem will be covered and under which water conservation and accumulation of water will be focused.
  • MNREGA is a key partner in the 'Jal Shakti Abhiyan' and is committed to making it a success.

Courtesy: PIB