6th August 2022 Current Affairs

6th August 2022 Current Affairs

6th August 2022 Current Affairs

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6th August 2022 Current Affairs is provided below:

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1. Chevalier Award:

  • Given to Kannan Sundaram, Publisher of Kalachuvadu.
  • Honoured by the French government.
  • For his contribution to the publishing collaboration between India and France.

2. Danuri:

  • South Korea’s first-ever Lunar Mission.
  • Jointly developed by NASA and Korea Aerospace Research Institute.
  • With this launch, South Korea will become the seventh country in the world to have launched an unmanned probe to the moon.

3. Carbon Monitoring Satellite:

  • Terrestrial Ecosystem Carbon Monitoring Satellite.
  • Launched by China
  • From the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center, Shanxi Province, North China.
  • The two secondary payloads were the HEAD 2G and Minhang Youth Satellite.
  • The satellite uses a wide range of remote sensing techniques, spanning laser, hyperspectral and polarization to detect and measure vegetation biomass and chlorophyll fluorescence.

4. Panchamrut Yojana:

  • Launched by the Government of Uttar Pradesh.
  • It aims to double the farmers’ income through the implementation of cost-effective technical measures and the promotion of co-cropping methods.

Significance:

    • Reducing costs through saving water
    • Maximum use of stubble and the leaves of sugarcane
    • Sparing use of Fertilizers and pesticides
    • Promotes the cultivation of more than one crop for greater productivity
    • Controlling pollution as there will be no need to burn leaves in the fields.
    • Intends to minimize sugarcane production costs
    • Increasing productivity and land fertility through 5 techniques i.e., Sugarcane seeding, ratoon management, trash mulching, drip irrigation and co-cropping.

5. The Hollongi Greenfield Airport of Arunachal Pradesh has been renamed as Donyi Polo Airport, Itanagar.

6. New members of NATO:

  • Sweden and Finland – recently joined the NATO group.
  • NATO – North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

7. SEBI constitutes 15 member committee:

  • Headed by former Chief Economic Adviser K V Subramanian.
  • To attract foreign investment.
  • To boost overseas flows into the country.
  • SEBI – Securities and Exchange Board of India
  • Chairperson – Madhabi Puri Buch
  • Estb – 12 April 1992
  • HQ – Mumbai

8. Garima Hazarika Passes Away:

  • An eminent exponent of Assam’s Classical Sattriya Dancer
  • Credited with pioneering the entry of women Sattriya Dancers on the stage.

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