April 2021 Monthly Current Affairs PDF and Quiz

April Monthly Current Affairs 2021 questions and answers are discussed in this article. The April 2021 Monthly Current Affairs PDF and Quiz have been compiled for the upcoming Government Job Examinations like IBPS Clerk, IBPS PO, SBI PO, SBI Clerk, RBI Grade B, ECGC PO, SSC CGL, UPSC, State PSCs like WBCS, UPPSC, UP Police SI, Defence Exams like NDA, CDS, AFCAT, CAPF, Indian Coast Guard etc. Monthly Current Affairs Magazine TextBooq is organized in a categorized format. Mobile optimized pdf is provided at the end of the article.

The list of topics covered in the April Monthly Current Affairs 2021 PDF

1. Appointments and Resignations
2. Awards and Honour
3. Government Schemes
4. Science and Technology
5. Index and Ranking
6. Important days and themes
7. Defence News
8. NASA/ISRO Space news
9. Banking/Economy/Finance/Business/Agriculture
10. Important Summit/Conference/Event
11. Indian Railways
12. Important Committee
13. Sports
14. Apps and Portals
15. Obituary
16. Places and State in news
17. Environment
18. Books and Author
19. International Affairs
20. Art and Culture
21. Women in News
22. Miscellaneous

Here we are Discussing Some Important Topics

April Monthly Current Affairs

Important Appointments in April 2021

1

Mukhmeet S Bhatia is appointed the Director-General of Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC).

2

CMD of Tractors and Farm Equipment (TAFE) Limited, Mallika Srinivasan is appointed the Chairperson of the Public Enterprise Selection Board (PESB).

3

Virat Kohli has become the brand ambassador to Digit Insurance.

4

Eduard Heger is the new PM of Slovakia.

5

Subhash Kumar takes additional charge as CMD of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC).

6

Lt Gen Manjinder Singh assumed charge as Chief of Staff, Western Command.

7

Former Reserve Bank of India Governor Dr Urjit Patel has been appointed as Additional Director of Britannia Industries.

8

Adil Zainulbhai appointed chairman of Capacity Building Commission under the National Programme for Civil Services Capacity Building (NPCSCB) or ‘Mission Karmayogi’.

9

RBI deputy governor BP Kanungo retires.

10

Shabir Hussein Shekhadam Khandwawala is the BCCI Anti-Corruption Unit chief.

11

Carl Bildt is the WHO Special Envoy for the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator (ACT-Accelerator).

12

Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana has been appointed the 48th Chief Justice of India (CJI).

13

Tarun Bajaj has been appointed the Revenue Secretary under the Ministry of Finance.

14

Dr Chintan Vaishnav is appointed the Mission Director of Atal Innovation Mission (AIM).

15

Nguyen Xuan Phuc is the new President of Vietnam.

16

Pham Minh Chinh is Vietnam’s next Prime Minister.

17

Siva S Ramann becomes the CMD of SIDBI.

18

Ouhoumoudou Mahamadou is the new Prime Minister of Niger.

19

Virat Kohli is the brand ambassador of Vivo.

20

Poonam Gupta is the first woman DG of NCAER.

21

Sushil Chandra is appointed the Chief Election Commissioner of India.

Important Government Schemes in April 2021

1

The Union Cabinet approves Production Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme for Food Processing Industry.

2

AIM and NITI Aayog have launched the ‘AIM-PRIME‘ initiative to promote technology-based startups.

3

The first farm-based solar power plant under the PM-KUSUM scheme has set up in Jaipur, Rajasthan.

4

Chiranjeevi Health Insurance Scheme is launched by Rajasthan. Every family will get an insurance cover of ₹5

lakh by paying ₹850 annually.

5

Union Health Ministry has approved National Policy for Rare Diseases, 2021.

6

TRIFED has launched “Sankalp Se Siddhi” – Village & Digital Connect Drive to activate the Van Dhan Vikas Kendras.

7

The Supreme Court of India has launched an AI-based portal “SUPACE” (Supreme Court Portal for Assistance in Courts Efficiency).

8

The Union Cabinet has approved the PLI Scheme for the ‘National Programme on High-Efficiency Solar PV Modules’.

9

The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Dr Harsh Vardhan and Union Minister of Tribal Affairs, Arjun Munda launched ‘Anamaya’, the Tribal Health Collaborative.

10

Marine Products Exports Development Authority has developed ‘Shaphari’, a certification scheme for aquaculture products.

11

Ministry of Science & Technology has announced to launch of a new mission called ‘Aahaar Kranti‘.

12

NITI Aayog has launched ‘Poshan Gyan’, a national digital repository on health and nutrition.

13

Jagananna Vidya Deevena scheme aims to grant scholarship to those students who are not able to pay their academic fees. It is launched by Andra Pradesh.

14

6th Raisina Dialogue was organised with the theme “#ViralWorld: Outbreaks, Outliers and Out of Control”.

15

National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI) has launched three initiatives: IP Guru, NIXI Academy and NIXI-IP-INDEX.

16

The Education Ministry has launched the ‘SARTHAQ’ plan for school education.

17

ITBP launched Water Sports and Adventure Institute on the bank of the Tehri lake, Uttarakhand.

18

Ministry of Commerce and Industry has launched the Startup India Seed Fund Scheme to provide financial assistance to startups.

19

Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has restricted the emergency use of Zydus Cadila’s ‘Virafin’ for Covid cases.

20

India’s first manufacturer of lithium-ion battery parts, Epsilon Advanced Materials Pvt will be set up in the southern state of Karnataka. Vikram Handa will set it up.

21

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) has announced the #FOSS4GOV Innovation Challenge to boost the adoption of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) in GOI.

22

Punjab announced that it is all set to achieve its target under ‘Har Ghar Jal’ by 2022.

23

NITI Aayog has launched the first-of-its-kind Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) handbook in India.

April Monthly Current Affairs 2021 PDF

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