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Dear Aspirants, Here we provide only important Quick Points of June Monthly Current Affairs 2020. May Monthly Current Affairs 2020 covers Important Days with their Theme, New Appointments, Summit and Conference, Awards & Honors, Books with Author, Apps, and Portals, Sports, MoU and Agreement, Ranking and Index, important  Scheme, Programme & Campaign,  Science and Technology, and Obituaries, etc in details. These are collected from all newspapers and the Internet. These June Monthly current affairs help aspirants for all competitive examinations like Railway NTPC, Group D, RRB JE, SSC, Banking, and State PSU, etc.

  Important Day & Date with Theme

DateDay with Theme
1st JuneWorld Milk Day
1st JuneGlobal Day of Parents
2nd JuneTelangana Statehood Day
2nd June International Sex Workers Day
3rd June World Bicycle Day
4th June International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression.
5th June World Environment Day.

 Theme: “celebrating biodiversity”— a concern that is both urgent and existential.

7th June‘World Food Safety Day’. Theme: “Food Safety, Everyone’s Business”.
8th JuneWorld Oceans Day.Theme: “Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean.”
8th JuneWorld Brain Tumor Day
9th JuneWorld Accreditation Day.Theme: “Accreditation: Improving Food Safety”.
11th JuneGreen Mizoram Day
12th JuneWorld Day against Child Labour
13th JuneInternational Albinism Awareness Day.Theme: ”Made To Shine”.
14th JuneWorld Blood Donor Day.Theme: “Safe blood saves lives”. Slogan- “Give blood and make the world a healthier place”.
15th JuneASEAN Dengue Day
15th JuneWorld Wind Day
15th June World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)
16th June International Day of Family Remittances (IDFR)Theme: “Building resilience in times of crisis”
17th June World Day to Combat Drought and Desertification. Theme: “Food, Feed, Fibre“.
18th JuneWorld Sustainable Gastronomy Day
19th JuneInternational Day for Elimination of Sexual Violence
20th JuneWorld Refugee Day.

 

Theme: “Every Action Counts”

21st JuneWorld Music Day
21st JuneInternational Yoga Day.Theme: “Yoga for Health – Yoga at Home”.
21st June World Hydrography Day.Theme: “Hydrography enabling autonomous technologies”.
23rd JuneInternational Olympic Day
23rd JuneWorld Public Service Day.United Nations Public Service Day
23rd June International Widows Day
25th JuneDay of the Seafarer .The  campaign: “Seafarers are Key Workers”.
25 26JuneAnti Emergency day
26th JuneInternational Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.Theme: “Better Knowledge for Better Care”.
26th JuneInternational Day in Support of Victims and Nature
27th JuneUN Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Day (MSME) Day
29th JuneNational Statistics Day
29th June International Day of Tropics
30th June International Day of Parliamentarism
30th June International Asteroid Day
3rd SundayFather’s Day

students Disha Current Affairs Important Appointments

Name of the PersonDesignation
AM Naik Non-executive chairman of Larsen & Toubro board
Anandiben PatelGovernor of Madhya Pradesh
Anil ValluriSenior Director for Google Cloud India
Anita KotwaniCEO of Carat India
Arun SinghalCEO of FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India)
Brajendra NavnitIndia’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organisation (WTO)
Clare Connor 1st female president of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)
Devendra Kumar Singh Director of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
Dr. N RajendranCEO of Indian Financial Technology and Allies Services (IFTAS)
Dr. Sethuraman Panchanathan Director of the National Science Foundation, US
Gaitri Kumar High Commissioner of India to the UK
Gaurav MaheshwariChief Financial Officer Standard Chartered Bank (India)
Harsha BangariDeputy MD of Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM) Bank
Imtaiyazur Rahman CEO of UTI Mutual Fund
Javed Iqbal Wani Judge of JK High Court.
Kaizad Bharucha Executive Director of the HDFC bank
Kathy Lueders The First-Ever Female Director of Human Explorations At NASA
Krishnendu MajumdarChairman of British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)
Kubatbek BoronovPrime Minister of Kyrgyzstan
Lazarus Chakwera President of Malawi
Lieutenant General Manoj Pande Commander in Chief(15th) of Andaman & Nicobar Command
M. Nethra (13 years girl)Goodwill Ambassador to the Poor by UNADAP (United Nation Association for Development and Peace)
ManushiChillarBrand Ambassador of Adidas India
Micheal MartinPrime Minister of Ireland
Mohandas PaiChairman of the committee on Service Provider of IBBI (Insolvency and Bankruptcy of India)
Monika Kapil Mohta India’s next Ambassador to Switzerland
Nirakar Pradhan CEO of PRMIA (Professional Risk Managers International Association)
Pankaj TripathiBrand Ambassador for Bihar Khadi
Patrick PichetteChairman of the Twitter board.
PR JaishankarMD of India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL)
Pradip Kumar TripathiSecretary in the Ministry of Steel, GOI
Priyanka Chopra and Anurag Kashyap     Ambassador at 45th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2020
R K ChaturvediSecretary in the Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, GOI
Rahul Shrivastava Ambassador of India to Romania
Rajeev Topno Senior Advisor to World Bank Executive Director
Rajiv SinghChairman of Property Firm Delhi Land and Finance Limited (DLF)
Raveesh KumarIndia’s Next Ambassador to Finland
Ravinder Singh Dhillon Chairman and MD of Power Finance Corporation (PFC)
Rohit Sharma First Brand Ambassador of  IIFL Finance
Sanjiv BajajVice President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Santosh Jha Ambassador of India to Belgium
Sethuraman PanchanathanDirector of the National Science Foundation (NSF)
Shri Shambhu S. Kumaran India’s next Ambassador to the Philippines. He will replace Jaideep Mazumdar
Shantanu Preetam Chief Technology Officer ( CTO) of PayU
Sushil Kumar Singhal Next High Commissioner of India to Papua New Guinea
Sibi George India’s next Ambassador to Kuwait
Sonu Sood Brand Ambassador of Gargo International.
Sourav Ganguly and Sunil Chhetri Brand Ambassadors for JSW Cement
Subramanian SundarMD and CEO of Lakshmi Vilas Bank
T. Rabi Sankar Chairman of The Indian Financial Technology & Allied Services (IFTAS)
Uday Kotak President of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Urjit Patel Chairman of the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP)
V N DattCMD of National Fertilizers Limited
Varun Tej Brand Ambassador of Nagarjuna Cement.
Vasantharao Satya VenkataDeputy MD of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
Vice Admiral Biswajit Dasgupta Chief of Staff, Eastern Naval Command.
Vijay Khanduja India’s Ambassador to Zimbabwe
Vikram Pawah President of BMW India
Vini Mahajan Punjab’s first woman chief secretary
Virendra Nath DattCMD of National Fertilizers Limited
Volkan Bozkir President of 75th UN General Assembly
Wassim Jaffer         Head Coach of Uttarakhand Cricket Team

Quick Points June 2020 Monthly Current Affairs

Awards and Honours

Name of Person/OrganisationAward Name
Amartya Sen Peace Prize of the German Book Trade 2020
Beyonce (Music Star) BET Humanitarian Award.
Chef Angad Singh RanaQualityNZ Culinary Cup 2020 in the category of Seafood challenge
Chef Vaibhav BhargavaQualityNZ Culinary Cup 2020 in the category of Mutton/lamb challenge
Deccan Development SocietyPrince Albert II of Monaco Foundation Award
Gulabbai SangamnerkarLifetime Achievement Award of Vithabai Naryangaokar
Himachal Pradesh state Panchayati raj departmente-Panchayat Puraskar 2020
Hyderabad airport ACI recognition for green practices
J&K administration(3 different panchayats)Deen Dayal Upadhyay Sashaktikaran Puraskar (DDUPSP) awards
Javed Akhtar(first Indian) Richard Dawkins Award 2020
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw EY World Entrepreneur of the year 2020
Kritika Pandey(Indian writer)Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020
Michael Clarke Order of Australia honour
National TB Elimination Program 2019: Nagaland and TripuraBest performing small states in the year 2019.
Popstar Beyonce20th Annual BET Awards 2020
Rattan Lal (Indian American soil scientist) World Food Prize 2020
Renjith Kumar(Indian Entrepreneur) “NASA Distinguished Public Service Medal”
Shobha SekharMedal of the Order Australian Honour.
Six District Hospitals of J&K UT Kayakalap award
Stefan Manegold Sigmod Contributions Award 2020
The Deccan Development Society (DDS) Monaco Foundation Award
UST Global IT Service Provider of the Year 2020 by Everest Group

Summit & Conference 

  • PM Shri Narendra Modi was addressing the virtual Global Vaccine Summit 2020 hosted by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
  • The 36th ASEAN Summit being hosted by Vietnam.
  • Piyush Goyal Led the Governing The 49th Governing Council Meeting of National Productivity Council (NPC)
  • The 3rd India-ASEAN youth dialogue was held from June 8 to 10 in India.
  • Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will chair the 40th GST council meeting through video conferencing.
  • 95th Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Annual Plenary Session 2020 organized by PM Narendra Modi through video conferencing to develop a self-reliant economy by strengthening the determination of the country.
  • India’s First Virtual Healthcare and Hygiene Expo 2020 Organized by Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

 Agreement & MoU of June 2020

Organization or CountriesPurpose
Ircon International Ltd with NIIFL, Ayana PowerTo explore opportunities in solar energy
GAIL (India) and Energy Efficiency ServicesFor the development of Trigeneration projects in India
Tata Power with MG MotorFor 50KW DC Superfast EV chargers
IIT Delhi and UN World Food Programme (WFP)To Increase Efficiency Of Government’s Food Security.
ISRO with Nainital based Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES)For cooperation in the field of astrophysics and Space Situational Awareness (SSA).
India and DenmarkFor developing cooperation in the power sector.
IFFCO with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)For joint research, testing, validation of products.

BOOKS & Authors

Book NameAuthor Name
The Dry Fasting Miracle From Deprive to ThriveLuke Coutinho.Coauthored by Sheikh Abdulaziz Bin Ali Bin Rashed Al Nuami
‘One Year of Modi 2.0 Towards A Self Reliant India’Released by I&B Ministry.
‘Naoroji: Pioneer of Indian Nationalism’Dinyar Patel
‘Klara and the Sun’Kazuo Ishiguro

Ranking and Index

IndexIndia’s RankTop Rank Index released by
World Competitiveness Index43rdSingaporeInstitute for Management and Development’s (IMD)
Environmental Performance Index(EPI) 2020168th DenmarkYale University and Columbia University.
1th Global Real Estate Transparency Index 202034thUnited KingdomUS Property Consultant Jones Lang LaSalle’s (JLL)
The Emerging Economies University Ranking 202016thsinghua University (China)Times Higher Education (THE)
QS World University Ranking 2021172ndMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USQuacquarelli Symonds (QS)
Global Energy Transition Index 202074thSwedenWorld Economic Forum.
Nomura’s Food Vulnerability Index 201944thLibyaJapanese financial services group Nomura.
COVID 19 safety and risk assessment56thSwitzerlandDeep Knowledge Group.

studentsdisha Monthly Current Affairs 2020: Apps And Portals

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad launches India’s National Artificial Intelligence Portal called www.ai.gov.in
  • PM Modi launches tech platform ”CHAMPIONS” to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) facing difficulties
  • J&K launches Employees Salary Tracker Mobile App- ‘MeraVetan’ (Version-1) to provide Salary Related information to Employees
  • Goveronment of India launches Aarogya Path portal for healthcare supply chain.
  • Health minister Harsh Vardhan launches mobile app ‘eBloodServices’ to order blood.
  • Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot launched the Raj Kaushal Portal and Online Shramik Employment Exchange.

Scheme, Programme & Campaign

  • PM Modi to launch ‘Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan’ to boost livelihood opportunities in rural India.
  • Smriti Irani launches FICCI-FLO campaign initiative ‘Empowering the Greater 50%’.
  • HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank launches 2nd phase of YUKTI 2.0 (Young India combating COVID with Knowledge, Technology and Innovation) to help systematically assimilate technologies having commercial potential and information related to incubated startups in country’s higher education institutions.
  • Union Minister Nitin Gadkari launches Credit Guarantee scheme to provide Rs 20,000 crore guarantee cover to MSMEs
  • Niti Aayog launches behaviour change campaign ‘navigating the new normal’ to help people.
  • Minister for Rural Development Narendra Singh Tomar launched the web portal of the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan.
  • Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda launches TRIFED Digital Platforms.
  • Govt launches Pradhan Mantri Formalisation of Micro Food Enterprises (PM FME) scheme to help micro food processing enterprises.
  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched a web portal for issuing no objection certificates (NOCs) for projects in Indian waters.
  • National Fertilizers Limited- NFL has launched five Mobile Soil Testing Labs for testing the soil samples at the doorstep of farmers free of cost.
  • Jharkhand to launch 100-day employment , job guarantee scheme for urban poor.
  • Tripura to start ‘EktuKhelo, EktuPadho’ which means ‘Play little, Study little’ scheme from June 25 for school students
  • Rajasthan government to launch Indira Rasoi Yojna for the poor to ensure that ‘‘no one sleeps hungry’‘ in the state.
  • Tripura announced Mukhyamantri Matru Pushti Uphaar scheme to provide nutrition kits to pregnant and lactating women.
  • Telangana CM Launches Sixth Phase Of Haritha Haram Programme .
  • PM Modi to launch ‘Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan’ for migrant workers .
  • Chhattisgarh government to launch Adarsh police station scheme from July 1 to develop all police stations in the state as Ideal police stations.
  • Madhya Pradesh government will launch a ‘Kill Corona’ campaign from July 1 to control the spread of coronavirus in the state.
  • Madhya Pradesh launches ‘Hamara Ghar-Hamara Vidyalaya’ campaign which children will be taught at home in a school-like environment.
  • Maharashtra launch a plasma therapy trial ‘Project Platina’ on COVID-19 patients
  • Indian Energy Exchange launches “Real-Time Electricity Market” will facilitate the power utilities to reduce dependency on deviation framework and save on the huge penalties.
  • Himachal CM launches green belt development scheme ‘PanchvatiYojna’ for rural senior citizens.
  • ‘Jagananna Chedodu (Handholding by Jagan)’ scheme launched by Andhra CM for tailors, barbers, and washermen
  • Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank HRD Minister launched the information booklet titled ‘Safe online learning in the times of COVID-19’ to raise awareness in students and teachers.
  • Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare launches Sahakar Mitra Scheme.
  • Hyderabad City Security Council (HCSC) in association with Hyderabad City Police has launched the ‘STREE’ programme to Support And Empower Women Against Domestic Violence.
  • UP CM Yogi inaugurates ‘Bal Shramik Vidya Yojana’ in Lucknow through which start their education as well as maintain a healthy life.

June Monthly Current Affairs 2020: Sports

  • The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) nominates Rohit Sharma for Khel Ratna Award, and Ishant Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, and Indian women’s cricketer Deepti Sharma for Arjuna Award.
  • Boxing Federation of India(BFI) nominates Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishan nominated for Khel Ratna
  • The Sports Authority of India (SAI) launch Khelo India e-Pathshala, an online coaching programme for grassroot level.
  • Rani Rampal has been nominated for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award by Hockey India.
  • India will Host AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 Finals.
  • Asian Youth Para Games to be held in Bahrain in December 2021.
  • Shakhriyar Mamedyarov won World Stars Sharjah Online tournament
  • Sports Ministry to establish 1000 district-level Khelo India centers to engage past champions in training.
  • Indian sprinter Gomathi Marimuthu banned for 4 years.

Science and Technology:

  • Central Railway sets up Body Screening Facility ‘FebriEye’ In Mumbai’s CSMT, LTT Stations.
  • Germany Launches Coronavirus App as EU Eyes Travel Revival
  • Scientists Discover Remarkable neutron star which is known as Swift J1818.0−1607 and is estimated to be about 240 years old.
  • Bose-Einstein Quantum “Fifth State Of Matter” Seen For 1st Time In Space
  • IIT Mandi team develops infusion technology for herbs in the mid-Himalayan region to help farmers
  • IIT Madras and General Electric India Technology Centre (GEITC) are growing a 3D printed combustor geared toward lowering weight and bettering gasoline effectivity in small planes and helicopter engines.
  • International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) develops Rare earth-based magnetocaloric material for cancer treatment.
  • Maharashtra boy (23 years old) makes the world’s first ‘Internet-controlled’ robot to help COVID 19 patients.
  • DRDO develops ‘GermiKlean’ to sanitise uniforms of security forces.

Obituaries:

Name of the PersonalityField
A. VaidyanathanFormer Planning Commission Member
Achyut UsgaonkarFormer Minister from Goa
Anil SuriBollywood Producer
Anwar SagarBollywood lyricist
Arjun CharanFormer Union Minister
Atul SrivastavaDirector of Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL)
B P R VithalEconomist
BalasamyFootballer
Basu ChatterjeeFilmmaker
Bejan DaruwallaAstrologer
Bobby MorrowOlympic sprinter
Chiranjeevi   SarjaKannada Actor
Dinu RandiveJournalist , freedom fighter
Geetha NagabhusahnKannada Writer
Gulzar DehlviUrdu poet
Hamza KoyaFormer Football /Santosh Trophy Player
Heera Singh RanaFolk Singer from Uttarakhand
Jagesh MukatiTelevision Actor
Jas WatersWriter
Jayantilal NanomaArchery  coach
Joel SchmacherHollywood Film Director
K RaghunathFormer Karnataka Basketball Player
KR SachidanandanMalayalam Film Director, Scriptwriter and Producer
Kurt ThomasWorld Champion Gymnast (US)
M Ilaiah YadavIndian kabaddi player
Madhavrao PatilFormer Lok Sabha MP and Founder of Janalaxmi Cooperative Bank
Major Gen Lachhman Singh LehlIndia’s Finest Military Man
Matt PooreFormer New Zealand cricketer
Mohammad NasimFormer Bangladesh Minister
Padmaja RadhakrishnanLyricist and painter
Pierre NkurunzizaPresident of Burundi
Pierre NkurunzizaPresident of Republic of Burundi
Pournima ZananeIndia shooter
Pritam SinghPadmashri Awardee and Former Director of IIM Lucknow
Rajinder GoelFormer Cricket Player
Riaz SheikhPakistan cricketer
Rupert Hine BritishFilm Producer and Songwriter
Steve BingMovie Producer and Philanthropist
Sushant Singh RajputBollywood actor
Tony DunneFootballer
Vasant RaijiIndian cricketer
Vera LynnBritish singer
Vidyaben ShahSocial worker
Vishwa Mohan GuptaJournalist
Wajid KhanSinger and Music Composer

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