Current Affairs Today & Important Events of 30 May

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*Important Events of 30 May : 
  • Historian Dr. Pandurang Sakharam Pisurlekar was born on 30 May 1894.
  • The very popular and talented painter Dinanath Dalal was born on 30 May 1916.
  • The Mumbai Navajo Kendra was started on May 30, 1934.
  • On May 30, 1987, Goa was granted statehood.
  • P.L. Deshpande was awarded the Punya Bhushan on May 30, 1993, on behalf of "Tridal".

*Current Affairs Today

1. US breaks all ties with WHO:
  • Currently, the corona is worn all over the world. In such a situation many countries are facing this crisis. 
  • So on the other hand, US President Donald Trump had attacked China, saying that China was responsible for the crisis.
  • He also warned that the World Health Organization (WHO) was a puppet of China.
  • Meanwhile, on Friday, President Donald Trump announced that he was severing all ties with the World Health Organization.
  • Trump also decided a few days ago to cut off World Health Organization funding, blaming it for not working properly on the coronavirus crisis.
  • Trump has said the fund will be suspended until the World Health Organization's role in reducing the spread of the corona is reviewed. He also hinted at quitting the World Health Organization.

2. Former Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Ajit Jogi passes away:
  • Former Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Ajit Jogi has passed away due to a long illness. Ajit Jogi was 74 years old.
  • Before entering politics, Ajit Jogi had passed the civil exam. He was also working as a tehsildar.
  • He joined the Congress around 1988. He has also worked as an MP before assuming the post of Chief Minister.
  • He was also the Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh from 2000-2003 after the formation of Chhattisgarh.

3. Following Facebook, Google will also jump into the Indian telecom sector:
  • A few days ago, Facebook decided to make a big investment in Reliance Jio. Since then, a number of other companies have also invested in Geo.
  • So now Google has also made its mark in the Indian telecom sector. Google is expected to invest in Vodafone Idea, which is under the burden of AGR.
  • Google is expected to buy Vodafone Idea, a telecom company.
  • Google is also expected to buy a 5 percent stake in Vodafone Idea.

4. The only lone cricketer in the list of highest-earning players:
  • Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has been crowned with another title.
  • Virat Kohli has been named in Forbes' list of 100 highest-earning players of the year 2020.
  • Also, Virat Kohli is the only cricketer in this list. Virat's annual income is 26 million US dollars, of which 24 million US dollars are earned from advertisements.
  • So importantly, Virat was ranked 83rd in the list released in 2018. In 2019, Virat was dropped to 100th position in the list.
  • But in the new year, Virat has jumped to 66th position by earning good money.
  • In addition to cricket, Virat promotes many brands. These include PUMA, Audi India, Hero MotoCorp, Philips India, Himalaya, Vicks, Volini.

5. Reliance demonstrates cheaper and better quality PPE kits than China:
  • Reliance Industries has started manufacturing these PPE kits at three but lower prices than China. Reliance Industries' Silvassa project is producing 1 lakh PPE kits per day.
  • Doctors, nurses, other medical staff as well as doctors need these PPE kits.
  • PPE kits imported from China cost more than Rs 2,000.
  • PPE kits manufactured by Alok Industries, a Reliance Industries company, cost just Rs 650.
  • Reliance Industries has also used indigenous technology in Corona's testing kits.
  • Reliance has also developed this indigenous testing kit with the help of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research.
  • So this kit is also many times cheaper than the testing kits of China and you can get the complete information of the patient within 45 minutes to an hour.

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