TNPSC Current Affairs 2016
1. Sagar Kavach the Joint Coastal Security Exercise to begin with September 27 2016. This Exercise which involves both Central and State Agencies to check the Operational preparedness and coordination among security and Defence Agencies.
This exercise conducted once in six months which will bring together personnel, equipment and resources of he Navy, Coastal Security Group, CISF(Central Industrial Security forces, Coast Guard and officials from all the ports. It aims to bringing Coordination and Preparedness among the forces.
2.Annual BRICS summit to be held in Goa, India on October 15-16. BRICS will bring together the heads of country of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. This year summit's theme is "Building Responsive, Inclusive and Collective Solutions". India has invited BIMSTEC leaders as a Guest .
BIMSTEC is a Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation comprising Bhutan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Thailand.