TNPSC Current Affairs 2017 March 2
1. " Tejaswini"-India signs Financing Agreement with World Bank for project
India and World Bank has signed an agreement for International Development Association (IDA) credit of 63 Million USD for the Tejaswini Project. Tejaswini project is a socio-economic Empowerment of Adolescent Girls and young woman
2. India Successfully Test Fires Advanced Air Defence Supersonic Interceptor Missile
India has successfully test fired advanced indigenously developed Air Defence Supersonic interceptor Missile, which is capable of destroying any incoming ballistic missile at low altitude as a part of the experimental two-tier BMD(Ballistic Missile Defence) System.
3. Jitu Rai wins Gold in 50m Pistol at ISSF World cup 2017.
India’s Jitu Rai has won the Gold Medal in 50m Pistol at International Shooting sport Federation World Cup 2017. While Silver medal also won by India’s Amanpreet Singh in on-going ISSF World Cup in Delhi.