TNPSC Current Affairs June 2017
1.Prime Minister wished 20th anniversary of BIMSTEC.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted BIMSTEC countries on the 20th anniversary of BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperatio
- BIMSTEC is a Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation(BIMSTEC) comprising of 7 countries established in 1997 and its headquarters is at Dhaka, Bangladesh.
- Five countries from South Asia including, Bhutan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and two country from south east Asia including Myanmar and Thailand are the members.
- BIMSTEC uses the alphabetical order for the Chairmanship in a rotational basis.
2. Shri Sher Bahadur Deuba has elected as Prime Minister of Nepal.