Current Affairs- 10.04.2015

MUDRA Bank : 
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched MUDRA Bank under Prime Minister Jan Dhan Yojana. 
  • MUDRA Stands for Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency Bank
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency Bank on 08.04 2015.
  • It is to fund small entrepreneurs.
  • The credit limit of up to Rs.10 lakh will be provided to small entrepreneurs by the bank.
  • The bank would be responsible for refinancing and developing all Micro-finance Institutions (MFIs) which are in the business of  giving loan to micro or  small business entities engaged in service activities, trading and manufacturing.
Khadi and Village Industries Commission:
  • Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC), Mumbai appointed Mr.Arun Kumar Jha as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on 10.04.2015. 
  • He got appointed for the said post  in order to balance period of his overall 5 year tenure up to September 2016. 
World Autism Awareness Day:
  • World Autism Awareness Day get celebration on 2nd of April every year. 
  • Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) affects the way of the brain processes information .It prevents individuals from understanding what  sense which leads to many difficulties in social relationships, communications and behavior.
Indian Space Research Organisation :
  • Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plan to carry out a test flight of Reusable Launch Vehicle – Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD) this year.
  •  The main aim of this test flight is to demonstrate the hyper sonic aerodynamics characteristics, avionics system, thermal protection system, Control system and Mission management.

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