Daily GK Update – Current Affairs of 2nd September 2018

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UIDAI relaxes minimum Aadhaar enrolment targets, related deadlines for banks

UIDAI extended till November 1 the deadline for banks to do minimum Aadhaar enrolments and updations in identified branches.
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has asked banks to ensure that at least eight enrolments or updations are carried out daily in each stipulated branch from November 1, 2018, to avoid financial disincentives to be applicable from July 2018.
Under the new deadline, the banks will have to ensure that minimum enrolment or updation be raised to 12 from January 1, 2019 and 16 from April 1, 2019, according to the UIDAI.


‘Krishna Kutir’: Home for widows inaugurated in Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh

The Minister for Women & Child Development, Smt Maneka Gandhi, along with Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Adityanath Yogi inaugurated the widows’ home ‘Krishna Kutir’ at Vrindavan, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
Krishna Kutir is a special home for 1000 widows set up by the Ministry of Women & Child Development under Swadhar Greh scheme of the Ministry and is the largest ever facility of its kind created by a government organization. It has been constructed at a cost of 57.48 Crores.


Licence of Bhilwara Mahila Urban Co-operative Bank cancelled by RBI

The RBI has cancelled the licence of Rajasthan-based Bhilwara Mahila Urban Co-operative Bank as it does not have adequate capital and earning prospects. The RBI said it has cancelled the licence of the bank with effect from the close of business on August 31, 2018. “The bank does not have adequate capital and earning prospects. The bank is not in a position to pay its present and future depositors in full as and when their claims accrue,” the apex bank (RBI) said.


Japan’s swimmer Ikee named Asian Games’ MVP

Japan’s young swimmer Rikako Ikee was named the Indonesia Asian Games’ Most Valuable Player (MVP) after winning six gold and two silver medals. She received $50,000 in prize money.
The teenager is the first female winner of the award, which has been presented at every Games since the 1998 edition in Bangkok.


Justice Ranjan Gogoi to take charge as Chief Justice of India

Justice Ranjan Gogoi is set to take over as the new Chief Justice of India on October 3, 2018. His name has been recommended for the post by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra to the government. As per convention, the senior most judge of the Supreme Court is appointed the Chief Justice of India and Justice Ranjan Gogoi by virtue of his seniority should be next in line. He is expected to take oath on October 3.

PNB’s Sunil Mehta has been selected as chairman of IBA

The Indian Banks Association (IBA) has elected Punjab National Bank’s managing director and chief executive, Sunil Mehta, as the new chairman for 2018-19.
The managing committee of the banking lobby has also elected Bank of India’s managing director and chief executive, Dina Bandhu Mohapatra, as the deputy chairman.

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