Daily Current Affairs Answer & Explanation : 03 September 2020
- According to ISFR 2019, The tree cover of the country is 89% of the geographical area.
- Tree and forest covertogether made up 56% of India’s area.
- Mangrove cover in the country has increased as compared to the previous assessment.
- The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) is an innovative and independent U.S. foreign aid agency that is helping developing countries to fight against poverty through economic development.
Answer : d
- Etikoppaka has been famous across the world for its lacquer toys, which have a long chequered history and were patronised by several rulers.
- Etikoppaka toys are manufactured in Etikoppaka, Andhra Pradesh and they got GI tagging in 2017.
Answer : b
- Index of economic freedom is released by the Heritage Foundation, a think tank based in America.
The Ministry of Rural Development is tasked with the implementation of the “DIgital India Land Records modernization Programme.
The program includes:
- Computerization of Land Records
- Map digitization
- Modern Record Room
- Survey Resurvey
- Sub registrar Office.