National current affairs- March 1, 2021
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1-Prime Minister Narendra Modi has received his 1st Covid vaccine dose at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).
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3- India set to embark on the third and the largest phase of Covid-19 vaccination drive. It will nearly reach around 27 crore of population aged above 60 or above 45 with co-morbid conditions.
4- The Co-WIN portal has opened for self registration for the 27 crore elligible for the covid-19 shots, who are above 60 and those above 45 years with comorbidities.
5-The Congress to begin its Nadi Adhikar Yatra from Banswar in Prayagraj to Manjighat in Ballia in Uttar Pradesh.
6-Union Home Minister Amit Shah enjoyed Tamil Nadu’s roadside eatery at Maduranthakam.
7- Bollywood Actress Alia Bhatt has launched her production house Eternal Sunshine Productions.
8- Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo N. Chandrababu Naidu has staged sit-in-protest at the Renigunta airport near Tirupati.
9-Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB) is situated at Thiruvananthapuram.
10-Rahul Gandhi said a person truly representing the Tamil culture and its people will become CM.
11-AIIMS Nurse P.Niveda said she Felt honoured after vaccinating PM Narendra Modi.
12-The AustralaSian Covid-19 trial (ASCOT) begins in India.
13-Jamaica’s two-time Olympic gold medallist sprinter Yohan Blake said he would rather miss Olympics than take vaccine.
14-Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has launched poll campaign in Assam.
15-Google India has offered new courses for scribes.
16-JD(U) has celebrated Bihar CM Nitish Kumar’s 70th birthday as ‘Vikas Diwas’.
17-Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has announced that he has received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine at a government hospital in Chennai.
18-Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra was given the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine at Raj Bhavan in Gujarat.
19-The Andhra Pradesh government has commenced the third phase of Coronavirus vaccination meant for senior citizens, above 45s in the state.
20-The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has questioned Swapnali Bhosale, wife of Maharashtra Minister Vishwajeet Kadam in a Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) case.
21-GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (GHIAL) got Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Service Quality (ASQ) award for 2020.
22-PM Modi has called for efforts in farming from irrigation to sowing, till harvesting and earning.
23-UP girls to train in self-defence under the ongoing Mission Shakti programme.
24-Prashant Kishor named Principal Advisor to Punjab CM Amarinder Singh.
25-The Punjab Cabinet gave its approval to amend the Punjab Excise Act of 1914 and to make spurious liquor law more stringent.
26- The Maharashtra government has said that Chinese cyber-attack suspected behind Mumbai blackout.
27- Andhra Pradesh Industries Minister Mekapati Goutham Reddy has helped a 45-year-old man fighting for his life after he met with an accident at Chilakaluripeta in Guntur district.
28-The BJP government has introduced the Madhya Pradesh Freedom of Religion Bill, 2021 in the assembly.
29- Bengaluru zone Narcotics Control Bureau busted Inter-state ganja selling syndicate in Hyderabad.
30- The Andhra Pradesh government has invited South Korean steel giant Posco to confirm plant set up at Krishnapatnam in Nellore district.
31-Mumbai-based activist lawyer Nikita Jacob sought anticipatory bail in ‘Toolkit’ case.
32-Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has given a top priority for the development of the Jewar International Airport in Noida.
33-Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president is Sukhbir Badal.
34-Mansi Sehgal, Miss India Delhi 2019, joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
35-Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar directed to provide 5 free masks to violators.
36-DMK President M.K. Stalin has turned 68. The party has released a campaign song.
37-Congress has named former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan as screening committee head for Assam.