Content Ad 002

Daily Current Affairs 2nd April, 2024: Your guide for daily General Knowledge Preparation

Dear Readers,

This post contains important current affairs of 2nd April, 2024. It includes all Major National, International, Business and Sports related current affairs of 2nd April, 2024. A brief explanation of every current affair is provided to further enhance your general knowledge. Once you have gone through these current affairs we would recommend to you to try 2nd April, 2024 Current affairs test.

State News

Geographical Indications for Tripura’s Traditional Products

Tripura has recently been honored with three additional Geographical Indication (GI) tags for its traditional items, elevating the total number of GI protected products to four. The newly recognized products include the Matabari pera prasad and the Rignai pachara textiles, marking a significant recognition for the state’s heritage.

Appointment News

Atul Mehra Appointed as Axis Capital’s MD and CEO

  • Axis Capital has announced the appointment of Atul Mehra as its Managing Director and CEO, pending final approval.
  • Mehra brings over three decades of experience in the field and is tasked with leading both the investment banking and institutional equities divisions.
  • He previously served as the Joint MD at JM Financial.

Sheyphali Sharan Assumes New Role at Press Information Bureau

  • Following Shri Manish Desai’s retirement, Ms. Sheyphali B. Sharan has taken up the mantle as the Principal Director General of the Press Information Bureau.
  • Ms. Sharan, from the 1990 batch of the Indian Information Service, steps into this pivotal role with immediate effect.

Defence News

‘Dosti-16’ Exercise Strengthens India, Maldives, and Sri Lanka Ties

  • The Maldives Defence Minister, Mohamed Ghassan Maumoon, highlighted the ‘Dosti-16’ trilateral exercise involving the Maldives, India, and Sri Lanka.
  • This exercise emphasizes collaboration and interoperability among the coast guards to address maritime security concerns jointly.

IAF Launches ‘Gagan Shakti-2024’ Exercise

  • From April 1-10, the Indian Air Force (IAF) will demonstrate its operational capabilities through the ‘Gagan Shakti-2024’ exercise.
  • This ten-day event will see IAF assets from across India participate in a series of complex operations, showcasing the force’s readiness and might.

Awards News

REC Limited Honored with SKOCH ESG Award

  • In recognition of its commitment to sustainable financing, REC Limited has received the SKOCH ESG Award 2024 in the Renewable Energy Financing category.
  • This accolade highlights REC’s efforts in facilitating the transition towards renewable energy sources, with Shri T.S.C. Bosh accepting the award on behalf of the organization.

Important Days News

Observing World Autism Awareness Day 2024

  • April 2nd marks World Autism Awareness Day, focusing on supporting and raising awareness for individuals with autism.
  • The 2024 theme, “Empowering Autistic Voices,” seeks to amplify the voices and experiences of the autistic community.
  • In India, approximately 18 million people are living with autism, with a prevalence rate of 1-1.5% among children aged 2-9 years.

Sports News

Novak Djokovic Sets New Record in ATP Rankings

  • Novak Djokovic, with his illustrious career, has now achieved another milestone by becoming the oldest player to hold the World No. 1 position in the ATP Rankings.
  • At 36 years and 321 days old, Djokovic surpasses Roger Federer’s record, further solidifying his legacy with his 419th week at the top.
Content Ads 02 Sample 01


How to Master VA-RC 

This free (and highly detailed) cheat sheet will give you strategies to help you grow

No thanks, I don't want it.

Join our Free TELEGRAM GROUP for exclusive content and updates

Rsz 1rsz Close Img

Join Our Newsletter

Get the latest updates from our side, including offers and free live updates, on email.

Rsz Undraw Envelope N8lc Smal
Rsz 1rsz Close Img