Current Affairs News of 11th July,2014

Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

Death of a Diva : Zohra Sehgal Zohra Sehgal (also known as the Grand Old Lady of Indian Cinema )a Padma Vibhushan awardee,who played different characters (both in theatre and cinema) in a career spanning over seven decades breathed her last at Max Hospital in New Delhi. She started her career as a dancer with Uday Shankar in 1935,she had appeared in many Bollywood films as a character actor as well as in English language films besides television series and plays. Important poverty alleviation and employment generation programmes of Indian govt. 1)Pradhan Mantri Gramodaya Yojana (PMGY) 2)Swarnajayanti Gram Swarojgar Yojana( SGSY) 3) Swarnajayanti Gramin Rojgar yojana (SGRY) 4) Prime Minister�s Rojgar Yojana (PMRY) 5)Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana(PMGSY) 6) Drought Prone Area Programme( DPAP) 7)Desert Development Programme (DDP ) 8)Integrated Wastelands Development Programme(IWDP) 9)Antyodaya Anna Yojana 10) Swarna Jayanti Sahari Rozgar Yojana( SJSRY) 11) Valmiki Ambedkar Awas Yojana 12) Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGP) 13) Jawahar Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission ( JNNURM)