05 Apr (Tuesday)
Vasant Ritu
पक्ष :: Shukla
Month: Chaitra 18, (Purnimata)/ Chaitra 04(Amanta) Vikram Samvat – 2079
Shaka Samvat – 1944
Nakshatra : Krithika (up to 4:52 pm) Rohini
Titi: Chaturthi (up to 3:45 pm) Panchami
RahuKaal: 03:35 PM – 05:07 PM GKTODAY: All time War Hero Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw

  1. Govt to introduce new education policy. It has been decided to conduct Common Entrance Test for admission in Central Universities from the academic year 2022-23 to reduce the burden on students, universities and the entire education system.
  2. Lok Sabha passes Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022.
  3. Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur launches Broadcast Seva Portal.
  4. Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana, PMMY is contributing a lot for women empowerment in the country and the women entrepreneurs have received approximately 68 per cent of the total number of loans sanctioned under the scheme since its inception.
  5. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla inaugurated the exhibition on India’s Freedom Struggle in Parliament Library. Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan also visited the exhibition.
  6. ANDHRA PRADESH : Schools from classes 1 to 9 in Andhra Pradesh will run only for half a day from Monday.

Classes will start at 7:30 a.m. and end at 11:30 a.m. Mid-day meals will be served immediately thereafter. The decision to run schools for half a day has been taken in view of soaring temperatures after parents and students’ unions made a request to education minister Audimulapu Suresh in this regard.

  1. DELHI ; The South Delhi Municipal Corporation on Monday issued an order asking officers concerned to take action for the closure of meat shops during Navratri till April 11. The order issued by Mayor Mukkesh Suryaan said, “In these days…sight of meat being sold in open and near temples makes [people] uncomfortable.” It added, “Their religious belief and sentiments are also affected.”
  2. HARYANA : Talking about the ongoing row between Punjab and Haryana over Chandigarh, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said, “They’ve (AAP) not been in power for four days and are raising these controversial issues”. CM Khattar added, “Chandigarh issue should be resolved by sitting together, it’s not something that can be passed unilaterally in Assembly.”
  3. Himachal Pradesh government will teach Bhagavad Gita to all school students from Class 9, state Education Minister Govind Singh Thakur said. Earlier, the Gujarat government had announced making Bhagavad Gita a part of the school syllabus.
  4. GUJARAT BJP’s youth unit will hold a statewide march, Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Yatra, to mark 75 years of Independence. The march will begin on April 6 in Ahmedabad and will conclude on April 25 in Surat. According to Prashant Korat, state president of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, the 3,000-km long march will have tableaus on Independence-related themes.
  5. J&K : J&K’s Doda, which has around 55% of schools in inaccessible areas, has become the first district in the Union Territory to complete the administration of the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine among 100% of its 12-14 year age group.
  6. Army and the J&K Police recovered arms and ammunition during a joint operation near the Line of Control in Poonch district.
  7. KERALA : A high-level meeting held in Thiruvananthapuram decided to conduct Thrissur Pooram, the famous temple festival in Kerala in a befitting manner, adhering to COVID-19 protocols. Pooram Festival, which is scheduled to be held on 10th of May, is set to return with all kinds of festivity after a gap of two years.
  8. MAHARASHTRA : A free solar-powered mobile charging unit has been installed in Navi Mumbai’s Kharghar, which is a first in the area. MLC Balaram Patil, who inaugurated the unit at a sector 15 bus stand on the occasion of Gudi Padwa said, “This is a state-of-the-art concept that’ll benefit…common man.” Earlier, a similar unit was set up in the New Panvel area.
  9. PUNJAB : Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday said Chandigarh belongs to Punjab and will always remain so and added that its next big battle with Haryana will be over river waters. Built on 27 villages of Punjab, Chandigarh was, is and will remain a part of Punjab, Sidhu tweeted in Hindi
  10. RAJASTHAN : Gangaur festival celebrated across state with traditional reverence, gaiety
  11. UTTAR PRADESH govt launches School Chalo Abhiyan to ensure 100% enrolment in primary, upper primary schools.
  12. WEST BENGAL : CM Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that India’s financial condition is worse than Sri Lanka’s and urged the Centre to call for an all-party meeting to address it. “Fuel prices have been hiked 11 times in 13 days. The interest on Provident Fund has been slashed. From railways to banks, everything is being sold off,” Mamata said.
  13. NEW APPOINTMENT : Union Government appointed Vinay Mohan Kwatra as the new Foreign Secretary. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved his appointment. Mr. Kwatra is currently serving as India’s envoy to Nepal. He will succeed Harsh Vardhan Shringla who is scheduled to retire this month-end.


$USD 75.40
💷 GBP 98.92

BSE Sensex 60,611.74
NIFTY : 18,053.40

  1. 15th Finance Commission recommends total of Rs 2 lakh 36 thousand 805 cr for duly constituted Rural Local Bodies in 28 states for the period 2021-22 to 2025-26.
  2. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that retail investors have invested confidence in the market of the country and investment cannot be gauged just by looking at foreign institutional investors and foreign portfolio investment.
  3. Amazon and Future Retail (FRL) expressed their agreement before the Supreme Court on Monday to appear before the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) over FRL’s deal with Reliance Retail. Amazon and FRL are involved in legal fight over FRL’s ₹24,713-crore deal with Reliance. The Supreme Court told the companies that it will request the arbitration tribunal to expedite the proceedings.
  4. India’s trade deficit rose by 87.5% from $102.63 billion in 2020-21 to $192.41 billion in 2021-22, government data showed on Monday. While total exports in FY22 rose to a record high of $417.81 billion, imports too soared 54.71% year-on-year to $610.22 billion on the back of rising global fuel and commodity prices. Merchandise imports in FY21 stood at $394.44 billion
  5. IndiGo airline’s Co-founder Rakesh Gangwal, who did his B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kanpur in 1975, has donated ₹ 100 crore to the college. The contribution is focused on supporting the School of Medical Sciences & Technology at IIT Kanpur. Indian-American businessman Rakesh Gangwal, his wife and their daughter were present in person for the agreement signing in Mumbai.


  1. PM Modi has congratulated Indian Music Composer Ricky Kej for winning Grammy award. In a tweet, he wished Ricky Kej for this remarkable feat and offered best wishes for his future endeavours. Ricky Kej won the Grammy Award for his album Divine Tides.
  2. Actor Ram Charan gifted gold coins to nearly 35 unit members of his film ‘RRR’ after inviting them over for a meal at his residence in Hyderabad. He presented them with sweets and a gold coin, each weighing 11.6 grams,

RRR’ crosses ₹ 900 crore-mark globally, only 5th Indian film to do so.

  1. Aamir Khan has reportedly started working on the pre-production of his upcoming film with Ranbir Kapoor. “This yet-to-be-titled project will be made on a massive scale…will have an important message for…audience,” a source was quoted by Pinkvilla. Film’s shooting will reportedly begin after the release of ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’.


  1. India, Australia launch defence officer exchange programme named after Gen Bipin Rawat.

which included the establishment of the young defence officer exchange programme – General Rawat India-Australia Young Defence Officers’ Exchange Programme.

  1. The 20th edition of the Indo-French bilateral naval exercise ‘Varuna 2022’, aimed at strengthening the strategic partnership between India and France, culminated on Sunday
  2. An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Air Force crashed on Monday during a sortie in Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan,
  3. A terrorist was killed when the Army foiled an infiltration attempt along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, officials said on Monday. Army troops guarding the border picked up a suspected movement along the LoC in the Nowshera area late Sunday night
  4. A CRPF personnel was martyred while another was injured in a militant attack in Maisuma area of J&K’s Srinagar on Monday.
  5. The Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday said it seized a Pakistani fishing boat from the Harami Nala creek area near the Arabian sea in Gujarat’s Kutch district, which is close to the Indo-Pak border.It was on Sunday around 8.30 PM during routine patrolling that BSF troops noticed the movement of two Pakistani fishing boats


  1. PM Modi spoke to his Israeli counterpart Naftali Bennett and discussed the recent global events. He also reviewed the India-Israel cooperation in various areas.
  2. Prez. Ram Nath Kovind yesterday reached Amsterdam on a three-day tour of the Netherlands. After a ceremonial welcome at the Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, the President proceeded to the Royal Palace.
  3. During his visit to India, Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov confidently expressed that New Delhi and Moscow would bypass the ‘artificial impediments’ created by international sanctions to carry out trade.Lavrov said that Russia will be ready to provide any goods that India looks to purchase.
  4. India’s state-run Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd has bought 1 million barrels of Russian Urals crude for May loading via a tender, three trade sources familiar with the deal said, a rare purchase driven by the discount offered.


  1. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday nominated former chief justice Gulzar Ahmed as caretaker Prime Minister
  2. An announcement in this regard was made by minister Fawad Chaudhry who said Khan took the decision following an approval from the core committee of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. According to the Dawn newspaper, Ahmed, who was sworn in as the 27th chief justice of Pakistan on December 21, 2019, was born on February 2, 1957, in Karachi. He had served as the chief justice till February 2022.
  3. Sri Lanka’s central bank governor Ajith Nivard submits resignation as the country faces its worst economic crisis in decades. Angry protestors have also been calling for the country’s prime minister and president to step down. A severe shortage of foreign currency has left the government unable to pay for essential imports, including fuel.
  4. Sri Lanka Prez Gotabaya Rajapaksa invites all political parties in country to join ‘unity government’ to find solution.
  5. Russian oligarch’s yacht worth $90 million seized by US in Spain.
    A yacht owned by a Russian oligarch, Viktor Vekselberg, with close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin has been seized by US authorities in Spain’s Mallorca on Monday. The action is a part of US’ response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
  6. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree for visa restrictions for citizens of countries that Russia deems “unfriendly” after sanctions over Ukraine. Russia suspended simplified visa issuance regime with some EU countries as well as Norway, Switzerland, Denmark and Iceland. In March, Russia approved a list of “unfriendly countries” including the US, Canada, Britain, EU states and Ukraine.



Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Lucknow Super Giants, 12th Match

Lucknow Super Giants won by 12 runs
LSG – 169/7 (20)
SRH – 157/9 (20)

Player of the Match
Avesh Khan

(b) Apr 05, Tuesday
Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
13th Match at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
19:30 IST / 14:00 GMT

  1. Fourteenth seed Carlos Alcaraz defeated sixth seed Casper Ruud 7-5, 6-4 in Miami Open final to win his first ATP Masters 1000 title on Sunday. Notably, 18-year-old Alcaraz is the youngest Miami men’s champion in the event’s 37-year-old history and first Spanish man to win in Miami after eight previous final appearances by his compatriots, including five by Rafael Nadal.
  2. South Africa’s 220-run victory against Bangladesh in the first Test as “pretty special”, South Africa captain Dean Elgar said it was a hard-fought win in Durban.

1) Mumbai
2) Nagpur (Winter)

Formed : 01 May 1960
Lt Gvnr : Bhagat Singh Koshyari
CM : Uddhav Thackeray
Dist : 36

🥇 Gold ₹52,925@10gm 24 (Krt)
🥈 Silver ₹66,600@ Kg
⛽ Petrol ₹ 118.83
⛽ Diesel ₹ 103.07
⛽ CNG ₹ 49.42

LPG : 890/14.2 Kg


Indus Valley Civilisation is the world’s oldest civilisation & most advanced and continuous civilisation

😀 Thought of the day

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.


Pappu : जिस दिन सोचता हूँ, की ज़िन्दगी में बहुत बड़े बड़े काम करने है

साला उसी दिन घरवाले गेहूँ पिसवाने भेज देते है


😳 WHY❓❓❓

Why Mango is in yellow colour?

The deep yellow colour of mango fruits is due to the presence of beta carotene a common phytochemical within a group of 600 known carotenoids. Similarly the red colour development in apples and purple colour development in grapes are due to the formation of anthocyanin pigments in their skin.

LEARN Sanskrit🙏🏻

विद्या प्रशस्यते लोकैः विद्या सर्वत्र गौरवा।

विद्यया लभते सर्वं विद्वान सर्वत्र पूज्यते।।2।।

Vidyā Praśasyate Lokaiḥ Vidyā Sarvatra Gauravā।

Vidyayā Labhate Sarvaṁ Vidvāna Sarvatra Pūjyate ।।

Knowledge is extolled by everyone, knowledge is considered great everywhere, one can attain everything with the help of knowledge person is respected everywhere.


How does fins and gills help fishes ?

The gills (found under the gill covers) allow the fish to breath. As water moves over the surface of the gills, oxygen is absorbed – like lungs in land creatures. … The Fins help the fish swim. The large muscles of the body actually do most of the work, but the fins help with balance and turning

💁🏻‍♂‍ GK TODAY

Watermelons are originally from West Africa

Largest delta……. Sundarbans (India & Bangladesh)


Colonel Balbir Singh Kular (VSM, born 5 April 1945) is an Indian field hockey player (half-back).He was the captain of the Services team that won the Bombay Gold Cup in 1971. Balbir Singh retired from active play in the 1970s due to knee problems.

His autobiography Sansarpur to London Olympics was launched by the Indian Army General V K Singh in 2012.


Better late than never

Better to arrive late than not to come at all

Fortunate x Unfortunate


Funny – Amusing


(kindly inform, if given info is differ from actual facts🙏🏻)

Indra is an ancient Vedic deity in Hinduism. He is the king of Svarga (Heaven) and the Devas (gods). He is associated with the sky, lightning, weather, thunder, storms, rains, river flows and war.

According to the Viṣṇu Purāṇa, Indra is the position of being the king of the gods which changes in every Manvantara—a cyclic period of time in Hindu cosmology. Each Manvantara has its own Indra and the Indra of the current Manvantara is called Purandhara.

Devendra, Mahendra, Surendra, Surpati, Suresh, Devesh, Devraj, Amresh , Parjanya, Vendhan

Kashyapa (father)
Aditi (mother)


( Note : These home tips followed in villages/ancient traditions, it is up to you to use it or not🙏🏻)

Ashwagandha has withanolide, which helps reduce pain and swelling. It can treat arthritis, joint pains, headaches and hypertension.

CH Nαʋҽҽɳ Kυɱαɾ…✒️