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Current Affairs: 03 February 2023

1.Kerala’s economy showed significant improvement in FY 2021–22.
2.The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) and Engineers India Limited signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to build waste-to-energy facilities in cities with populations greater than one million.
3.A “National workshop on LiFE” was organised by the EIACP in collaboration with the National Museum of Natural History.
4.The passenger segment revenue for Railways increased by 73%.
5.Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Union Minister, will open the Manesar event “Towards Panchamrit.”
6.DCPCR launched a WhatsApp chatbot to make government more accessible to the public.
7.Harmanpreet Kaur, the captain of the Indian Women’s Cricket Team, has been named PUMA India’s brand ambassador.
8.The Odisha CM’s secretary, VK Pandian, was given the FIH President award.
9.A digital epigraphy museum called Bharat Shared Repository of Inscriptions (BharatSHRI) will be established.
10.K. Vishwanath, a well-known filmmaker, passed away at 92 years old.
11.In Mandsaur, Madhya Pradesh, the first floating festival in Asia got underway on February 1.
12.Pushkar Singh, the chief minister of Uttarakhand, declared that the state would be drug-free by 2025.
13.The Adani Group is accused of “stock manipulation and accounting malpractices” in a report by Hindenburg Research.
14.By December 2023, India will have its first locally built and designed hydrogen train operating on the famed Kalka-Shimla route.

Banking Awareness: 03 February 2023

1.From 349.30 in March to 377.46 in September, the Digital Payments Index (DPI) of the RBI increased.
2.V Ramachandra has been named to the Srei NBFCs advisory committee.
3.On February 1st, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivered the Union Budget for 2023–2024 to Parliament.
4.As of December 31, 2022, there are 1.87 crore payment acceptance devices deployed under the PIDF Scheme.
5.Nirmala Sitharaman, the minister of finance, presented the Economic Survey 2022–2023 to both Houses of Parliament.
6.While presenting the Union Budget for 2023–2024, FM Nirmala Sitharaman made five significant announcements regarding personal income tax.
7.The fiscal deficit for the fiscal year 2022-2023 is anticipated to be 6.4% of GDP.
8.The S&P Global India Services PMI Business Activity Index fell from 58.5 in December to 57.2 in January after being seasonally adjusted.
9.The updated MSMEs credit guarantee programme will go into effect on April 1, 2023.
10.In December 2022, the output of eight core industries reached a three-month high of 7.4%.