Daily Current Affairs May 2015

Daily Current Affairs GK Update – 20 May 2015


INS Kavaratti, an anti-submarine warfare ship [ALL]:

  • INS Kavaratti launched at Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE), Kolkata.
  • Kavaratti is the last of the four anti-submarine warfare class stealth corvettes built  under Project 28.
  • What is Project-28: Four anti-submarine warfare class stealth corvettes were to build under this project. These are INS Kamrota, Kadmatt and Kiltan Kavaratti.


Maria Elena South, driest place on earth discovered [ALL]:

  • Scientists have discovered the driest location on Earth in the Atacama Desert in Chile and is called as Maria Elena South (MES).
  • Earlier, Yungay region in Atacama desert  was called as  driest area of the Earth.  However, MES is much drier than Yungay.


Delhi Government set to launch Pay & Play Scheme to promote sports [All]:

  • The scheme will help to promote sports for all age groups in the national capital.
  • The scheme would begin from 1st July 2015.
  • These facilities would be free of cost for school students and disabled persons.
  • Under this scheme, people can play game available within the stadiums and complexes by paying a nominal fee of 100 rupees per month.
  • The state government has also ordered opening up of several stadiums and sports complexes.
  • Delhi Government has also decided that citizens will have access to government schools for sports promotion.



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