Current Affairs of 26 June 2018
Keshav Kishore, Published On:26-Jun-2018
1. Sindhu Darshan Festival
· Sindhu Darshan Festival will be celebrated on the bank of Indus River in Ladakh region of J & K.
· The game was started by former Union Minister L.K.Advani.
· The festival has been organized by Sindhu Darshan Yatra Samiti.
2. India Infrastructure Expo 2018
· Indian Infrastructure Expo 2018 is being held in Mumbai and it was inaugurated by Union Minister Piyush Goyal.
· The Expo is organized by Department of Economic Affairs & Federation of Indian Chamber and Commerce & Industry (FICCI).
· The Expo has done detailed analysis on Smart Cities, Bharatmala, Sagarmala, Ganga Rejuvenation Plan & the River Linking Project.
3. Seminar for Tribe Conservation
· The Seminar on Conservation of Tribe of Andaman & Nicobar is being held in New Delhi by National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST)
· The commission is supported by Anthropological Survey of India (AnSI) and directors of 18 tribal research institute.
· The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) is a constitutional body set up under article 338A of the Constitution protects the interests of scheduled tribes.
4. Tayyip Erdogen’s party became victorious in Turkey
· The Justice and Development party is declared victorious in the Presidential election of Turkey.
· Tayyip Erdogan will be first executive President of the country.
· He had served as President and Prime Minister for 15 years.
· Mr. Erdogan’s Justice Party secured 52.5% vote while the main opposition party republican People’s Party (CHP) secured 30.8%.
Source: The Hindu, The Indian Express, PIB