Daily Current Affairs for UPSC Civil Services Exam – 02 September 2020

Daily Current Affairs for UPSC Civil Services Exam – 02 September 2020

In Today’s News:

  1. India and Russia to conduct naval drills.

1. India and Russia to conduct naval drills.

News Summary

India and Russia will be holding the Bilateral Naval Exercise in the Andaman Sea this week.

Prelims GS – International Relations/Internal Security

INDRA-2020:
  • Indra 2020 is the bilateral naval exercise conducted between India and Russia.
  • This year(2020), Indra will be conducted in the Andaman Sea close to the strategic Malacca Strait.
  • Three Russian navy ships and an equal number of Indian Navy Ships will be participating in the exercise.
Other famous military exercises conducted by India:

(Note: The Military Exercises title is very important for UPSC Civil service exam. They could be asked as match the following type question)

  • Pitch Black: India and Australia
  • Sampriti: India and Bangladesh
  • Hand-in-Hand: India and China
  • Dharma Guardian: India and Japan
  • Surya Kiran: India and Nepal
  • Ajeya Warrior: India and UK
  • YudhaAbhyaas: India and US
  • Mitra Shakti : India and Sri Lanka

Click here to view more such military exercises in the PIB.

 

Click here for Daily current affairs for the UPSC exams on other dates.