General Knowledge March 22nd 2015 (2015-03-22)

DigiLocker launched by Government

The Government has launched DigiLocker to securely store your documents online. The locker can be easily accessed using a combination of your Aadhar number and Mobile Number. Documents like PAN Card, Passport, Certificates etc. can be stored for easy access later.

TVS and Sons limited moving to Private Company

TV Sundaram Iyengar and Sons (TVS & Sons) limited has announced plans to become a private limited company from a public company. There is a growing experts view that, a larger number of public companies will become private limited companies due to the new Companies Act of 2013, which imposes several restrictions.

“Ola Cafe” launched

Ola, a taxi service, has launched its food ordering and delivery service called “Ola Cafe” at select location in India.

1500 Crores approved for Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana

The Union Cabinet approved an outlay of Rs. 1500 Crore for Kaushal Vikas Yojana to provide skill training to close to 24 lakh youth.

33% Women reservation in all Union Territories Police Force

The Union Cabinet approved 33% reservation for women in police forces of all union territories through direct recruitment in non-gazetted posts.