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Saturday, February 21, 2015

ALL ABOUT SWINE FLU WHICH YOU SHOULD KNOW

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 ALL ABOUT SWINE FLU
Swine Flu is an infection found in Pigs and commonly known as H1N1. This infection is caused by a virus SIV OR S-OIV.
Ø  SIV-Swine influenza virus.
Ø  S-OIV-Swine Origin Influenza Virus.
Ø  Transmission of this virus from Pigs to Humans is not common and if it does, it is called zoonotic Swine flu.
Ø  The virus first appeared in Mexico in 2009 & rapidly spread all over the world.
Ø  In august 2010,WHO officially declared swine Flu as Paendamic.
Ø  Swine Influenza is caused by influenza ‘A’.
Ø  Four Influenza ‘A’ virus subtypes is Pigs are:-
A.      H1N1
B.      H1N2
C.      H3N2
D.     H7N9
SWINE FLU IN INDIA:
Ø  Currently India is struggling hard against the Deadly swine Flu outbreak. This year’s outbreak of the deadly virus.H1N1 which causes Swine Flu is the deadliest in India since 2010.
Ø  More than 11000 have been infected with this disease and above 700 deaths have been accounted in India till now from 9 different states.
Ø  States like Gujarat, Rajasthan, Delhi, Maharashtra and Telangana have witnessed a rapid increase in H1N1 cases.
Ø  Oseltamivir drug is used to tackle the virus.
NOTE:-  J. P. Nadda is union Health Minister.

DAILY FREE CURRENT AFFAIRS 21 FEBRUARY 2015

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS 21 FEBRUARY 2015
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1.      BIHAR’S POLITICAL TRAUMA COMES TO AN END:
Ø  The political trauma in Bihar comes to an end.
Ø  Jitan Ram Manjhi resigned the post of CM of Bihar.
Ø  Nitish Kumar is to take the oath on 22nd February as CM of Bihar.
Note:- Nitish Kumar was the CM of Bihar but he resigned the post after the debacle of his party JDU in lok sabha elections in 2014 and made Jitan Ram Manjhi as the new CM but soon the two parted away on various issues and recently both were eager to hold the chair but things didn’t work out for Jitan Ram Manjhi and he quited the post of CM just before the floor test.
Ø  Keshari Nath Tripathi is the Governer of Bihar.

EXPECTED QUESTION FROM THIS CURRENT AFFAIR NEWS
Q-1) Who is the Governer of Bihar?
Ø  Kalyan Singh
Ø  Sheila Dixit
Ø  Keshari Nath Tripathi
Ø  Captain singh Solanki

2.      LALJIBHAI PATEL BIDS HIGHEST FOR MODI’S SUIT:-
Ø  Laijibhai Patel bids highest at Rs.4.31 Crore at an auction to buy Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s management Suit.
Ø  Laljibhai Patel is a Surat- based Diamond merchant and private airline owner.
Ø  Auction was carried out for 3 days.
Ø  Prime Minister Narendra Modi wore this suit during his meeting with the US President Barack Obama.


EXPECTED QUESTION FROM THIS CURRENT AFFAIRS NEWS
Q-2) Who baide the highest for Modi’s Suit at an Auction in Gujrat?
Ø  Laljibhai Patel
Ø  Lavji Badshah
Ø  Hitesh Patel
Ø  Rajesh Juneja

3.      NIRAD MAHAPATRA PASSED AWAY:-
Ø  Odia Filmmaker Nirad Mahapatra passed away following a brief illness.
Ø  Nirad Mahapatra died at an age of 67.
Ø  ‘ Maya Miriga ‘ is the very first film of Nirad Mahapatra.


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