Date : 5 June 2021 All Jobs Current Affairs : Madad Maps , Covid Free Village Contest , World Bicycle Day 2021
Madad Maps is online platform that has recently been launched by the group of doctors of US and India. Its a first of its kind online map platform that will show its users the availability of beds in hospitals in India. It will provide real time updates. The aim of this platform is to provide critical and time saving information to the COVID 19 patients across the country .
MADAD MAPS KEY POINTS :
- This online platform can be accessed from www.madadmaps.com
- This Portal will help patients to have bed availability on time .
- This initiative will reduce the crowd of patients family who wait to verify the availability of bed.
- It will eliminate the risk of super spreader events.
MADAD MAPS OTHER DETAILS :
This portal is an initiative of 15 Indian doctors and experts and 12 professionals. This portal works on an algorithm that receive the information from the servers of each hospital in the city and state. It also cross-verifies and filters the data and remove the data that has been updated long back.
COVID FREE VILLAGE CONTEST
Maharashtra government has taken good step to have control on Covid Cases in rural areas . The state has announced a contest for villages named as : My Village Corona Free . The aim of this contest is to encourage steps to reduce the spread of COVID 19 in the rural areas of the state .
KEY POINTS :
- Under this contest 3 village panchayats will be given awards for their good work in management of Covid 19.
- The first prize winner of the contest will awarded with Rs 50 Lakh.
- The Second prize winner of the contest will awarded with Rs 25 Lakh.
- The third prize winner of the contest will awarded with Rs 15 Lakh.
- The winner village panchayat will get an additional encouragement prize money. This money will be given for development of the village.
OTHER DETAILS : The villages will be judged on basis of 22 different criteria. A committee will be formed which will test the villages on these 22 criteria.
WORLD BICYCLE DAY 2021
Thursday 3rd June 2021 , was Celebrated as the Bicycle Day. World Bicycle day promotes the benefits of cycling. Cycling has tremendous health benefits for all the age groups . Its also a better mode of transport
BENEFITS OF CYCLING
- Cycling is an emission free vehicle . Cycling contributes to the mitigation of the green house gas emissions.
- Cycling leads to a healthier lifestyle . Cycling improves the joints mobility , helps to increase muscle strength and flexibility.
FAMOUS QUOTES N CYCLING :
- Life is like riding a bicycle . To keep your balance , you must keep moving – Alber Einstein.
- Its never gets easier, you just get faster – Greg lemond
- Nothing Compares to the simple pleasure of riding a Bicycle – John F. Kennedy