History: GS1

"Geography: Population and related issues": GS1    

  • Census 2021 (PIB) The Indian Census is largest administrative and statistical exercise in the world. The next decennial Census is due in 2021 and would be conducted in two phases:
  1. House listing and Housing Census - April to September, 2020 and
  2. Population Enumeration - 9th February to 28th February, 2021.

Polity: GS2    

Schemes: GS2
"Cabinet approves creation of Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Nidhi as a single non-lapsable reserve fund for Health from the proceeds of health and Education Cess (PIB); Cabinet clears fund for health care (TH)" Amount accruing from health cess to be managed by Health Ministry.