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Current Affairs Update for Government Exams- 1st February 2019
Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana proposes three models to states
The Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM JAY) proposed three models through which the states can implement the scheme. The first is the Insurance Model. Under this Model, the premiums are paid to the insurance company, which administers and pays the claim. The next is the Trust-based Model. Under this Model, each State forms its own trust to manage the scheme and claims will be disbursed from a corpus created from Central and State Government contributions. Another model is the hybrid model. Under this Model, a part of the claim comes under the insurance model while the balance gets processed under the trust.
BARC India elects Punit Goenka as its new Chairman
The Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC India) has elected Punit Goenka, MD and CEO of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) as the Chairman. Punit Goenka as a founder Chairman of BARC had played a key role in institutionalizing BARC. Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC India) is a collaborative Industry Company founded in 2010 by stakeholder bodies that represent Broadcasters, Advertisers, and Advertising and Media Agencies.
Martyrs Day celebrated all over India on January 30
January 30 is celebrated as Martyrs Day to honour the brave martyrs of India who have sacrificed their lives for the country. January 30 marks the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. On January 30, 1948, at the age of 78, Mahatma Gandhiji, Father of the Nation was assassinated by Nathuram Godse.
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