Current Affairs today- August 03, 2021

Concern for health insurance-75% of those retiring in the next 18 months hasn’t had adequate Health Insurance coverage. Bajaj Capital, an investment services company, conducted a survey to understand the impact of the ongoing covid-19 pandemic on investors who are about to retire and have retired.

Amarjeet Sinha(A Bihar cadre IAS officer of the 1983 batch), an advisor in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), resigns.

e-RUPI-PM Modi launched e-RUPI, an electronic voucher promoting digital payment solution. e-RUPI is a cashless and contactless instrument for digital payment.

Waiver of Processing fee-State bank of India(SBI) waives off the home loan processing fee for August 2021.

Parliament passes Inland Vessels Bill 2021, which seeks to introduce a uniform regulatory framework for inland vessel navigation across the country.

Economists Jagdish Bhagwati, C Rangarajan awarded Prof CR Rao Centenary Gold Medal (CGM) by the Indian Econometric Society (TIES) Trust.

Indian Bank signs MoU with IIT Bombay for extending exclusive credit facilities to startups and MSMEs.

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