Daily GK Potion – 1st December 2014

  1. Core sector growth jumps to 4-month high of 6.3%
  2. UB Group Chairman Vijay Mallya has resigned from the Board of Directors of Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers Ltd (MCFL).
  3. Former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Jarbom Gamlin died at a hospital in Gurgaon. He was 53.
  4. Union Home Ministry approved the appointment of O. P. Singh  as the new National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Director­General.
  5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation the second unit of the 726 MW gas-based power plant at Palatana in Tripura.