Current Affairs India - 01-02 February 2018

1. Neelam Kapur, senior-most Indian Information Service (IIS) officer has been appointed as the Director-General of Sports Authority of India (SAI).
2. Magahi writer Shesh Anand Madhukar has been honoured with Sahitya Akademi Bhasha Samman award.
3. Shyam Benegal has been awarded with V. Shantaram lifetime achievement Award.
4. The 32nd Surajkund International Crafts Mela has begun in Faridabad, Haryana.
5. MC Mary Kom has claimed the gold medal in the India Open International Boxing tournament at Thyagraj Indoor Stadium in New Delhi.