Current Affairs India - 03 January 2018

1. Rajinder Khanna, the former chief of the country-s Research and Analysis Wing has been appointed as the next deputy National Security Advisor.
2. The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust has won the -Samudra Manthan - Caring Organization of the Year- award 2018.
3. The 171st Araadhanai Music Festival of one of the Trinities of Carnatic music Saint Thyagaraja has begun in Thiruvaiyaru, Tamil Nadu.
4. State-owned gas utility GAIL India Ltd has commissioned the country's second-largest rooftop solar power plant in Uttar Pradesh.
5. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami has presented cash prizes to nine sports persons and five coaches who bagged honours in various events last year.
6. Carnatic singer Radha Vishwanathan has passed away at the age of 83.