Current Affairs India 05-06 March 2019


  1. Bhagwan Lal Sahni has been appointed as the chairman of the newly constituted National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC).
  2. Pranay Kumar Verma has been appointed as the Ambassador of India to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
  3. Former Finance Secretary Ajay Narayan Jha has been selected as a member of the 15th Finance Commission.
  4. Satheesh Reddy, the Secretary of India-s Department of Defence R&D and Chairman of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has been chosen by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) as the co-winner of the 2019 Missile Systems Award.
  5. Non-Life Insurer of the Year Award 2019 of ASSOCHAM has been awarded to Bharti AXA General Insurance.
  6. Indore has bagged award for the cleanest city for the third straight year in Swachh Survekhshan-2019.
  7. Indian Bank, a Public Sector Bank (PSB) has been awarded the Best Bank Award.
  8. Tata Steel has received the award as one of the 2019 World-s Most Ethical Companies.
  9. Manpreet Singh has been named captain of the 18-member Indian hockey team to play in the upcoming 28th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup.