Current Affairs India 06 October 2018

1. Pankaj Sharma has been appointed as the ambassador and India-s permanent representative to the United Nations Conference on Disarmament (UNCD) in Geneva, Switzerland.
2. Sanjay Verma, a 1990 batch Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer has been appointed as India-s Ambassador to Spain.
3. Vikram Limaye, the National Stock Exchange-s (NSE) MD and CEO has been appointed the chairman of the working committee and director on the board by the international industry body-World Federation of Exchanges (WFE).
4. The Indian men's and women's Hockey teams have left for their maiden Youth Olympic Games to begin in Buenos Aires from 8th to 16th of this month.
5. The 31st All India Railways Chess tournament has begun at Trichy in Tamil Nadu.