Current Affairs India 07-08-09 May 2019

  1. Serbian Dragan Mihailovic has been appointed as head coach of the men-s national Volleyball team of India.
  2. India has been re-elected as Observer to the Arctic Council, an intergovernmental forum.
  3. Padma Bhushan Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty has been conferred with P C Chandra Purashkar 2019.
  4. The Chhattisgarh police has inducted women commandos in the District Reserve Guard (DRG), frontline anti-Naxal force for the first time.
  5. Indian boxers have finished with a rich haul of six medals, including two gold at the 36th Feliks Stamm International Boxing Tournament in Warsaw, Poland.
  6. Former Indian Cue sports Player, Coach and administrator Derek Sippy has passed away.
  7. Renowned economist Baidyanath Mishra has passed away at the age of 99.
  8. Prof N.R. Madhava Menon, an educationist, scholar, and the pioneering spirit behind modern legal education in India has passed away at the age of 84.
  9. Prof. Kirpal Singh, the first chronicler of Partition has passed away at the age of 95 in Chandigarh.