Current Affairs India 09-10-11-12-13 March 2019

  1. Shri Subhash Chandra Garg has been appointed as Finance Secretary of Department of Economic Affairs.
  2. Axis Bank has appointed Rakesh Makhija as Non-Executive Chairman for a period of 3 years.
  3. Ashu Khullar has been appointed as CEO of CITI Bank.
  4. Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar has been selected as Barbie role model.
  5. Soumya Swaminathan, a Deputy Director-General of the World Health Organisation has been named Chief Scientist of the WHO.
  6. Retired IAS officer C Lalsawta was sworn-in as the first Chairman of the newly-constituted Lokayukta in Mizoram.
  7. Venkaiah Naidu has been conferred with Honorary Directorate by University of Peace founded by the United Nations (UNO).
  8. Distinguished scientist Ajit Kumar Mohanty has been appointed Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC).
  9. The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India has won the First Prize in the category of TV Cinema Spot.
  10. Acko General Insurance Ltd has been conferred with Golden Peacock Innovative Services Award 2019.
  11. Young Mumbai sailor Upamanyu Dutta has bagged the bronze medal in the Laser Standard race for men in the Laser Asian Sailing Championship.
  12. India has won 1 Gold, 4 Silver at the 38th GeeBee Boxing Tournament in Helsinki, Finland.