Current Affairs India - 09 January 2018

1. Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is observed on 9th January.
2. Dilip Asbe has been appointed as the MD and CEO of National Payments Corporation of India.
3. Music Composer A R Rahman has become the brand ambassador of Sikim.
4. Legendry actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been awarded with the Legion of Honour, the highest award of France.
5. Former Indian all rounder Yusuf Pathan has been suspended by the Board of Control for India in cricket for five months on the grounds of a doping violation.
6. Powerlifting world champion Saksham Yadav has died of his injuries after road accident near Delhi.