Current Affairs India 1 2 May 2018

1. Pravasi Bharatiya Divas will be held in Varanashi.
2. Rajiv Bakshi has been appointed as Chief Marketing Officer of Intex Technologies.
3. Kavinder Gupta has been appointed as Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir.
4. WhatsApp Co-founder and CEO Jan Koum has announced his resignation from the parent company Facebook.
5. Mr Sitanshu Ranjan Kar has been taken over as the 27th Principal Spokesperson of the Government of India and Director General of Press Information Bureau in New Delhi.
6. Nirmal Singh has resigned as Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir.
7. Harendra Singh has been appointed as coach of India's hockey men's team.
8. Legendary singer Asha Bhosle has been honoured with 26th PC Chandra Puraskaar.
9. India's CA Bhavani Devi has won a silver medal in the sabre event of the Tournoi World Cup Satellite Fencing Championship in Reykjavik, Iceland.
10. Indian shooter Shahzar Rizvi has become the world number one shooter in the 10-metre air pistol category after winning a silver medal at the recently concluded shooting World Cup in South Korea.
11. Ashok Mitra, former finance minister of West Bengal has passed away at the age of 90.