Current Affairs India - 11 August 2017

1. M. Venkaiah Naidu has been sworn in as the 13th Vice President of India at Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi.
2. Lyricist Prasoon Joshi has been appointed as the new Chairman of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).
3. Gerish Khemani and Akshat Nigam have won the Hindu Playwright Award 2017 for their play -In Search of Dariya Sagar-.
4. Uttar Pradesh Government has launched a new awareness drive called Namami Gange Jagriti Yatra.
5. Davinder Singh Kang has become the first Indian to qualify for the final round of the javelin throw World Championships.
6. The Indian men's compound team remained in fray for a bronze medal at the World Cup Stage 4 competition in Berlin.