Current Affairs India 11 October 2018

1. Rakesh Sharma has taken charge as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of IDBI bank.
2. Mahesh Y Reddy has taken over the charge as the Secretary General of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI).
3. Pravin Srivastava, a senior officer with the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) has been appointed as the Chief Statistician of India (CSI).
4. Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta has been appointed as the new Solicitor General of India.
5. Veena Sendre from Chhattisgarh has been chosen as India's first 'Miss Trans Queen'.
6. Indus Towers, world's largest telecom tower company (outside China) has won the Deming Prize for 2018.
7. Pistol shooter Saurabh Chaudhary has bagged the Gold Medal in the 10-meter air pistol event in the ongoing Youth Olympic Games in Argentina.
8. Well-known Malayalam poet M N Paloor has passed away at the age of 86.
9. Singer Nitin Bali has passed away at the age of 47.