Current Affairs India 13-14-15 May 2019


  1. Bollywood actor Salman Khan has been roped as brand ambassador of Merchant service and UPI payments app BharatPe.
  2. R Gandhi, former Deputy Governor has appointed as an additional director of private sector lender YES Bank.
  3. Mumbai municipal commissioner Ajoy Mehta has been appointed as Maharashtra's new chief secretary.
  4. Subhash Chand, presently Deputy High Commissioner in the High Commission of India, Abuja has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the State of Eritrea.
  5. Major General AK Dhingra has been appointed as the first head of country's first tri-services Special Operations Division comprising commandos from all three services.
  6. Dinesh Pangtey has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of LIC Mutual Fund.
  7. India captain Virat Kohli has bagged the International Cricketer and Batsman of the Year award during the CCR International awards.
  8. IPS officer Chhaya Sharma has been awarded with the 2019 McCain Institute Award for Courage and Leadership.
  9. India's GS Lakshmi has become the first ever woman to be appointed to the ICC International Panel of Match Referees.
  10. Padma Shri awardee Bhojpuri vocal artist Hiralal Yadav has passed away at the age of 93.