Current Affairs India 13 September 2018

1. Former India Hockey Captain Sardar Singh has retired from International Hockey.
2. Justice Mukul Mudgas has been named Chairman of the 11 member selection committee to pick this year Dronacharya and Dhyanchand awardees.
3. 26 mini steel companies have been awarded with Secondary Steel sector awards in recognition of their contribution to the national economy.
4. Shri Monoj Jhalani, Additional Secretary and Mission Director of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has been conferred with the prestigious UN Integracy Task Force (UNIATF).
5. Boxer Amit Panghal has been nominated for this year-s Arjuna award by the Boxing Federation of India.
6. Renowned agricultural economist and former PM's Economic Advisory Committee member Professor Vijay Shankar Vyas has passed away at the age of 87.
7. Dr. Rita Jitendra has passed away.
8. Veteran freedom fighter Goura Chandra Mahapatra has passed away at the age of 104.