Current Affairs India 16 17 18 May 2019


  1. Sikkim Statehood Day is observed on 16th May.
  2. ITC Managing Director Sanjiv Puri has been appointed as the chairman by the Board of Directors.
  3. Major general A.K Dhingra has been appointed as the first Special Operations Division Commander.
  4. R. Gandhi has been appointed as the Additional Director of Yes Bank-s board.
  5. Justice A. K Sikri has been appointed as the Chairperson of the News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA).
  6. Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Limited has appointed Nitin Chugh as its next Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) from December 1, 2019.
  7. Captain Aarohi Pandit, a 23-year-old pilot from Mumbai has become the world's first woman to cross the Atlantic Ocean solo in a Light Sports Aircraft (LSA).
  8. Veteran Telugu actor Rallapalli Venkata Narasimha Rao passed away at the age of 74.