Current Affairs India 17-18-19-20 March 2019

  1. National Ordnance Factory Day is observed on 18th March.
  2. Former Supreme Court judge Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose has been recommended to be the first Lokpal or anti-corruption ombudsman of India.
  3. Pramod Sawant, former Speaker of Goa legislative Assembly has sworn-in as 11th Chief Minister of Goa.
  4. An Indian journalist, author and chief of The Wire, -Raghu Karnad- has received the prestigious Windham-Campbell prize for his debut book, -Farthest Field: An Indian story of Second World War-, published in the year 2015 in the non-fiction category.
  5. Swati Shingade has bagged the first prize of DD Mahila Kissan Award for 2018-19.
  6. Indian Coast Guard Ship 'Vijit' has become the first-ever Coast Guard ship to visit Sabang, Indonesia.
  7. Tata, Reliance, and Airtel have emerged as the top three Indian brands of 2019, according to a report published by Interbrand, part of the Omnicom Media Group.
  8. 18-year-old Diksha Dagar has become the second Indian to win an event on Ladies European Tour.
  9. Bengaluru FC has clinched their maiden Indian Super League title 2019.
  10. Senior journalist and environmental activist Darryl D-Monte has passed away at the age of 74.
  11. Veteran Bengali actor Chinmoy Roy has passed away.