Current Affairs India -19 February 2019


  1. Sandeep Mohan Bhatnagar and Ashok Kumar Pandey have been appointed as the members in the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs.
  2. M C Merry Kom has been appointed as the brand ambassador of PUMA.
  3. Arun Jaitley has resumed charge as the finance minister after a gap of over a month.
  4. Uday Deshpande, Mallakhamb coach and Smriti Mandhana, batswoman have been awarded with the Maharashtra State Government-s Shiv Chhatrapati Award.
  5. Jharkhand has based NGO Yuwa won the Laureus Sports for Good Award.
  6. Nikhat Zareen and Meena Kumari Devi have become the first Indian women boxers to win gold medals at the Strandja Memorial Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria.