Current Affairs India - 19 May 2017

1. Renu Satti, long-time executive and vice president of Paytm will be the CEO of Paytm payments bank.
2. Harsh Vardhan, Union Science and Technology Minister has been taken the additional charge of the Environment Ministry.
3. Pranay Varada, 14-year-old Indian-American student has won the prestigious National Geographic Bee competition 2017.
4. Manav Thakkar has won the silver medal in the 2017 Thailand Junior and Cadet Open in Bangkok.
5. Grand Master R R Laxman of Integral Coach Factory has won the All India Open Rapid FIDE Rating Chess Tournament at the Kshudiram Anushilan Kendra, Kolkata, West Bengal.