Current Affairs India 22-23 February 2019

  1. Ajay Singh, president of the Boxing Federation of India has been selected as the president of the Foundation Board for Better Boxing of AIBA (International Boxing Association).
  2. Justice D.K. Jain, a retired judge of the Suprime Court has been appointed as the first ombudsman under the new BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India).
  3. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been conferred with the Seoul Peace Prize during his two-day visit to South Korea.
  4. Employees' Provident Fund Organisation has hiked interest rate on employees' provident fund to 8.65% from 8.55% for the 2018-19 fiscal year.
  5. Apurvi Chandela has won the gold medal in the women's 10-metre air rifle event at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi.
  6. Veteran Telegu film director Kodi Ramakrisnan has passed away at the age of 69.