Current Affairs India - 24 October 2017

1. NS Venkatesh has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI).
2. Dineshwar Sharma has been appointed as Interlocutor to hold a dialogue with stake holders of Jammu and Kashmir.
3. The Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC) of India has signed an agreement with Punjab National Bank to provide easy access to finance for SMEs and merchant exporters of the council.
4. State Bank of India (SBI) has signed an agreement with Escorts Ltd. to finance farmers for purchase of Escorts tractors.
5. National Research Development Corporation (NRDC) has signed an agreement with European Business Technology Centre (EBTC) and Lovely Professional University.
6. Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has lifted the Denmark Open Super series trophy at Odense.
7. Veteran Malayalam director I V Sasi has passed away at the age of 69.