Current Affairs India 24 to 30 September 2017

1. Rajiv Mehrishi, former home secretary has taken over as the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India.
2. Satya Pal Malik has been appointed as the new Governor of Bihar.
3. Shashi Shankar has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of India's biggest oil and gas producer ONGC.
4. Bilal Dar, a young boy from Srinagar has become the brand ambassador for Srinagar Municipal Corporation.
5. Professor Royana Singh has been appointed as the Chief Proctor in Banaras Hindu University.
6. Rajiv Sabharwal has been appointed as Managing Director & CEO of Tata Capital.
7. Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom has become the first Indian to be picked as the International Boxing Association-s (AIBA) representative for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes- Forum.
8. Madhya Pradesh has won the -Best Tourism State- national award for the third consecutive year.
9. Professor C.N.R Rao, eminent scientist has become the first Asian to be chosen for the prestigious Von Hippel Award for his immense contribution in materials research.
10. Rajkummar Rao has been awarded the GQ Actor of the Year Award in Mumbai.
11. A new underground water treatment plant has been commissioned at Sadhutilla in the southern part of Agartala.
12. Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has signed a contract with Research Centre Imarat (RCI) for the supply of Medium Range Surface-to-Air Missiles (MRSAM) to Indian Army.
13. INS Tarasa has been commissioned into the Indian Navy.
14. The Kandla Port, one of the top 12 major ports in the country has been renamed as Deendayal Port in the name of Hindutva icon Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay.
15. According to Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is the world-s third-biggest energy company behind Russian gas firm Gazprom and German utility E.ON.
16. Reigning Asian champion Govindan Lakshmanan of Services cruised to victory in the men-s 5000-metre race on the opening day of the 57th National Open Athletics Championships at the Nehru Stadium in Chennai.
17. Veteran film, television and theatre actor and Padma Shri Tom Alter has passed away at the age 67.