Current Affairs India 30-31 January 2018

1. National Cleanliness Day is observed on 30th January.
2. Shailendra Kumar Joshi has been appointed as the Special Chief Secretary of Telengana.
3. Vikram Singh Sisodia has been appointed as the Chef-de-Mission for the commonwealth games.
4. James Hopes has been appointed as the bowling coach of Delhi Daredevil.
5. Lt. Gen Anil Chauhan has taken charge as the new Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) of the Indian Army.
6. Senior IAS officer Surendra Kumar has been appointed as the new Electoral Officer of Odisha.
7. Malayalam cine star Mohanlal and former sprint queen P T Usha have been conferred with Honorary D.Lit degrees by the Calicut University.
8. Former Badminton player Prakash Padukone has been conferred with Badminton Association of India (BAI) inaugural lifetime achievement award for his contribution to the sports.
9. India has been ranked sixth in the list of wealthiest countries with the total wealth of 8,230 billion US dollars.
10. India has overtaken the US to become the world-s third-largest steel producer.
11. Sharath Kamal has won the men singles title for the eighth time in Ranchi, Jharkhand.
12. Senior BJP MP Chintaman Wanaga has passed away at the age of 67.