List of Recent Appointments,Elected in India,World – Current Affairs

By | July 31, 2017
NameAppointed/Elected post & DateOrgnaisation/CompanyPrevious PostRemarks
Kenneth JusterUS ambassador to INDIAUSA-Ambassador means representative of a country in other country.
Rajiv MehrishiController and Auditor General(CAG) of INDIAUnion of IndiaHome Secretary in Ministry of Home AffairsHe will replace Shashi Kant Sharma.
Rajiv KumarSecretary in the Department of Financial Services(DFS)Department of Financial Services(DFS),INDIASpecial Secretary & Establishment Officer in Ministry of PersonnelThe DFS looks after the functioning of Banks, Financial Institutions, Insurance Companies & National Pension System.
J Y PillaiActing President of SingaporeSingapore Country-He will replace Tan Kang Yam. Will remains in office till any person gets elected.
Rajiv GaubaUnion Home Secretary on 31st Aug 2017Ministry of Home AffairsOfficer on Special duty in Home MinistryHe is renowned Senior IAS office
Ashwani LohaniChairman of Railway Board on 25th Aug 2017Railway Board (Ministry of Railways)Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Air India.He is successor of A.K. Mital in Office
Prasoon JoshiChariman of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) on 12th Aug 2017Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)Renowned Poet & SingerHe assumed office after Pahlaj Nihlani
Shri Venkaiah Naidu13th Vice President of India on 11th Aug 2017Union of IndiaMinister of Housing and Urban Affairs, Parliamentary Affairs and Information and BroadcastingHe administered the oath of office by President Ram Nath Kovind. 12th Vice President was Hamid Ansari.Vice President of India - Powers, Tenure, Eligibility, Elections
Justice Dipak Misra45th Chief Justice of Indian Supreme Court on 8th Aug 2017Supreme Court of IndiaSenior Judge in Supreme CourtHe took Former CJI J S Khehar.
Rajiv KumarVice-chairman of National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog on 5h Aug 2017National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) AayogRenowned EconomistRajiv Kumar will succeed Arvind Panagariya. He is an Economist.
Ram Nath Kovind14th President of India on 25th July 2017Union of IndiaGovernor of Bihar stateHe became the second Dalit President of India after late President K.R. Narayanan.
President of India - Eligibility, Elections, Powers, Functions
Sanjay KumarDirector General (DG) of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) on 5h July 2017National Disaster Response Force (NDRF)Director General of Police (DGP) in Himachal PradeshHe will succeed R K Pachnanda.
Achal Kumar Joti21st Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on 4th July 2017Election CommissionRetired IAS officerHe shall succeed Nasim Zaidi.
K K Venugopal15th Attorney General of India on 1st July 2017Union ExecutiveSenior Advocate and Constitutional ExpertHe succeeds Mukul Rohatgi as the country’s top law officer.
R K Pachnanda29th Director General of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) 1st July 2017Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)Director General (DG) of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF)Previously he served as DG of NDRF, which is succeeded by Sanjay Kumar.

List of Recent Appointments in India,World - Current Affairs

This table gives recent appointments that took place in India, World.

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