Here are the current affairs today December 28 2017 with all major updates from national, International, Sports, states and other important categories. All current affairs presented here are in summarized form to make it easy for you to go through quickly.
India, Afghanistan launch second air cargo route by linking Kabul with Mumbai
Mumbai has received first cargo of fruit from Kabul after the second air corridor between Afghanistan and India, Kabul-New Delhi was opened. The first fruit cargo was send from Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul. This air connectivity between India and Kabul will be very helpful for Afghan businessmen to leverage India’s economic growth and trade networks for its benefit.
Haryana based Indian Shooter Anisa Sayyed has made new Shooting national record by winning the gold medal in women’s 25m pistol competition at 61st National Shooting Championship Competitions (61st NSCC) going on at Trivandrum. Anisa scored 33 to register win over Maharashtra duo of Shital Shivaji Thorat and Rahi Sarnobat. This is also a new national record in shooting by Anisa.
IPS officer Abhay appointed Director General of Narcotics Control Bureau
Senior IPS officer Abhay has been appointed as Director General of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) by the appointment committee of cabinet. Abhay will remain DG of NCB till November 18, 2019 as per the order issued by Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT). The post of Director General of NCB was vacant from April 2017 when the earlier NCB DG, R R Bhatnagar had took the charge of DG of CRPF. Abhay is currently workinn in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates the centenary conference of Indian Economic Association
Mr president Ram Nath Kovind has the centenary conference of the Indian Economic Association at Guntur of Andhra Pradesh on December 27, 2017 in the presence of dignitaries that is Andhra Pradesh Governor, Shri E. S. L. Narasimhan; AP Chief Minister, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu; Nobel Laureate and Founder of the Grameen Bank, Professor Muhammad Yunus from Bangladesh; Former Governor of Reserve Bank of India, Dr C. Rangarajan; President of Indian Economic Association, Professor Sukhdeo Thorat and Vice Chancellor of Acharya Nagarjuna University, Professor A. Rajendra Prasad.
Indian President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated Andhra Pradesh Fibre Grid project on 27 December 2017. AP Fibre Grid Project is Andhra Pradesh state project which has been developed to provide three services that is internet, television and telephone services will be provided at a lowest price of Rs. 149 per month to household.