Important Personalities of India – Genaral Awareness – Current Affairs 2017

Dear readers, Here we are providing the List of Important Personalities of India, List of Current Heads of Important Organizations in the world, Persons in News (Current Affairs 2017 - Who is Who) or Key People, Latest Appointments, Famous Persons in India which will be asked in Competitive Exams for 2 or 3 Marks under General Awareness. Latest Current Affairs Month wise, General Studies Paper. Current Affairs – Important Personalities of India will asked in all competitive exams like UPSC, SSC, RRB, IBPS, SBI Bank Exams, Intelligence Bureau, Postal Assistant, Group Services, Public Service Commission Govt Jobs like TSPSC, APPSC etc.

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List of Current Important Personalities of India – General Awareness 2017

  1. Attorney General of India - Mukul Rohatgi
  2. Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) President - Sandeep Jajodia
  3. Board of Control for Cricket in India BCCI Chief - Vinod Rai
  4. Banks Board Bureau (BBB) Chairman- Vinod Rai
  5. Border Security Force BSF Director General - K.K Sharma
  6. Central Board of Direct Taxes CBDT Chairperson - Sushil Chandra
  7. Central Bureau of Investigation CBI Director – Alok kumar verma
  8. Central Industrial Security Force CISF Director General - Surender Singh
  9. Central Reserve Police Force CRPF Director General - Prakash Mishra
  10. Central Vigilance Commissioner - K V Chowdary
  11. Central Water Commission (CWC) Chairman - Narendra Kumar
  12. Chief Election Commissioner of India - Achal Kumar Joti
  13. Confederation of Indian Industry CII President - Shobana Kamineni
  14. Controller General of Accounts - Mr. Anthony Lianzuala
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  16. Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) – R. K. Mathur
  17. Chief Justice of India - Justice Dipak Misra
  18. Competition Commission of India CCI Chairman - Devender Kumar Sikri
  19. Comptroller and Auditor General of India CAG - Shashi Kant Sharma
  20. Economic Affairs Secretary - Tapan Ray
  21. Election Commissioner of India - Om Prakash Rawat
  22. Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) President -Pankaj R Patel
  23. Finance Commission of India Chairman – Dr. Y. Venugopal Reddy
  24. Food Corporation of India (FCI) Chairman & MD - Yogendra Tripathi

List of Famous Persons in India – General Studies 2017

  1. Home secretary - Rajiv Gauba
  2. Indian Air Chief – Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa
  3. Indian Army Chief – General Bipin Rawat
  4. Indian Navy Chief - Admiral Sunil Lanba
  5. Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO Chairman – A S Kiran Kumar
  6. Intelligence Bureau (IB) Director - RajivJain
  7. Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDAI) Chairman - T.S. Vijayan
  8. Law Commission of India Chairman –Balbir Singh Chauhan
  9. Lok Sabha Speaker - Sumitra Mahajan
  10. Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker - M. Thambidurai
  11. National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) Chairman - Raman Roy
  12. National Commission for Backward Classes Chairperson - Justice V.Eswaraiah
  13. National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson - Lalitha Kumaramangalam
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  15. National Commission on Farmers (NCF) Chairman - M. S. Swaminathan
  16. National Human Rights Commission Chairman -Justice H. L. Dattu
  17. National Institution for Transforming India NITI Aayog
  • Chairperson - Prime Minister Narendra Modi
  • Chief Executive Officer CEO - Amitabh Kant
  • Vice Chairperson - Arvind Panagariya
  1. National Security Advisor (NSA India) - Ajit Doval
  2. National Security Guard (NSG) Director General – R C Tayal
  3. Prasar Bharati: Chairman - Dr A Surya Prakash; CEO - Shashi Shekar Vempati
  4. President of India - Pranab Mukherjee
  5. Prime Minister of India - Narendra Modi
  6. Public Accounts Committee PAC chairman - Mallikarjun Kharge

Latest Current Affairs Questions – Who is Who/ Persons in News 2017

  1. Railway Protection Force (RPF) Director General - Rajiv Ranjan Verma
  2. Rajya Sabha Chairman - Mohammad Hamid Ansari
  3. Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman - P. J. Kurien
  4. Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India - Sailesh
  5. Registrar of Copyrights - Hoshiar Singh
  6. Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) Chief - Anil Dhasmana
  7. Reserve Bank of India Governor - Urjit R. Patel
  8. Reserve Bank of India Deputy Governors
  1. Securities and Exchange Board of India SEBI Chairman - Ajay Tyagi
  2. Solicitor General of India - Ranjit Kumar
  3. Staff Selection Commission SSC Chairman - Ashim Khurana
  4. Surveyor General of India - Dr Swarna Subba Rao
  5. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Chairman - Ram Sewak Sharma
  6. Union Public Service Commission UPSC Chairman - David R. Syiemlieh
  7. Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) Chairman - J. Satyanarayana (part time)
  8. Vice President of India - Mohammad Hamid Ansari

List of Current Heads of Important International Organizations

Antonio GuterresSecretary-General, United Nations Organisations
Jan EliassonDeputy Secretary-General,UN
Dr. Jim Yong KimPresident, World Bank
Christine LagardeManaging Director, International Monetary Fund(IMF)
Irina BokovaDirector General, UNESCO
Tedros Adhanom GhebreyesusDirector General, WHO
Guy RyderDirector General, Inter-national Labour Organisation
Anthony LakeExecutive Director, United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund(UNICEF)
Filippo GrandiUN High Commissioner for Refugees

 List of Important Persons in the world - General Knowledge

Takehiko NakaoPresident, Asian Development Bank
Roberto AzevedoDirector - General, WTO
Jens StoltenbergSecretary-General, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO)
Dr. Babatunde OsotimehinExecutive Director, UNFPA
Le Luong MinhSecretary-General, ASEAN
Amjed Hussain B. SialSecretary-General, SAARC

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  1. There have come many changes plz comply with them. As arvind pangarua is replaced and navy chiefvis changed also

  2. UPSC chairman now Alka Sirohi


  4. Please change "Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) Chairman - Nandan Nilekani"
    It is J Satyanarayana

  5. sikendra kumar yadav

    Thank you sir.update in indian defence staff please.

  6. secretary general of saarc is change on 1 march 2017-amjed hussain b.sial

  7. Thanku 4 ipm information of such personality...

  8. This is Really Awesome Post.Thanks for sharing info.

  9. awesome post ..Thank you

  10. Attorney general___kk venugopal

  11. Please update new appointments

  12. new president of india is Ram Nath Kovind

  13. Thank u for giving us this awaysome some knowledge having all the information is together , no need to search it individually fabulous

  14. Thanku for a give some knowleged for me having all infomation to geather thanku

  15. Very good informations, but if there were photos of personals then it would be better to recognize them easily.
    Thanks a lot for the specious collection

  16. Ur post is very helpful
    As some frnds suggested for updates
    Yes that is necessary

    And now the chief Justice of India = Dipak Mishra from Odisha

  17. So many mistakes

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