Current Affairs in English – 19 August 2022

  • Country first electric double-decker bus launched in Mumbai.
  • India’s Oil Demand Will Rise By 7.73% in 2022, Fastest in the world.
  • Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched ‘Make India No. 1’ mission.
  • Goa, first state in India to receive “Har Ghar Jal” certification.
  • HDFC Bank introduced “Vigil Aunty” to promote secure banking practices.
  • Paytm tie-up with Samsung stores to deploy smart PoS devices.
  • Marina Tabassum, first South Asian to get Lisbon Triennale Lifetime Achievement Award.
  • NASA’s moon rocket moved to launch pad for 1st test flight.
  • Meghalaya Sports Department set to host 2nd edition of North East Olympics.
  • Bengaluru to host FIBA U-18 women’s Asian Basketball Championship.
  • FSIB suggests Mohammad Mustafa for the position of NABARD Chairman.
  • Bajaj Electricals elevates Anuj Poddar as MD & CEO.
  • World Humanitarian Day observed on 19th August.
  • World Photography Day celebrates on 19th August.