Daily Current Affairs Quiz based on 19th August 2021:
This article will walk you through the Current Affairs facts as of 19th August 2021. Presented here is your daily dose of Current Events and GK.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced to sponsor the team for the next 10 years. The Odisha government has been sponsoring Indian hockey teams since the year 2018. After 41 years, the men's team has won a medal for India in the Tokyo Olympics, while the women's team has also made it to the semi-finals.
Former Sri Lankan batsman Avishka Gunawardene has been appointed as the new batting coach of the Afghanistan cricket team. The Afghanistan Cricket Board gave information about this by tweeting. It must be noted that Avishka Gunawardene has played six Tests and 61 One Day International matches for Sri Lanka. Gunawardene's name in Tests is 181 while in ODIs, he has a couple of 1708 runs in his name.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has appointed co-operative sector co-operative Rabobank U.A. (Cooperative Rabobank UA) has been fined Rs 1 crore for lapses in regulatory compliance. RBI said that this penalty has been imposed for violation of certain provisions of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 and instructions related to 'Transfer of Reserve Funds'.
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