Daily Current Affairs 19th November 2021:
This article will walk you through the Current Affairs facts as of 19th November 2021. Presented here is your daily dose of Current Events and GK.
India has once again won the election for the 2021-25 term of the Executive Board of the United Nations Organization for Cultural and Education (UNESCO) on 17 November 2021. India won this election with the help of 164 votes. The UNESCO Executive Board is one of the three constitutional organs of the United Nations Agency and is elected by the general convention.
The Karnataka government has announced to posthumously confer the 'Karnataka Ratna' award on late actor Puneet Rajkumar on 16 November 2021. Puneet Rajkumar will be the 10th person to receive this highest civilian honor of the state. So far only 9 people have got this honor. The last time in the year 2009, Dr. Virendra Hegde was given this award for social service. Puneet Rajkumar died of cardiac arrest on 29 October 2021 at the age of 46.
The Central Government has recently extended the tenure of Enforcement Directorate (ED) Director Sanjay Kumar Mishra by one year. Now his term will be till 18 November 2022. The extended tenure of Sanjay Kumar Mishra, a 1984 batch officer of the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) cadre of the Income Tax Department, was to end on November 18, 2021.
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