Current Affairs for SSC CGL /MTS /CPO Exam 2017



Dear Students, In SSC CGL /MTS / CPO Tier-I GA section , questions are asked from current affairs as well. So, We’ve decided to provide “CURRENT AFFAIRS” of last one year. These notes will help you in GS/GK section a lot. We wish you all the very best for your upcoming exam.



➤➤UP Govt Renames Gorakhpur and Agra Airports

i. The UP government changed the name of Gorakhpur and Agra Airports as well as the name of the department of welfare of the differently abled.


ii. The Gorakhpur Airforce Station has been renamed as Mahayogi Goraknath Airport after the founder of the Nath monastic movement.
iii. The Agra Airport will be renamed after Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay airport. The Department of Disabled Welfare will now be known as ‘Divyang Jan Vikas Empowerment’.

➤➤Sebastian Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix 2017

i. Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari) won the Bahrain Grand Prix 2017 by defeating Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes).


ii.  It was Sebastian’s 3rd victory in Bahrain and 44th of his career. Sebastian Vettel belongs to Germany.

➤➤Navy’s missile destroyer dedicated to Chennai


i. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami dedicated the Indian Navy’s indigenously designed ‘P15A Guided Missile Destroyer’, INS Chennai to the city Chennai.


ii. INS Chennai is commanded by captain C. R. Praveen Nair and has 45 officers. The ship was commissioned by ex-Defence Minister Manohar Parikkar in 2016. It is one of the most potent warships to have been constructed in India.



➤➤SEBI launched revamped website with user-friendly features

i. SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India) launched its revamped website having several user-friendly features and compatible with all desktop and mobile devices.


ii. The website now also allows visitors to share web pages on their social media network. iii.The new website is compliant with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines for making web content more accessible to differently abled people and also conforms to the guidelines for Indian government websites.


➧Points to remember-

  • The Gorakhpur Airforce Station has been renamed as Mahayogi Goraknath Airport
  • Agra Airport has been renamed as Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay airport
  • The Department of Disabled Welfare will now be known as ‘Divyang Jan Vikas Empowerment’
  • Sebastian Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix 2017
  • He defeated Lewis Hamilton
  • Sebastian Vettel belongs to Germany
  • Bahrain is an Arabian country with its capital in Manama.
  • Indigenously designed ‘P15A Guided Missile Destroyer’, INS Chennai was dedicated to the city Chennai
  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister is Mr. Edappadi K. Palaniswami
  • SEBI launched revamped website with user-friendly features
  • Securities and Exchange Board of India is full form of SEBI
  • Shri Ajay Tyagi Chairman is the Chairman of SEBI and its Headquarter is in Mumbai

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