Current Affairs 27 December
1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath inaugurated Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line connecting Noida with South Delhi.
2. Vijay Roopani sworn in as the Chief Minister of Gujarat.
3. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the first Indian Prime Minister in past 20 years to attend the annual meeting of World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Switzerland. The meeting is scheduled to be held in January 2018.
4. Veteran Bengali actor Partha Mukhopadhyay passed away. He was 70.
5. Bob Givens, who was among the chief animators who helped design the cartoon character Bugs Bunny, passed away. He was 99.
6. ASEAN-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas will be held in Singapore.
7. Uttar Pradesh Government has launched a free household power connection scheme ‘Prakash hai to vikas hai’ for the poor in the state.
8. Dr Jitendra Singh launched an electronic-Human Resource Management System (e-HRMS).
9. Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM) has tied up with HDFC Bank and IndusInd Bank for post-harvest credit.