Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth Appointed as Deputy Collector in Andhra Pradesh

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth was appointed as a Deputy Collector in the state government by the CM of Andhra Pradesh N Chandrababu Naidu.

K Srikanth was recently being awarded the Padma Shri award, India’s fourth highest civilian honour. The Cabinet also announced a reward of Rs 2 crore for the shuttler, who originally hails from Guntur district in the state.
Source- The Indian Express

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
  • Kidambi Srikanth became the first Indian to win four Superseries titles in a calendar year after winning the French Open earlier in 2017.