Top 5 Current Affairs: 15 January 2020
India observed 72nd Army Day on January 15, 2020 to commemorate the day when Field Marshal KM Cariappa took the command of Indian Army in 1949 from General Francis Butcher. In order to mark the event, Army Day Parade is held at Delhi’s Parade Ground. The Chief of Defense Staff Bipin Rawat also took part in the parade along with the heads of all three forces.
ICC Awards 2019 announced by the International Cricket Council. Virat Kohli has been awarded ICC Spirit of Cricket Award; while Rohit Sharma honoured as the ODI Cricketer of the Year 2019 for hitting record 5 centuries in ICC World Cup 2019 & 7 ODI centuries in the complete year. Ben Stokes took home Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for being adjudged as the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2019.