Prominent Indian Newsmakers for the year 2020

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Indian archers Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das tied the knot in Ranchi. Couple were to represent India in Tokyo Olympics which has been postponed.



Designer Nivedita Saboo creates India’s first certified breathe safe face mask available for general public. It has 4-layer filtration system, sanitised, has clear audibility and oxygen-carrying capacity.



Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who had a successful career in Bollywood film industry was found dead in his apartment in Mumbai. He was 34.



Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who had a successful career in Bollywood film industry was found dead in his apartment in Mumbai. He was 34.



Dr. Ankit Bharat successfully performed the 1st lung transplant in the World on a COVID-19 patient. He is the chief of thoracic surgery and surgical director of Northwestern's lung transplant program.



Sonam Wangchuk, renowned academician, engineer and environmentalist was in the news for his call to boycott Chinese software and hardware products.



Indian actor Rana Daggubati got engaged to long time friend Miheeka Bajaj, She is an interior designer by profession.




Rishi Kapoor, legendary actor and India's evergreen heartthrob Shri Rishi Kapoor passed away after a long battle with illness.



Irrfan Khan, Indian actor who also acted in many Holywood movies passed away after a prolonged battle with cancer.



Mukesh Ambani becomes Asia's richest man once again after Jio Facebook deal; he beats Chinese billionaire Jack Ma of Alibaba.



Dr. Rajeev Chauhan Working with the Indian government in Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), he invented a low cost ventilator.



Shailendra Kawade's Mylab Discovery developed the first made in India test kits for COVID-19 in record time of six weeks



Captain Tania Shergill, first woman Parade Adjutant led an all men marching contigent of the Corps of Signals at the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.



General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday January 1, 2020, took over as India's first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS).


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