Current Affairs 2018: Weekly Round-up (12-18 October, Third Week)
This Current Affairs video is presented by Jagran josh. It covers five top current affairs of the last week between 12 October to 18 October. Some of the topics covered are India's win in UNHRC, Global Hunger index, Ro-Ro service in Assam for the first time.
India was on October 12, 2018 elected to the United Nations' Human Rights Council ' for a period of three years beginning January 1, 2019.
India secured 188 votes in the Asia-Pacific category, the highest number of votes among all candidates. Following the election, India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin said that India's win with the highest number of votes reflects the country's standing in the international community.