Current Affairs Quiz: June 23, 2019

Current Affairs 23 June 2019 Quiz

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  1. Recently Minister of state for Civil Aviation inaugurated the Air Traffic Flow Management Central Command Centre in Which city/UT?
    A)NewDelhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Minister of State (I/c) for Civil Aviation inaugurated the Air Traffic Flow Management Central Command Centre in New Delhi.
  2. In which state,world’s biggest pump house was inaugurated?
    A)Punjab
    B)Telangana
    C)Odisha
    D)Kerala
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Along with the Kaleswaram Lift Irrigation project, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao also inaugurated the world’s biggest pumphouse at the Medigadda.

  3. In which city,Ambubachi Mela was inaugurated?
    A)Guwahati
    B)Amritsar
    C)Kohima
    D)Shillong
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the Ambubachi Mela in Guwahati.

  4. Which operation was launched by Indian Navy in Gulf of Oman?
    A)Shish
    B)Antodhaya
    C)Sankalp
    D)Vande
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Indian Navy launched Operation Sankalp in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman to reassure Indian flagged vessels safe transit through the area.

  5. Which city’s chappal recently has earned GI tag from Intellectual Property India?
    A)Kolhapur
    B)Lucknow
    C)Nashik
    D)Firozabad
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Namma Kolhapuri chappal has earned Geographical indication tag from Intellectual Property India. The approval for GI tag was jointly received by Karnataka and Maharashtra.

  6. In which city, India has opened its first specialised hydrotherapy treatment for elephants suffering from arthritis, joint pain and foot ailments?
    A)Pune
    B)Mathura
    C)Kanpur
    D)Varanasi
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    India has opened its first specialised hydrotherapy treatment for elephants suffering from arthritis, joint pain and foot ailments in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.

  7. Which robot became the first Astrobee robot to fly under its own power in space?
    A)Sonny
    B)Joe
    C)Gigolo
    D)Bumble
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s robot named Bumble became the first Astrobee robot to fly under its own power in space.

  8. Who won Asian Snooker Championship 2019?
    A)Pankaj Advani
    B)Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon
    C)Steve Davis
    D)Mark Villiams
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    India’s ace cueist Pankaj Advani added another feather in his career cap by winning the Asian Snooker Championship. Advani also completes the career grand slam with the victory.

  9. Who has been conferred with “ Innovative Research Excellence Award 2019” At Asian Leadership Summit 2019?
    A)Rishabh Srivastava
    B)Gaurav Nigam
    C)Ayushmann Singh
    D)Dalbir Negi
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Dr Gaurav Nigam, a well-known educationist, paediatrician, and the author has been conferred ‘Innovative Research Excellence Award 2019’ at Asian Leadership Summit held at Thimphu, Bhutan.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. What is the currency of Oman?
    A)Riel
    B)Rial
    C)Yen
    D)Krone
    View Answer
    Option B

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