Current Affairs 24 March 2021 Quiz
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- Mohammad Haneef Atmar who arrived in India on a 3-day visit is the foreign minister of which country?
- Fruit growers in which sate have started an innovative ‘movement’ to promote fresh fruit cakes as a healthier option, instead of the traditional bakery-made cakes?
- What is the theme of the campaign ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan: Catch the Rain’ launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of World Water Day?
A) Catch the Rain, monsoon period
B) Catch the Rain, pre-monsoon and monsoon
C) Catch the Rain till it falls
D) Catch the Rain, where it falls, when it falls
- More than how many loans have been sanctioned to the beneficiaries under the Pradhan Mantri Street Vendors, Atma Nirbhar Nidhi Scheme – PM SVANidhi so far?
A) 23 lakh
B) 19 lakh
C) 31 lakh
D) 37 lakh
- How much amount have been disbursed under Atal Pension Yojana till February this year?
A) Rs 76,000 lakh
B) Rs 57,000 lakh
C) Rs 35,000 lakh
D) Rs 82,000 lakh
- As per the data, till 22nd March, the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) has constructed how much of National Highways in the current financial year 2020-21?
A) 12,705.25 km
B) 12,205.25 km
C) 17,205.75 km
D) 17,205.25 km
- Which state launched a state wide Sankalp or resolution campaign for a week to create awareness on covid appropriate behaviour?
C) Madhya Pradesh
- Which state has become the first state in the country to have its own ethanol policy, called Ethanol Production Promotion Policy, 2021?
B) Himachal Pradesh
- According to international property consultancy Knight Frank, which country topped the global home price index in 2020?
- Government will borrow how much less amount from RBI this fiscal on review of position of cash balance?
A) Rs 20,000 cr
B) Rs 10,000 cr
C) Rs 30,000 cr
D) Rs 40,000 cr
- India’s target of becoming a USD5-trillion economy by 2030 will delay by how many years due to the Covid-19 pandemic?
- To which country did India supply two Mobile Harbour Cranes (MHCs) each weighing 100 tons in March 2021?
- Which company has become the first Company globally to be certified with highest level of verification – L3, by UN-backed Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) ecolabel?
A) LT Foods Limited
B) Heritage Foods
C) Ruchi Soya
D) REI Agro Limited
- The Defence Ministry signed a deal with which of the following to acquire 4,960 anti-tank guided missiles at a cost of ₹1,188 crore for the Indian Army?
A) Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
B) BEML Limited
C) Bharat Dynamics Ltd
D) Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
- When is Shaheed Diwas or Martyrs’ day observed in the country?
A) March 23
B) March 20
C) March 22
D) March 21
- What is the theme of World Meteorological Day?
A) Weather-ready, climate-smart
B) The Sun, the Earth and the weather
C) Climate and Water
D) The Ocean, Our Climate and Weather
- When is World Poetry Day celebrated?
A) March 17
B) March 21
C) March 19
D) March 20
- GV Ramakrishna who passed away in March 2021 was the former chairman of which organization?
A) Securities and Exchange Board of India
B) Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority
C) National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development
D) Small Industries Development Bank of India
- Who has been conferred with the Gandhi Peace Prize 2019 award by the culture ministry of India?
A) Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
B) Taimur bin Feisal
C) Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said
D) Yohei Sasakawa
- Who is the head of the committee formed by the RBI for evaluating applications for universal banks and small finance banks?
A) Anand Sinha
B) Harun R. Khan
C) Shyamala Gopinath
D) Usha Thorat
- Which pair won the gold medal in the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event at the The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup held in Delhi?
A) Divyansh Singh Panwar and Manu Bhaker
B) Vijay Kumar and Manu Bhaker
C) Vijay Kumar and Elavenil Valarivan
D) Divyansh Singh Panwar and Elavenil Valarivan
- Manoj Bajpayee won the best actor award for which film at the 67th National Film Awards?
C) Super Deluxe