Current Affairs Quiz: September 25, 2019

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  1. Recently as announced by PM Modi,How much amount will be spend by India on water conservation?
    A)USD 50 billion
    B)USD 100 billion
    C)USD 200 billion
    D)USD 300 billion
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that India will spend approximately USD 50 billion on water conservation, rainwater harvesting, and the development of water resources in the next few years under the Jal-Jeevan Mission.

  2. Recently India has set the goal of eradicating Tuberculosis by which year?
    A)2022
    B)2025
    C)2030
    D)2028
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    India has set the goal of eradicating the Tuberculosis by 2025, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, noting that the dateline is five years ahead of that set by the United Nations under its sustainable development goals.

  3. Recently who launched a government web portal to help private security agencies get the licence?
    A)Amit Shah
    B)Santosh Singh
    C)Narendra Modi
    D)Nitin Gadkari
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Union Home Minister Amit Shah launched a government web portal to help private security agencies get the licence. ‘Private Security Agency Licensing Portal’ will help private agencies in police verification of security guards, expand their business across the country apart from providing other facilities.

  4. Recently the Central government announced a new medical college for which district?
    A)Almora
    B)Ranikhet
    C)Udhampur
    D)Leh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    In a major development to revitalize health and medical education in the Himalayan region, the Central government announced a new medical college for the Leh district of Ladakh region.

  5. Recently which state government flagged off ‘Anaemia Mukt’ vans?
    A)Maharashtra
    B)Delhi
    C)Bihar
    D)Assam
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia flagged off ‘Anaemia Mukt’ vans as part of the Anaemia Mukt Bharat, a centre-run programme.

  6. Which has become the first government in the country to implement the Street Vendors Act?
    A)Assam
    B)TamilNadu
    C)Maharashtra
    D)Delhi
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that Delhi government has become the first government in the country to implement the Street Vendors Act.

  7. Under which state government,pink tickets will be issued to women passengers?
    A)Sikkim
    B)Bihar
    C)Delhi
    D)Odisha
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Pink tickets will be issued to women passengers under the Delhi government’s scheme for free travel in DTC and cluster buses which was approved by the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) board.The scheme has been approved till March 2020 and it will be rolled out on Bhai Dooj on October 29.

  8. In which city,India’s first transgender library will be opened?
    A)Kanpur
    B)Kochi
    C)Pune
    D)Madurai
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    For the first time in India, a transgender library has been opened as part of the transgender resource centre in Viswanathapuram, Madurai to increase awareness about the ambisexual people in the country.

  9. The 21st session of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinating Committee was held in which state?
    A)Goa
    B)Maharashtra
    C)NewDelhi
    D)Gujarat
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The 21st session of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinating Committee was held in Panaji, Goa.

  10. The exercise Tiger Triumph is a exercise between India and which other country?
    A)China
    B)USA
    C)Maldives
    D)Russia
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    India and the United States are set to hold their first tri-services exercise codenamed Tiger Triumph at Visakhapatnam and Kakinada in November this year.

  11. Recently PM Modi inaugurated Eternal Gandhi Museum in which country?
    A)Russia
    B)USA
    C)Nepal
    D)Britain
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Eternal Gandhi Museum in Houston, USA. The Eternal Gandhi museum will be a prized cultural landmark in Houston.

  12. On recommendation of which committee,RBI revised the guidelines on concurrent audit system recently?
    A)YH Malegam
    B)TN Manoharan
    C)Ritesh Parik
    D)NK Singh
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Reserve Bank of India (RBI) revised the guidelines on concurrent audit system following the recommendations by an expert committee under Y.H. Malegam. According to the revised guidelines, RBI said that concurrent auditors will be appointed for a period of not more than three years.

  13. Recently RBI restricted which bank for six months and asked it to not grant or renew any loans and advances, make any investment or incur any liability?
    A)UCO Bank
    B)PMC Bank
    C)Gramin bank of Aryavrat
    D)IDBI bank
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has restricted activities of Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative Bank (PMC Bank) for six months and asked it to not grant or renew any loans and advances, make any investment or incur any liability, including borrowal of funds and acceptance of fresh deposits.

  14. Who has claimed her maiden title at the Maldives International Future Series In Women’s singles?
    A)Namiksha Bhanot
    B)Carolina Marine
    C)Malvika Bansod
    D)Thet Htar Thuzar
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Young Indian shuttler Malvika Bansod has claimed her maiden title at the Maldives International Future Series with a stunning straight-game win over top seed Thet Htar Thuzar of Myanmar in women’s singles.

  15. Which Indian tennis player clinched the men’s doubles title in ATP Tour tennis tournament in St. Petersburg, Russia?
    A)Divij Sharan
    B)Vijay Amritraj
    C)Ranvijay Kumar
    D)Saketh Myneni
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Indian tennis player Divij Sharan clinched the men’s doubles title in ATP Tour tennis tournament in St. Petersburg, Russia. Divij Sharan Open with partner Igor Zelenay from Slovakia.
  16. Who won St Petersburg Men’s Single Title?
    A)Vijay Amritraj
    B)Daniil Medvedev
    C)Lee Chei Yang
    D)Borna Coric
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Daniil Medvedev won a sixth career title as he defeated Borna Coric 6-3, 6-1 in the final of the St Petersburg Open, Russia.
  17. Who bagged his sixth FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award?
    A)Christiano Ronaldo
    B)Megan Rapinoe
    C)Lionel Messi
    D)Neymar
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Argentine star Lionel Messi bagged his sixth FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award while US’ Megan Rapinoe, who captained her team to victory in this year’s World Cup, has been named Women’s Player of the Year.
  18. Who was awarded the Best FIFA Men’s Coach of the Year at The Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony in Milan?
    A)Jill Ellis
    B)Marcis Swae
    C)Dani Alves
    D)Juergen Klopp
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp was awarded the Best FIFA Men’s Coach of the Year at The Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony in Milan.
  19. Who has became the first woman officer from the Arunachal Pradesh to be elevated to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Indian Army?
    A)Ponung Doming
    B)Arunima Dong
    C)Vinicius Junior
    D)Phagunia Gound
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Army officer Ponung Doming has became the first woman officer from the Arunachal Pradesh to be elevated to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Indian Army.
  20. Recently Madhav Apte passed away.He was related to which sports?
    A)Cricket
    B)Football
    C)Tennis
    D)Badminton
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Former India cricketer Madhav Apte has passed away at the age of 86. In his seven Tests for India in 1952-53, Apte averaged 49.27, the highlight being a match-saving, unbeaten 163 against West Indies in Port of Spain.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Whereis the HQ of World Health organisation?
    A)Geneva
    B)Rome
    C)Paris
    D)NewYork
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Where is the HQ of Food and Agriculture Organisation?
    A)Rome
    B)Paris
    C)NewYork
    D)Geneva
    View Answer
    Option A

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