Current Affairs Quiz : July 6 , 2019

Current Affairs 06 July 2019 Quiz

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  1. India’s first Design Development Center “Fashionova” was launched in which city?
    A)Pune
    B)Nashik
    C)Surat
    D)Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    India’s first Design Development Center ‘Fashionova’ was launched in the Textile city Surat recently to promote the city in the field of the fashion design sector.

  2. Which state government launched a 24*7 toll free helpline (call on number 1076) to address people’s grievances?
    A)Maharashtra
    B)Uttar Pradesh
    C)Madhya Pradesh
    D)Arunachal Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath launched a 24×7 toll-free helpline to allow people from across the state to register their grievance via a phone call on number 1076 instead of travelling all the way to Lucknow.

  3. Which railway zone commissioned the longest electrified tunnel in India?
    A)North Railways
    B)North Eastern Railway
    C)Central Railway
    D)South Central Railway
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The South Central Railway (SCR) has added yet another feather in its cap by commissioning the longest electrified tunnel of 6.6 km built at a total cost of ₹460 crore between Cherlopalli and Rapuru stations. The tunnel is part of the recently completed Obulavaripalli-Venkatachalam new railway line.

  4. What is the rank of India in 2019 Henley Passport Index?
    A)86th
    B)87th
    C)81st
    D)89th
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Recently the Henley Passport Index 2019 ranking was issued. Indian Passport has been given the rank of 86th position with a mobility score of 58. The score means that Indian passport holders can travel to 58 countries without any prior Visa.

  5. Nepal is organising which program in India to highlight the country’s tourism destinations?
    A)Aao Nepal 2020
    B)Come Nepal 2020
    C)Chal Pade Nepal 2020
    D)Visit Nepal 2020
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    In a bid to promote tourism, Nepal Tourism Board is organising a program “Visit Nepal 2020” here in India to highlight the country’s many tourist destinations.

  6. Which bank launched web tool Vasool So-Ft’ (Vasool So-Fast) for digitasing the NPA recovery process on the banks?
    A)Yes Bank
    B)Federal Bank
    C)Karnataka Bank
    D)HDFC Bank
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Karnataka Bank Ltd has launched the web tool – ‘Vasool So-Ft’ (Vasool So-Fast) – for digitalising the NPA (non-performing asset) recovery process of the bank.

  7. Which telecom operator completed merger of the consumer mobile businesses of Tata Teleservices ?
    A)Bharti Airtel
    B)BSNL
    C)Vodafone
    D)Jio
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Bharti Airtel and Bharti Hexacom announced the merger of the consumer mobile businesses (CMB) of Tata Teleservices (TTSL) and Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) (TTML) with the two Bharti Group companies. This move spells better synergies and increased customer base for the country’s third-largest mobile service provider.

  8. Recently Arjen Robbin announced his retirement.He was related to which field?
    A)Journalist
    B)Actor
    C)Writer
    D)Sports
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Arjen Robben, the former Bayern Munich and Netherland forward, announced his retirement from football. The 35-year-old has featured in over 500 matches for the club and his country in the entire career.

  9. Who was appointed as IMF interim leader?
    A)Tedros Adhenem
    B)David Lipton
    C)Christine Lagarde
    D)David Malpass
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    American economist David Lipton will serve as interim leader of the International Monetary Fund, replacing Christine Lagarde who was nominated to head the European Central Bank.

  10. Who was appointed as the director general of Fire Services,Civil Defence and Home Guard?
    A)Alok Verma
    B)Praveen Kumar
    C)M Nageshwar Rao
    D)Sameer Singh Negi
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Central government appointed M Nageswar Rao, Additional Director of CBI as the Director General of Fire Services, Civil Defence and Home Guard.

  11. Recently Barun Haldar passed away.He was related to which profession?
    A)Social Activist
    B)Philosopher
    C)Newsreader
    D)Actor
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Veteran Newsreader of All India Radio Barun Haldar passed away in Kolkata. He was 85. Haldar was ailing for some time. He was a popular presenter of Western Music in AIR Kolkata before shifting to AIR Delhi as an English Newsreader.

  12. Recently Santosh Rana passed away.He was related to which profession?
    A)Journalist
    B)Actor
    C)Politics
    D)Philosopher
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Santosh Rana, one of the foremost leaders of the Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) and a major thinker on caste, class and tribal politics in West Bengal and winner of a top literary award in the State, passed away recently. He was 76.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of International Monetary Fund?
    A)NewYork
    B)Rome
    C)Washington DC
    D)London
    View Answer
    Option C

  2. Where is the HQ of Bharti Airtel?
    A)Chennai
    B)Mumbai
    C)Pune
    D)NewDelhi
    View Answer
    Option D

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