GA for IBPS RRB PO Mains 2021 Exam set – 8

  1. Who has been again appointed as the chairman of the Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations for 2021?
    Shashi Kant Sharma
    Manoj Sinha
    Rajiv Mehrishi
    Vinod Rai
    Girish Chandra Murmu
    Option E
    The Comptroller and Auditor General of India Girish Chandra Murmu has been again appointed as the chairman of the Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations for 2021.
    Currently, the CAG is also the external auditor of the World Health Organization, Geneva (2020 – 2023) and Food & Agriculture Organization, Rome (2020 – 2025) and Inter Parliamentary Union (2020-2022).

     

  2. Which of the following has developed India Industrial Land Bank (IILB) portal, a GIS-enabled database of industrial areas/clusters across the country?
    Ministry of Commerce and Industry
    NITI Aayog
    Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT)
    Department of Expenditure
    Ministry of Home Affairs
    Option C

     

  3. Union Government has extended the deadline of EV promotion scheme FAME-II till which year?
    2022
    2023
    2024
    2025
    2026
    Option C
    The Union government announced decision to extend the second phase of the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric vehicle (FAME) scheme by two years to March 31, 2024.

     

  4. Which of the following is the public awareness campaign of the Reserve Bank of India?
    RBI Kare Satark
    RBI Sbka bank
    RBI Se Suraksha
    RBI Money Awareness
    RBI Kehta Hai
    Option E

     

  5. Which payments solution provider has partnered with FabIndia to launch co-branded contactless credit card?
    SBI Card
    Kotak Mahindra
    ICICI Bank
    YES Bank
    None of these
    Option A
    SBI card, the country’s second-largest credit card issuer and Fabindia, a retail platform for a wide range of handcrafted products by the artisans of the country, have joined hands to launch an exclusive co-branded contactless credit card — Fabindia SBI Card.

     

  6. The National Anti-Doping Agency’s (NADA) disciplinary panel imposed sanctions on Madhavan R and boxer Ruchika for violation of its code. Madhavan R belongs to which sport?
    Squash
    Athletics
    Powerlifting
    Weightlifting
    None of these
    Option D
    The National Anti-Doping Agency’s (NADA) disciplinary panel imposed sanctions on weightlifter Madhavan R and boxer Ruchika for violation of its code. Weightlifter Madhavan R, who tested positive for prohibited substance Phentermine and Mephentermine, was handed a four-year ban by the Anti Doping Disciplinary Panel.

     

  7. Where is the HQ of International Air Transport Association situated?
    Copenhagen
    Stockholm
    Havana
    Montreal
    Paris
    Option D
    Headquarters – Montreal, Canada. Founded – 19 April 1945

     

  8. Which state has become first rabies-free state in country?
    Goa
    Kerela
    Telangana
    Chattisgarh
    Andhra Pradesh
    Option A
    The Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said that the state had not reported a single rabies case in the last three years, making it the first rabies-free state in the country.

     

  9. Who inaugurated three path breaking initiatives for National Internet Exchange of India, NIXI ?
    Piyush Goyal
    Amit Shah
    Ravi Shankar Prasad
    Sanjay Dhotre
    Ajay Prakash Sawhney
    Option E
    Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology Ajay Prakash Sawhney inaugurated three path breaking initiatives for National Internet Exchange of India, NIXI. These initiatives are IP Guru, NIXI Academy and NIXI-IP-INDEX.

     

  10. The aquaculture tech company Aquaconnect has partnered with which bank to pave the way for access to formal credit for 1.6 million aquaculture farmers?
    Indian Overseas Bank
    State Bank of India
    Bank of Baroda
    Central Bank of India
    EXIM Bank
    Option C
    The aquaculture tech company Aquaconnect has partnered with Bank of Baroda to pave the way for access to formal credit for 1.6 million aquaculture farmers.

     

  11. The Gaggal Airport is located in which state?
    Rajasthan
    Punjab
    Gujarat
    Haryana
    Himachal Pradesh
    Option E

     

  12. How many countries are added to gray list by Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF)?
    1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    Option D
    Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) adds Malta, Haiti, the Philippines and South Sudan to gray list.

     

  13. Which organization has rolled out a ₹10,000-crore ‘Special Refinance Facility-2021’ (SRF-2021) to provide short term refinance support to housing finance companies (HFCs) ?
    RBI
    NHB
    SEBI
    NABARD
    None of these
    Option B
    National Housing Bank (NHB) has rolled out a ₹10,000-crore ‘Special Refinance Facility-2021’ (SRF-2021) to provide short term refinance support to housing finance companies (HFCs) and other eligible Primary Lending Institutions (PLIs).

     

  14. Dishonour of a promissory note, bill of exchange or cheque by non-payment is defined under which section of Negotiable Instruments Act 1881?
    Section 81
    Section 89
    Section 91
    Section 92
    Section 90
    Option D

     

  15. Which bank has launched women-centric ‘Essence’ services that will offer preferentially-priced loans and healthcare benefits, among other services?
    Federal Bank
    Kotak Mahindra Bank
    IDBI Bank
    HDFC Bank
    Yes Bank
    Option E
    Yes Bank announced the launch of women-centric ‘Yes Essence’ services that will offer preferentially-priced loans and healthcare benefits, among other services. It has been launched on the occasion of the International Women’s Day.

     

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