GA Revision for EPFO , IBPS PO/Clerk and Other Exams – 615

GA Revision Questions for EPFO, IBPS PO/Clerk and Other exams.

  1. Which state government formally launched the ‘Free Drugs Scheme’?
    A)Bihar
    B)Sikkim
    C)Assam
    D)Maharashtra
    E)Rajasthan
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal formally launched the ‘Free Drugs Scheme’ for 651 tea garden hospitals of the state at a National Health Mission programme.
  2. Recently India is planning to build up a multidisciplinary super speciality hospital in which country?
    A)China
    B)Pakistan
    C)Bhutan
    D)Nepal
    E)Bangladesh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Seeking to build stronger bilateral ties with its neighbours, India is planning to build up a multidisciplinary super speciality hospital in Bhutan.
  3. How many waiting days period is there for NRIs to apply for Aadhar on arrival?
    A)162
    B)150
    C)175
    D)182
    E)159
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Non-resident Indians (NRIs) with valid Indian passport can apply for Aadhaar on arrival, without the 182-day waiting period, with the government issuing a notification in this regard. Following the notification, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has also come out with a circular stating that “NRI after his arrival in India, shall be entitled to obtain Aadhaar number”.
  4. Which bank has recently tied up with LIC to launch co branded credit card?
    A)Bank of Baroda
    B)Indian Bank
    C)SBI
    D)IDBI Bank
    E)Bank of India
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    To further strengthen its relationship with parent Life Insurance Corporation of India, IDBI Bank is planning to launch a co-branded credit card, which will be marketed to customers, agents, and employees of the corporation and its subsidiaries.
  5. Recently The world’s highest marathon held at Which place?
    A)Dehradun
    B)Jammu
    C)Leh
    D)Shimla
    E)Mohali
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The eighth edition of Ladakh Marathon with more than 6,000 participants from different parts of India and 25 foreign countries was held today in Leh.
  6. Where is the HQ of National Insurance Company Limited?
    A)Kolkata
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)New Delhi
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option A
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  7. Recently The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has inaugurated India’s first National Antimicrobial Resistance Hub in which city/UT?
    A)Kolkata
    B)Pune
    C)New Delhi
    D)Lucknow
    E)Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has inaugurated India’s first National Antimicrobial Resistance Hub in Kolkata.

  8. A three-day long International conference ANGAN for Energy Efficiency in Building Sector is being held in which city/UT?
    A)Mumbai
    B)New Delhi
    C)Chennai
    D)Pune
    E)Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    A three-day long International conference ANGAN for Energy Efficiency in Building Sector is being organized by Bureau of Energy Efficiency in New Delhi. Experts and policy makers from sixteen countries participated in this event to discuss various alternative options and technologies in the field of design and construction of energy efficient commercial as well as residential buildings.
  9. Recently Aadhar authentication or physical verification has been made mandatory for new dealers from which month and year?
    A)January 2020
    B)February 2020
    C)December 2019
    D)November 2019
    E)October 2019
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    The Goods and Services Tax Network has decided to make Aadhaar authentication or physical verification mandatory for new dealers from January 2020.
  10. In which city,the world’s tallest Ravana Effigy will be burnt?
    A)Kanpur
    B)Lucknow
    C)Mumbai
    D)Chandigarh
    E)Indore
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    In the wake of Dusshera festival, a Ravana effigy, 221 feet tall will be erected in Chandigarh. The effigy is being built at the cost of Rs 30 Lakh. It weights over 70 quintals.
  11. Recently DRDO successfully test-fired the Man Portable Anti Tank Guided Missile (MP-ATGM) from a firing range from which state?
    A)Assam
    B)Telangana
    C)Odisha
    D)Andhra Pradesh
    E)Chattisgarh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    In a major boost to the indigenous missile development programme, India successfully test-fired the Man Portable Anti Tank Guided Missile (MP-ATGM) from a firing range in Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool.

  12. What is the capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines?
    A)Antigua
    B)Canouan
    C)Bequia
    D)Kingstown
    E)Queensland
    View Answer
    Option D

  13. The 68th Plenary session of the North Eastern Council (NEC) held in Which city?
    A)Kolhapur
    B)Dispur
    C)Guwahati
    D)Shillong
    E)Darjeeling
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    The 68th Plenary session of the North Eastern Council (NEC) held in Guwahati, Assam. Governors and Chief Ministers of North Eastern states attended the event. During the two-day session, there were presentations from various ministries and state governments on various developmental issues which are critical to the North East.
  14. Which team won the Duleep Trophy?
    A)India Purple
    B)India Blue
    C)India Green
    D)India Red
    E)India Violet
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    India Red beat India Green by an innings and 38 runs to clinch the Duleep Trophy title on the fourth day at Bengaluru. India Red had scored 388 in their first innings.
  15. Recently Which state has signed MoU with Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) of Maldives on cancer care?
    A)Kerala
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Uttar Pradesh
    D)Tamil Nadu
    E)Andhra Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Kerala government and the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) have jointly signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the health ministry of Maldives to strengthen cancer care between the two countries.
  16. Recently How much amount will be infused by the government into public sector insurance companies?
    A)₹12000 cr
    B)₹10000 cr
    C)₹11000 cr
    D)₹15000 cr
    E) ₹20000 cr
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    Following the recapitalisation of public sector banks (PSBs), now public sector insurance companies — National Insurance, Oriental Insurance and United India Insurance — are going to be infused with funds worth ₹12,000 crore to boost their capital base and meet regulatory norms.
  17. The three day long traditional Neermahal Jal Utsav held in Which state?
    A)Sikkim
    B)Assam
    C)Tripura
    D)West Bengal
    E)Meghalaya
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    In Tripura, the three day long traditional Neermahal Jal Utsav concluded with eye catching boat race and swimming competitions at Rudrasagar lake.
  18. Recently Indian business and Innovation Summit held in Which country?
    A)Netherlands
    B)Singapore
    C)Thailand
    D)Bhutan
    E)Ireland
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    A business and innovation summit was held in Singapore on September 9 and 10 to mark 100 days of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s second term in office and take economic ties between India and Singapore to a new level.
  19. Recently Bianca Andreescu won the 2019 women’s US Open.She belongs to Which country?
    A)Netherlands
    B)USA
    C)Australia
    D)Canada
    E)Switzerland
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:

    Rafael Nadal (Spain) defeats Daniil Medvedev (Russia) to win US Open 2019 (men’s singles)Bianca Andreescu (Canada) defeats Serena Williams (USA) to win US Open 2019 (women’s singles).
  20. Recently Goverdhan Kalla passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Journalist
    B)Sports
    C)Politics
    D)Poet
    E)Writer
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:

    Veteran Congress leader and former MLA Goverdhan Kalla passed away after a prolonged illness in Jaisalmer. He was 89.

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