GA Revision for SBI PO and RRB Mains Exam – 941

  1. Which state government is all set to implement uniform land and building development rules across the state?
    A) Goa
    B) Maharashtra
    C) Tamil Nadu
    D) Karnataka
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    In a bid to boost the ailing real estate sector, the Uddhav Thackeray-led state government is all set to implement uniform land and building development rules across Maharashtra. The unified development control rules policy will apply to all municipal corporations, councils and nagar panchayats in the state, excluding Mumbai and a few surrounding areas.

  2. Which insurance company launched the AI tool IDEAS (Intelligent Damage detection Estimation and Assessment Solution) for motor claim settlements?
    A) HDFC ERGO General Insurance
    B) IFFCO Tokio General Insurance Company Limited
    C) Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
    D) Bharti Axa General Insurance
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    HDFC ERGO General Insurance, India’s third-largest non-life insurance company in the private sector, announced the launch of the AI tool IDEAS (Intelligent Damage detection Estimation and Assessment Solution) for motor claim settlements.

  3. In December 2020, where did the Ministry of AYUSH approve 200 AYUSH Health and Wellness Centres?
    A) Begusarai
    B) Hilsa
    C) Almora
    D) Dumka
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Ministry of AYUSH has approved 200 AYUSH Health and Wellness Centres in almora district of Uttarakhand under centrally sponsored scheme of National AYUSH Mission.

  4. In order to develop the sports infrastructure at the National Centre of Excellence in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh government signed an MoU with which of the following?
    A) Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
    B) All India Football Federation
    C) Athletics Federation of India
    D) Sports Authority of India
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    In order to develop the sports infrastructure at the National Centre of Excellence in Itanagar, an MoU was signed between the Sports Authority of India (SAI) and Arunachal Pradesh government.

  5. Which bank unveiled a new digital payment application “DakPay” to provide digital financial inclusion across the country?
    A) India Post Payments Bank
    B) Airtel Payments Bank
    C) Fino Payments Bank
    D) NSDL Payments Bank
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Department of Posts and the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) unveiled a new digital payment application “DakPay” as part of its ongoing efforts to provide digital financial inclusion at the last mile across the country.

  6. Who won the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix 2020?
    A) Valtteri Bottas
    B) Lewis Hamilton
    C) Sebastian Vettel
    D) Daniel Ricciardo
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Lewis Hamilton overcame a sluggish start to win the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix for a record-extending 93rd Formula One victory.

  7. Frank Bainimarama, the prime minister of which country has been given the 2020 Champions of the Earth Award by UNEP under ‘Policy Leadership’ category?
    A) Tanzania
    B) Fiji
    C) Seychelles
    D) Zambia
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The UN Environment Program (UNEP) is presenting the Champions of the Earth Award since 2005, to inspire and motivate more people to act for nature. The 2020 Champions of the Earth Award has been bestowed upon 6 individuals. The list of winners is given below.
    1.Policy Leadership – Frank Bainimarama, the Prime Minister of Fiji
    2.Inspiration and Action – Yacouba Sawadogo, a farmer from Burkina Faso
    3.Inspiration and Action – Nemonte Nenquimo, an Ecuadorian female green campaigner
    4.Science and Innovation – Fabian Leendertz, a German scientist
    5.Entrepreneur Vision – Mindy Lubber, an American social entrepreneur
    6.Lifetime Achievement Award – Robert D. Bullard, an American scholar

  8. Lewis Hamilton overcame a sluggish start to win the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix for a record-extending 93rd Formula One victory.
    A) Vistara
    B) Air India
    C) Indigo
    D) Alliance Air
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Harpreet A De Singh, the first woman pilot of Air India, has been appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of Alliance Air, a subsidiary of the national carrier. She has become the first woman ever to head an Indian carrier.

  9. When is Vijay Diwas celebrated in India?
    A) December 14
    B) December 13
    C) December 16
    D) December 17
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Every year December 16, is observed as Vijay Diwas, to commemorate India’s victory in the gruesome Indo-Pak war of 1971 that led to the formation of Bangladesh.

  10. Who has been appointed as chairperson of Mumbai Port Trust under the Ministry of Shipping?
    A) Rajiv Jalota
    B) Vikram Sahai
    C) Ramkumar Sharma
    D) Siddhartha Chatterjee
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The central government appointed senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) official Rajiv Jalota as new Chairperson of Mumbai Port Trust under the Ministry of Shipping for four years.

  11. Where will “India’s first” ‘Tyre Park’, where artworks made from scrap and defective parts will be on display, come up?
    A) Rajasthan
    B) Haryana
    C) West Bengal
    D) Jharkhand
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    West Bengal will soon feature “India’s first” ‘Tyre Park‘, where artworks made from scrap and defective parts will be on display. The Tyre Park, which will come up at Esplanade area.

  12. Where is Centre for Advanced Financial Research and Learning (CAFRAL) situated?
    A) Jaipur
    B) Ahmedabad
    C) Pune
    D) Mumbai
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Centre for Advanced Financial Research and Learning (CAFRAL) is an independent body set up by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in the backdrop of India’s evolving role in the global economy, in the financial services sector and its position in various international fora, and to develop into a world class global institution for research and learning in banking and finance.
    The Governor of RBI is the Chairman of the Governing Council of CAFRAL.

  13. In which city did Chief Justice of India, Sharad Arvind Bobde inaugurate India’s first-ever E-resource centre Nyay Kaushal?
    A) Bhubaneshwar
    B) Hyderabad
    C) Nagpur
    D) Goa
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Chief Justice of India, Sharad Arvind Bobde inaugurated India’s first-ever E-resource centre Nyay Kaushal at Judicial Officers Training Institute in Maharashtra’s Nagpur.

  14. Silver Revolution is associated with the production of which item?
    A) Milk/Diary
    B) Egg/Poultry
    C) Meat/Tomato
    D) Fruit/Honey
    View Answer
    Option B

  15. Which state government launched a scheme for distribution of fortified rice through Public distribution System (PDS)?
    A) Bihar
    B) Punjab
    C) Chhattisgarh
    D) Madhya Pradesh
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel launched a scheme for distribution of fortified rice through Public distribution System (PDS) and other welfare initiatives for the people of Kondagaon district of the state on a pilot basis.

  16. What does G stands for in WGWD with respect to willful defaulters?
    A) Gain
    B) Group
    C) Garnishee
    D) General
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    Option B

  17. How much amount has been provided by the central government to Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) considering their importance in agriculture finance during these difficult times?
    A) Rs 670 crore
    B) Rs 710 crore
    C) Rs 590 crore
    D) Rs 780 crore
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    In a bid to strengthen capital base, the union government has provided Rs 670 crore to Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) considering their importance in agriculture finance during these difficult times. This round of infusion would take care of capital needs till March 31, 2021.

  18. Rabat is the capital of which country?
    A) Uruguay
    B) Sweden
    C) Namibia
    D) Morocco
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Currency – Moroccan dirham

  19. Government is set to offer how much percent shares in the country’s largest non-life insurance company New India Assurance through an offer for sale to the public?
    A) 16%
    B) 10%
    C) 12%
    D) 15%
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Government is set to offer 10% shares in the country’s largest non-life insurance company New India Assurance through an offer for sale to the public.

  20. The Barkatullah Khan Stadium is located in which of these states
    A) Punjab
    B) Jammu & Kashmir
    C) Rajasthan
    D) Gujarat
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Barkatullah Khan Stadium is located in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.

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