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                       Question Day 22 Current Affairs

Q1. Togalu Gombeyaata is a puppet show unique to the state of ?

  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Telengana
  3. Karnataka
  4. Tamil Nadu

Q2. Consider the following statements with reference to ‘Azad Hind Yatra’:

  1. It was conducted by Azad Hind Fauj under the leadership of Subhash Chandra Bose.
  2. Azad Hind Fauj was first formed in 1942 under Mohan Singh, by Indian Prisoners of Wars of the British-Indian Army captured by Japan.
  3. In 1944 the head of Japanese forces handed over Andaman and Nicobar islands to Azad Hind Fauj.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1,2 and 3
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1 and 3 only

Q3. The Paiks were the traditional militia group of ?

  1. Jharkhand
  2. Bihar
  3. Odisha
  4. Arunachal Pradesh

Q4. Consider the following statements with reference to Araku Valley :

  1. Araku Valley is a hill station in the Western Ghats, known for its coffee cultivation.
  2. It is surrounded by various mountains which are endowed with bauxite ores.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q5. First under water tunnel in India is constructed inside which river?

  1. Godavari
  2. Mahanadi
  3. Hoogly
  4. Teesta

Q6. Consider the following statements with reference to ‘Swachhta Pakhwada’ ranking of Ports :

  1. Under the ‘Swachhta Pakhwada‘ campaign, Quality Council of India (QCI) has ranked all the major 13 ports on sanitation parameters.
  2. The Haldia port of West Bengal has emerged as the cleanest port in India.
  3. The ranking was based on the efforts made by these ports to address waste generating sources with respect to port operation, office area, township area and the response to incoming ships.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1,2 and 3
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 2 only
(d) 1 and 3 only

Q7. Consider the following statements with reference to Saurashtra Narmada Avataran Irrigation(SAUNI) Yojna :

  1. SAUNI Yojna is a project to divert flood waters of Narmada to Saurashtra region and fill up the reservoirs through giant pipelines.
  2. There are two link canals through which the water is diverted. Link I takes water to Jamnagar and Dwarka districts and Link II to Botad, Bhavnagar and Amreli Districts.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

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Q8. Consider the following statements with reference to Rewa Mega Multi Power Project :

  1. It is located in Andhra Pradesh.
  2. The project has financial assistance from International Finance Corporation (IFC).

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q9. Consider the following statements with reference to recent developments in Education in India:

  1. Kerala is the first state to achieve 100% primary education.
  2. India‘s first Transgender School is located in Kochi, Kerala.
  3. Telangana is the first state to make gender education compulsory in schools.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1,2 and 3
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 2 only
(d) 1 and 3 only

Q10. With reference to “Women and Men in India 2016” report, consider the following statements :

  1. The report is released by NITI Aayog.
  2. According to the report, the mean age of women at the time of marriage in 21 major states was 22 years and 3 months in 2014.
  3. As per the report the mean age of women at the time of marriage is highest in Kerala.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 and 2 only
(b) 2 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) 2 and 3 only
Q11. What is ‘Shodhganga’ , which was recently in news :

  1. An NGO involved in cleaning of River Ganga.
  2. Repository developed to contain an electronic copy of all M.Phil/Ph.D thesis.
  3. A new fish species discovered in River Ganga
  4. An awareness campaign by Ministry of Environment.

 

Q12.  Consider the following statements with reference to Nakshe Portal :

  1. It was launched by the Ministry for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, on the occasion of 250th anniversary of Survey of India (SoI).
  2. Topographic maps containing natural and man-made geographical features including terrain or topography are prepared by the Survey of India (SoI )

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q13. For which of the following individual crops Krishi Karman award is given ?

  1. Rice
  2. Wheat
  3. Vegetables
  4. Cotton

Select the correct answer using the codes given below :

  1. 1, 2 and 3 only
  2. 1 and 2 only
  3. 1, 2 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q14. ‘Kamala Awards’ given to?

  1. senior craftsperson
  2. Young women entrepreneurs
  3. Women musicians
  4. Film Actresses

Q15. Consider the following statements with reference to ‘Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana’ :

  1. It is a scheme launched by Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
  2. It provides physical aids and assisted-living devices for Senior citizens belonging to BPL category only.
  3. The expenditure for implementation of the scheme will be met from the “Senior Citizens’ Welfare Fund”.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1,2 and 3
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 2 only
(d) 1 and 3 only

Q16. Consider the following statements  with reference to ‘Nyaya Mitra’ initiative :

  1. It is aimed at reducing pendency of cases across selected districts.
  2. special focus will be given to cases those pending for more than 10 years

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q17. Consider the following statements with reference to river Feni :

  1. It is a transboundary river, originated in the state of Tripura
  2. Muhuri is the tributary of Feni, which originates fro:m Tripura and combines with feni near to the region of Bay of Bengal in Bangladesh.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q18. Consider the following statements with reference to South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Program :

  1. It was set up in 2001 including Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal and Sri Lanka.
  2. Asian Development Bank (ADB) serves as the Secretariat for the SASEC member countries.
  3. It aims to promote regional prosperity by improving cross-border connectivity, boosting trade among member countries, and strengthening regional economic cooperation.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1,2 and 3
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 2 only
(d) 1 and 3 only
Q19. Which of the following statements are correct with reference to BBIN Motor Vehicle Agreement ?

  1. Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal and India motor vehicle agreement allows vehicles registered in one country to move into other 3 countries without hassles process at the boundary.
  2. Recently, Nepal opted out of the agreement.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q20. “Trends in world Military expenditure” report is releases by ?

  1. UNO
  2. SIPRI
  3. WTO
  4. WEF

 

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