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Exercise :: Places - Latest Current Affairs

  • Places - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi unveiled development projects worth Rs. 3350 crores for which of the following city?

A. Udaipur
B. Kanpur
C. Varanasi
D. Rishikesh

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi unveiled development projects worth Rs. 3350 crores for Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. These projects pertain to various sectors of Health, Sanitation, Smart City, Connectivity, Power, Housing and others. PM distributed certificates to the beneficiaries of various schemes. He released commemorative postage stamp on completion of 100 Years of IIT BHU. He also inaugurated BHU Cancer Centre and Bhabha Cancer Hospital, Lahartara.

2. 

India's First Hi-Tech Forensic Lab NCFL and CyPAD inagurated in __________.

A. Kolkata
B. Mumbai
C. New Delhi
D. Lucknow

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Cyber Prevention Awareness and Detection (CyPAD) Centre and the National Cyber Forensic Lab (NCFL) were inaugurated by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and LG Anil Baijal in Dwarka, New Delhi. To spread awareness among school students and teachers, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has started a popular Twitter handle @CyberDost.

3. 

India's first drainage-cleaning robot Bandicoot was introduced in __________, Tamil Nadu.

A. Chennai
B. Kumbakonam
C. Madurai
D. Trichy

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Bandicoot, a drainage-cleaning robot, has been introduced for the first time in India at the Kumbakonam city corporation as part of efforts to rid of manual scavenging at the cost of Rs 18 lakh in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. It is a semi-automatic robot can enter manholes for cleaning sewage lines with its robotic arm and is equipped with 5 night-vision cameras to relay the scenario underneath. Drainage cleaning could be detected by viewing the blockages on the screen.

4. 

Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma inaugurated India's very first 'Fulldome 3D Digital Theatre' in which city?

A. Mumbai
B. Hyderabad
C. Chennai
D. Kolkata

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma inaugurated India's very first 'Fulldome 3D Digital Theatre' at the Science City in Kolkata, West Bengal. It has a 23-metre tilted dome to offer a fully immersive experience to the visitors and is capable of screening high resolution, full dome, and digital 2D/3D content by utilising 6 high-end projectors in a 23-meter diameter dome using Ulteria Seam technology.

5. 

The 40th International Annual Desert Festival was held in __________.

A. Varanasi
B. Jaisalmer
C. Udaipur
D. Jaipur

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The 40th International Annual Desert Festival held on the sand dune in Jaisalmer with thousands of tourists participating in the colourful event. The 3-day festival, which exhibits the rich cultural heritage of the desert state, commenced with a colourful procession from Gadsisar lake fort. It had interesting events like Mr. Desert and Ms. Moomal competitions, mustache competitions, turban tying, musical and cultural performances, among others. Folk artists also gave their enthralling performance.