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Exercise :: State - Latest Current Affairs

  • State - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which state government launched cybercrime awareness programme named 'E-Raksha Bandhan'?

A. Karnataka
B. Gujarat
C. Andhra Pradesh
D. Punjab

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy launched a one-month long virtual cybercrime awareness programme 'E-Raksha Bandhan'in Amaravati. The Aim of the Programme is to create awareness among women, youth and children on Cyber Crimes across the state. It is organized by the Andhra Pradesh Police, CID, FM Radio, Cyber Crime Prevention Against Women and Children (CCPWC), Cyber Peace Foundation (CPF) and other organisations.

2. 

Rajesh Kumar has been appointed as the chief secretary of which state?

A. Meghalaya
B. Manipur
C. Assam
D. Gujarat

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Dr. Rajesh Kumar, IAS has been appointed as the next Chief Secretary of the state of Manipur by Manipur Governor Najma Heptullah The current Chief Secretary J.Suresh Babu who retired on 31st July, 2020.

3. 

How much percent reservation was given for More Backward Classes in state judicial service by Rajasthan government?

A. 21%
B. 7%
C. 5%
D. 3%

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Rajasthan government amended the Rajasthan Judicial Service Rules 2010 through the cabinet of Rajasthan on the initiative of Ashok Gehlot, chief Minister of Rajasthan to provide 5% reservation in the state judicial service for the More Backward Classes(MBC) instead of 1%. With the passage of this bill the five castes - Gurjar, Gadiya, Luhar, Banjara, Rebari, and Raika which were classified as Other Backward Classes(OBC) came under the MBC classification.

4. 

Which state government Signs MoU with Hindustan Unilever Ltd, P&G and ITC to Support Economic Empowerment of Women?

A. Kerala
B. Andhra Pradesh
C. Tamilnadu
D. Haryana

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The state government of Andhra Pradesh(AP) signs a memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with three International FMCG (Fast-moving consumer goods) companies- Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL), ITC ltd., and Procter and Gamble (P&G) to provide marketing and technological support for the economic empowerment of the women and to make them self-reliant. AP is set to launch two schemes YSR Cheyutha and YSR Asara to support the empowerment of women.

5. 

Where did Nitin Gadkari inaugurated upstream carriageway of Mahatma Gandhi bridge?

A. Gujarat
B. Haryana
C. Bihar
D. Madhya Pradesh

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

On July 31, 2020, as a part of the renovation of the Mahatma Gandhi Bridge/Setu over river Ganga in Bihar, Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and MSMEs (Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises) Nitin Jairam Gadkari virtually inaugurated its upstream carriageway. This means the two lanes are completed of the 4-lane bridge which is being renovated at a cost of Rs 1,742 crore.