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Exercise : Daily Current Affairs
  • January 4, 2023 Current Affairs
1.
Which state launched 'The Nilgiri Tahr' project to protect the state animal?
Kerala
Assam
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Tamil Nadu launched the 'Nilgiri Tahr' project to protect the state animal.

2.
Which IIT got the Oscar Award for Education?
IIT Delhi
IIT Madras
IIT Chennai
IIT Roorkee
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, (IIT-M) has received the prestigious Wharton-QS Reimagine Education Awards, referred to as ‘the Oscars of Education’.

3.
President Draupadi Murmu inaugurated the 18th National Scout and Guide Jamboree in which state?
Assam
Kerala
Goa
Rajasthan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
President Draupadi Murmu inaugurated the 18th National Scout and Guide Jamboree in Rajasthan.

4.
DRDO celebrated its ___ Foundation Day on 01 Jan 2023.
62nd
67th
65th
63rd
Answer: Option
Explanation:
DRDO celebrated its 65th Foundation Day on 01 Jan 2023.

5.
India signed an agreement with which country for migration and mobility?
Austria
America
Australia
Afghanistan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India signed an agreement with Austria for migration and mobility.

6.
Mission-929" started by the Election Commission for more than 90% polling in which state?
Tripura
Tamil Nadu
Manipur
Mizoram
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Mission-929 was started by the Election Commission for more than 90% polling in Tripura.

7.
Which state government launched Chief Minister's Residential Land Rights Scheme?
Uttar Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Madhya Pradesh government launched Chief Minister's Residential Land Rights Scheme.

8.
Which state government is to provide free rice for one year under the State Food Security Scheme?
Assam
Nagaland
Jharkhand
Odisha
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Odisha government is to provide free rice for one year under the State Food Security Scheme.

9.
Coffee export increased by 1.66 % to how many lakh tonnes in 2022 according to the Coffee Board of India?
4
7
3
5
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Coffee shipments from India, Asia's third-largest producer and exporter, rose 1.66% to 4 lakh tonne in 2022 on rise in instant coffee exports and re-exports, according to the Coffee Board.

10.
What was the approved amount of investment for the 382 MW Sunni Dam Hydro Electric Project by the Union cabinet?
1,425.78 crores
2,380.20 crores
2,614.51 crores
2,702.55 crores
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The union cabinet approved Rs. 2,614.51 crore investment in the 382 MW Sunni Dam Hydro Electric Project.

11.
Indian Army inaugurated the first two-storey 3-D printed housing unit in which city?
Hyderabad
Noida
Varanasi
Ahmedabad
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Indian Army inaugurated the first two-storey 3-D printed housing unit in Ahmedabad.

12.
Which country is to take charge of APPU in Bangkok, Thailand?
India
France
Italy
Ireland
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India is to take charge of APPU in Bangkok, Thailand.

13.
When did the new Integrated Food Security Scheme of the Central Government start?
1st January
4th January
6th January
9th January
Answer: Option
Explanation:
On 1st January, the new Integrated Food Security Scheme of the Central Government started.

14.
President Murmu inaugurated Samvidhan Udyan in which city?
Mumbai
Patna
Jaipur
Bikaner
Answer: Option
Explanation:
President Murmu inaugurated Samvidhan Udyan in Jaipur.

15.
BharatPeb appointed whom as interim CEO?
Mohit Agarwal
Anil Mitti
Pradeep Singh
Nalin Negi
Answer: Option
Explanation:
BharatPe appointed Nalin Negi as interim CEO

16.
China has appointed "Chin Gang" as its ambassador and foreign minister of which country?
Cambodia
Algeria
USA
Azerbaijan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
China appointed "Chin Gang" as its ambassador and foreign minister of America.

17.
Which state government abolished the system of revenue police?
Haryana
Punjab
West Bengal
Uttarakhand
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Uttarakhand government has abolished the revenue/Patwari policing system in the state. This was notified by the Pushkar Singh Dhami government on 3 January 2023. All the revenue villages will now be under the regular policing system.

18.
In which state was the country's second longest cable-stayed eight-lane Zuari Bridge inaugurated?
Rajasthan
Gujarat
Goa
Meghalaya
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Country's second longest cable-stayed eight-lane Zuari Bridge was inaugurated in Goa.

19.
Which state celebrated the Gaan Ngai festival?
Goa
Karnataka
Manipur
Mizoram
Answer: Option
Explanation:
People of Manipur celebrated 'Gaan-Ngai' festival with pomp and gaiety in Imphal on January 04. It is mainly the festival of Zeliangrong people of Assam, Manipur and Nagaland.