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Exercise : Daily Current Affairs
  • January 5, 2023 Current Affairs
1.
Health Minister chaired a high-level meeting to eliminate Kala-azar (Black fever) from the country by which year?
2020
2021
2023
2018
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya on 4 January chaired a high-level meeting with four states of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand and West Bengal governments to review the elimination of Kala-Azar (a disease caused by infection with leishmania parasites) from the country by the year 2023.

2.
In which state was approval given for the 382 MW Sunni Dam Hydroelectric Project?
Uttrakhand
Himachal Pradesh
West Bengal
Tamil Nadu
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Approval was given for the 382 MW Sunni Dam Hydroelectric Project in Himachal Pradesh.

3.
Jio Platforms signed an agreement to be Manchester City's Network Partner in _________.
India
Iran
Iraq
Finland
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Jio Platforms signs an agreement to Be Manchester City's Network Partner in India.

4.
Mukhyamantri Awasiya Bhoomi Adhikar Yojana started by which state government?
Madhya Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Mukhyamantri Awasiya Bhoomi Adhikar Yojana was started by the Madhya Pradesh government.

5.
Which state won World Habitat Award 2023 for its JAGA Mission?
Goa
Jharkhand
Manipur
Odisha
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Odisha won World Habitat Award 2023 for its JAGA Mission.

6.
Which country became the first country in Asia to launch a hydrogen-powered train?
Cuba
France
Iran
China
Answer: Option
Explanation:
China became the first country in Asia to launch a hydrogen-powered train.

7.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated Siyom Bridge in which state?
Uttar Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates Siyom Bridge in Arunachal Pradesh.

8.
Which Bank launched the 'Jahaan Bandhan, Wahaan Trust' campaign?
Bandhan Bank
RBI
SBI
BOB
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Bandhan Bank launched the 'Jahaan Bandhan, Wahaan Trust' campaign.

9.
Who among the following has inaugurated Samvidhan Udyan at Raj Bhavan in Jaipur, Rajasthan?
Droupadi Murmu
Amit Shah
Rajnath Singh
Arun Jaitley
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Droupadi Murmu has inaugurated Samvidhan Udyan at Raj Bhava in Jaipur, Rajsthan.

10.
Q6 President Murmu inaugurated the 18th National Jamboree of the Bharat Scouts and Guides in which state?
Kerala
Rajasthan
Goa
Haryana
Answer: Option
Explanation:
President Murmu inaugurated the 18th National Jamboree of the Bharat Scouts and Guides in Rajasthan.

11.
1st All India Annual State Ministers Conference on Water to be held in which city, Madhya Pradesh on 5th & 6th January 2023?
Gwalior
Indore
Bhopal
Jabalpur
Answer: Option
Explanation:
1st All India Annual State Ministers Conference on Water is to be held in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh on 5th & 6th January 2023.

12.
Which city Cantt Railway Station was Awarded 'Eat Right Station' With 5-Star Rating Certification By FSSAI?
Delhi
Mumbai
Varanasi
Banglore
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Varanasi Cantt Railway Station was Awarded 'Eat Right Station' With 5-Star Rating Certification By FSSAI.

13.
Where is the 'Institute of Mathematical Sciences' located?
Panji
Chennai
Patna
Noida
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The 'Institute of Mathematical Sciences' is located in Chennai.

14.
The 10th edition of the Dhaka Lit Fest (DLF) begins in which country?
Bahrain
Bahamas
Bangladesh
Brazil
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The 10th edition of the Dhaka Lit Fest (DLF) begins in Bangladesh.

15.
Which state's highest civilian award, 'Assam Baibhav', is Dr Tapan Saikia set to receive?
Assam
Kerala
Odisha
Sikkim
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Dr Tapan Saikia to receive Assam's highest civilian award 'Assam Baibhav.

16.
Which company is to launch Space Kidz India satellite made by 750 school girls studying in government schools?
ISRO
NASA
PUSA
DRDO
Answer: Option
Explanation:
ISRO to launch Space Kidz India satellite made by 750 school girls studying in government schools.

17.
Gaan-Ngai festival celebrated by the Zeliangrong community in which state?
Mizoram
Maharashtra
Tripura
Manipur
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Gaan-Ngai festival is celebrated by the Zeliangrong community in Manipur.

18.
Who was chosen as the best player for 2022 by International Football Federation History and Statistics (IFFHS)?
Emiliano Martinez
Lionel Messi
Angel Di Maria
Lautaro Martinez
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Lionel Messi was chosen as the best player for 2022 by the International Football Federation of History and Statistics (IFFHS).

19.
What amount was the National Green Hydrogen Mission launched with, in crores?
12,348
15,780
19,744
20,357
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Rs 19,744 crore National Green Hydrogen Mission launched.

20.
Which state's Mopa International Airport was renamed 'Manohar International Airport'?
Punjab
Haryana
Goa
Karnataka
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Mopa International Airport, Goa renamed as 'Manohar International Airport'.

21.
Which state Chief Minister inaugurated 26 schemes worth Rs 306 crores?
Rajasthan
Jharkhand
Gujarat
Uttarakhand
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Uttarakhand Chief Minister inaugurates 26 schemes worth Rs 306 crores.