Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
21. 

Who won the esteemed Will Eisner Comic Industry Award?

A. Anand Radhakrishnan
B. Rajpal Singh
C. Vikas Dahiya
D. Neeraj Chopra

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Visual Artist (Graphic Artist) Anand Radhakrishnan has won the esteemed Will Eisner Comic Industry Award, considered what could be compared to the funnies world.

22. 

Who won the 2021 Maharashtra Bhushan Puraskar given by the Maharashtra government?

A. Asha Bhosle
B. Lata Mangeshkar
C. Shakti Mohan
D. Atif Aslam

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Playback singer Asha Bhosle won the 2021 Maharashtra Bhushan Puraskar given by the Maharashtra government.

23. 

Who was given the Alexander Dalrymple Award 2019?

A. Vinay Badhwar
B. Shekhar Das
C. Vikram Batra
D. Ian Cordozo

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Vice Admiral Vinay Badhwar was conferred with the award in 2019 but the award ceremony was delayed due to the ongoing Covid pandemic. The Alexander Dalrymple award has been named after the first hydrographer of the Admiralty and was instituted in 2006.

24. 

Who received the National Silver SKOCH award?

A. Radha Girish Patel
B. R. R. Desai
C. Seema Reddy
D. Keerthi Jalli

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Cachar Deputy Commissioner, Keerthi Jalli received the National Silver SKOCH Award a few days ago for 'Pushti Nirbhor' (nutrition-dependent), a convergence project on transformation and development entailing setting up Nutri-gardens at houses in Dinnathpur Bagicha village.

25. 

Journalist and playwright Omchery N N Pillai has been selected for which country's Keraleeya Samajam Literary Award for 2021?

A. Oman
B. Saudi Arabia
C. Qatar
D. Bahrain

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Journalist and playwright Omchery N N Pillai has been selected for the Bahrain Keraleeya Samajam Literary Award for 2021.