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Current Affairs MCQs of 30th April 2021
Q.1 Mobile wallets in India are regulated by which of the following organization?
a. Department of Telecommunications
b. Ministry of Finance
c. Reserve Bank of India
d. Indian Banks’ Association
Q.2 Name the Indian cricket player who has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Japanese Sportswear brand ASICS?
a. Jasprit Bumrah
b. Ravindra Jadeja
c. Shikhar Dhawan
d. Rishabh Pant
Q.3 Who has been appointed as the new Finance Secretary in place of Ajay Bhushan Pandey?
a. Anil Kumar Gharai
b. Gurdeep Singh
c. Ravi Arora
d. T V Somanathan
Q.4 Who has been appointed as the first women officer commanding in the Border Roads Organization?
a. Vaishali S Hiwase
b. Sayantani Siwali
c. Neha Gorpade
d. Sakshi Singh
Q.5 Indian Army signed MoU with NIEDO and which other company for Ladakh Ignited Minds Project?
Q.6 The Reliance Foundation will set up 1000-bedded COVID care facilities in which city?
Q.7 Which country has launched a robot prototype named ‘NEO-01’ to clear space debris?
a. United States
Q.8 Recently India has built infrastructures of three educational institutions in Palpa district of which country?
Q.9 Who has become the first Indian woman to receive ‘Wild Innovator Award?
a. Kriti Karant
b. Neha Gorpade
c. Romila Arora
d. Priyanka Kant
Q.10 Q.Which day of the year is commemorated as the World Malaria Day (WMD)?
a. 23 April
b. 25 April
c. 24 April
d. 26 April
Q.1 c) The RBI proposed to enable, in a phased manner, payment system operators like mobile wallets regulated by the central bank to take direct membership in RTGS and NEFT.
Q.3 d) The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of T V Somanathan as the new Finance Secretary.
Q.4 a) The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) India on April 28, 2021, announced that Vaishali S Hiwase will become the first woman officer to be appointed as Officer Commanding in the Border Roads Organisation (BRO), India.
Q.5 c) The Indian Army signed a MoU with the National Integrity and Educational Development Organisation (NIEDO) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) other company for Ladakh Ignited Minds Project.
Q.6 c) The Reliance Foundation has decided to set up 1,000 bedded COVID care facilities with oxygen supply in Jamnagar.
Q.7 b) The Chinese government has launched a robot prototype named as ‘NEO-01’, in the Earth’s low orbit on its Long March 6 rocket.
Q.8 b) India has built infrastructures in three educational institutions in Nepal’s Palpa district and handed it over in the last two days, the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu announced.
Q.10 b) The World Malaria Day (WMD) is observed globally on 25 April each year to recognize the efforts of the people worldwide to control malaria.