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Current Affairs MCQs of 10th May 2021
Q.1 Which player has been honored with the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year 2021 award?
a. Lionel Messi
b. Rafael Nadal
c. Novak Djokovic
d. Roger Federe
Q.2 Who among the following has recently constituted a task force in India for the supply of medicines and oxygen?
a. Supreme Court
b. High Court
d. Policy Commission
Q.3 Which bank has been selected as a digital payments partner by the National Agriculture Market (eNAM)?
a. ICICI Bank
b. Kotak Mahindra Bank
b. HDFC Bank
Q.4 Recently HAL demonstrated which advanced light helicopter its deck operations capabilities?
Q.5 What is the name of the world’s first Artificial Intelligence ship?
a. Sunflower 40
b. Earth 2030
c. Mayflower 400
d. Seafarer 66
Q.6 Former Union Minister and Governor Jagmohan passed away on May 3, 2021. He had served as the Governor of which state for two terms?
d. None of the Above
Q.7 Cabinet has given its approval for strategic disinvestment in which bank?
Q.8 Which state has launched an Ayurvedic tele-medicine facility for COVID patients?
Q.9 Who has been appointed as the Director of ICAR-IIRR?
a. R M Sundaram
b. R J Vashisth
c. V K Jaiswal
d. M S Agarwal
Q.10 Which state has recently declared ‘Journalists’ as frontline COVID warriors?
Q.2 a) The Supreme Court has recently constituted a task force on the supply of medicines and oxygen in India. Which will tell about the measures needed for the availability of medicines and will also prepare a scientific and practical formula to supply oxygen to the states of the country.
Q.3 b) Kotak Mahindra Bank announced that it has been selected as a digital payments partner by the National Agriculture Market (eNAM).
Q.4 d) Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv Mk III MR has successfully demonstrated its deck-operations capabilities such as landing on deck, folding of blades and storing the helicopter inside the onboard hangar.
Q.5 c) Mayflower 400 is the world’s first Artificial Intelligence Ship, built by a team of researchers from the marine research organization ProMare in collaboration with IBM.
Q.7 c) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on May 5, 2021 gave its approval for the strategic disinvestment and transfer of management control in IDBI Bank Ltd. The cabinet was chaired by Narendra Modi.
Q.8 c) Haryana government has launched Ayurvedic tele-medicine facility for the COVID-19 patients. The facility will enable telephonic consultation with Ayurveda doctors by simply dialing 1075.
Q.10 d) The Government of Odisha has recently declared ‘Journalists’ as frontline COVID warriors. A total of 6944 journalists are active in the state who will be covered under Gopabandhu Sambadika Swasthya Bima Yojana.