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Current Affairs MCQs of 1st June 2021
Q.1 Who has become the world’s fastest woman to scale Mount Everest?
a. Tsang Yin-hung
b. Bena Thang
c. Phunjo Jhangmu Lama
d. Tenzin Chuney
Q.2 World No Tobacco Day is observed on which day?
a. 31 May
b. 29 May
c. 30 May
d. 28 May
Q.3 Etienne Glichitch Award has been awarded to India for outstanding contribution to which sports?
Q.4 Who is the author of the book ‘Savarkar: A contested Legacy (1924-1966)’?
a. Ashok Desai
b. Hindol Sengupta
c. Bibek Debroy
d. Vikram Sampath
Q.5 Who is the only referee from India to officiate in wrestling matches of the Tokyo Olympic Games?
a. Aravind Kumar
b. Ashok Kumar
c. Amitab Kumar
d. Anand Kumar
Q.6 Who will take over as New CEO of Amazon?
a. Michael Holder
b. Andy Jassy
c. Anthony Bretman
d. Juluis Boros
Q.7 Which state government has launched Bal-Seva Yojana for the children?
a. Uttar Pradesh
b. Madhya Pradesh
Q.8 The Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF), the apex body of broadcasters,is to be renamed as which of the following?
a. Association of India Digital Broadcast
b. Broadcast and Digital association of India
c. Indian Broadcasters Association
d. Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation
Q.9 Recently Bashar al-Assad was appointed as the new president of which country?
Q.10 Recently, which Indian Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel was commissioned by NSA Ajit Doval to the nation for safeguarding maritime interests?
Q.2 a) World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is observed every year on 31 May, globally to inform the public on the dangers of using tobacco and to discourage the use of tobacco in any form.
Q.3 b) Hockey India has been honored with FIH Honorary Awards by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) as part of its 47th FIH Congress, for its outstanding contributions to the sport of hockey. Hockey India won the Etienne Glichitch Award in recognition of its remarkable contribution to the growth and development of Hockey.
Q.6 b) Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has picked a date to step down as CEO. Andy Jassy will take over as New CEO of Amazon.
Q.7 a) The Uttar Pradesh Government has launched Bal-Seva Yojana for the children who lost their parents due to COVID pandemic.
Q.8 d) The Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF), the apex body of broadcasters, is expanding its purview to cover digital streaming platforms and will be renamed the Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation (IBDF).
Q.10 a) National Security Advisor (NSA ) Ajit Doval has commissioned Indian Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel Sajag and dedicated it to the nation for safeguarding maritime interests. Sajag has been constructed by Goa Shipyard Limited.