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Current Affairs MCQs of 3rd June 2021
Q.1 Who has taken charge as the new Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission?
a. Arun Kumar Mishra
b. AK Sikri
c. MB Lokur
d. Indu Malhotra
Q.2 Cabinet has approved MoU between India and which nation for cooperation in the Mineral Resources sector?
Q.3 Which Indian agro-firm has launched the world’s 1st ‘Nano Urea’ liquid for the farmers?
Q.4 Mary Kom Settles with which Medal at 2021 Asian Boxing Championships?
d. None of above
Q.5 Protected Planet Report 2020, was released by
a. United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
b. Bombay Natural history Society (BNHS)
c. World Wide Fund for Nature
d. United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
Q.6 The SeHAT OPD Portal has been launched by the government to provide telemedicine services to whom?
b. Armed Forces
c. Rural People
Q.7 Which state is introducing a city-wide sewage surveillance system that will help officials track the virus at an early stage?
b. Madhya Pradesh
Q.8 Recently which ministry formed a panel to define offences of speech, expression?
a. Ministry of Rural Development
b. Ministry of Finance
c. Ministry of Defence
d. Ministry of Home Affairs
Q.9 Recently which organisation conducted war games Steadfast Defender 21?
Q.10 Which organisation has developed near-isothermal forging technology for aero-engines?
Q.1 a) Retired Justice Arun Kumar Mishra took charge as the new chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in New Delhi on June 2, 2021. Justice Arun Mishra had retired as Supreme Court Judge in September 2020.
Q.2 b) The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 2, 2021 approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will be signed between the Union Ministry of Mines and the Secretariat of Mining Policy of the Ministry of Productive Development of the Argentine Republic.
Q.3 d) Indian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) has launched the world’s 1st ‘Nano Urea’ liquid for the farmers. The commercial production of ‘Nano Urea’ will begin from June, 2021. Nano Urea offers better plant nutrient efficiency and quality.
Q.5 a) The report, titled Protected Planet Report 2020, underlined the progress the world has made toward the ambitious goals agreed by countries in 2010 at the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity to conserve 17 per cent of land and inland water ecosystems and 10 percent of its coastal waters and oceans by 2020, known as Aichi Biodiversity Target 11, a set of 20 targets of the Convention on Biological Diversity.
Q.6 b) The main motive of the portal is to provide tele-medicine services to the serving Armed Forces personnel, veterans and their families.
Q.7 a) With the number of cases of COVID-19 surging across the county in the second wave of the pandemic, the Government of Karnataka is introducing a city-wide sewage surveillance system in Bangalore as the India’s first city-wide initiative that will help officials track the virus at an early stage, even among asymptomatic individuals.
Q.8 d) A panel constituted by the Union Home Ministry to suggest reforms to the British-era Indian Penal Code (IPC) is likely to propose a separate Section on “offences relating to speech and expression.”
Q.9 a) As tensions with Russia simmer, thousands of NATO troops, several warships and dozens of aircraft are taking part in military exercises stretching across the Atlantic, through Europe and into the Black Sea region.
Q.10 a) The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has announced a modest step towards achieving the ultimate aeronautical challenge, one that even resource-rich China is struggling to achieve: Developing a jet engine with the thrust to power a fighter in combat