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Current Affairs MCQs of 21 July 2021
Q.1 What is the new official name given to the High Court of the UT of J&K and Ladakh?
a. High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh
b. High Court of UT of Ladakh and UT of Jammu & Kashmir
c. Common High Court of UT of Jammu and Kashmir and UT of Ladakh
d. Universal High Court for UT of Ladakh and UT of Jammu & Kashmir
Q.2 The Artificial Intelligence-based algorithm to identify cancer-causing alterations in cells, have recently been developed by which institute?
a. IIT Kanpur
b. IIT Delhi
c. IIT Madras
d. IIT Hyderabad
Q.3 Who is the author of the book titled ‘The India Story’?
a. C. Rangarajan
b. Bimal Jalan
c. Urjit Patel
d. Raghuram Rajan
Q.4 Which of the following states recently announced to introduce the ‘One Block, One Product’ scheme in the state?
b. Tamil Nadu
Q.5 Who among the following will be conferred with Mohun Bagan Ratna posthumously?
a. Sumit Banerjee
b. Amit Banerjee
c. Shibaji Banerjee
d. Sangeet Banerjee
Q.6 The Zoram Mega Food Park Ltd has been inaugurated in which North Eastern state of India?
b. Arunachal Pradesh
Q.7 The Navin Rojgar Chhatri Yojana is an employment scheme launched for the SC/ST group by which state?
b. Uttar Pradesh
Q.8 Where is the headquarters of the World Federation of Direct Selling Associations (WFDSA) located?
c. Washington DC
Q.9 Which state has made amendments in Dowry prohibition rules?
Q.10 Which country has started the creation of its first small modular reactor?
Q.1 a) The Ministry of Law and Justice has informed that the name of the ‘Common High Court of UT of Jammu and Kashmir and UT of Ladakh’ has officially been changed to ‘High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh’. To bring this change, President Ram Nath Kovind has signed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Removal of Difficulties) Order, 2021.
Q.4 d) Deputy Chief Minister of Haryana recently announced to introduce ‘One Block, One Product’ scheme in the state. To encourage and promote small industries in the rural areas, the Haryana government will soon introduce the ‘One Block, One Product’ scheme.
Q.5 c) Former India and Mohun Bagan shot-stopper Shibaji Banerjee, who famously denied Brazil’s legendary football player Pele from scoring a goal in an exhibition match in 1977, will be conferred with Mohun Bagan Ratna posthumously.
Q.6 c) The Union Minister of Food Processing Industries, Smt Harsimrat Kaur Badal inaugurated the Zoram Mega Food Park Ltd at Kolasib in Mizoram through virtual conference on 20 July 2020. The Food Park has been built at a cost of Rs 75 crore and is spread over 55 Acres of land.
Q.7 b) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has launched a new employment scheme called ‘Navin Rojgar Chhatri Yojana’ to provide employment to the Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (ST) families.
Q.9 a) Kerala has made amendments to the Dowry prohibition rule because of the increasing day by day complaints of Dowry Harassment in the state.