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CURRENT AFFAIRS MCQS OF 8th SEPTEMBER 2021
- September 9, 2021
- Posted by: Maya
- Category: Current Affairs
Q.1 How many medals have been won by India at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020?
Q.2 The book named “Know Your Rights and Claim Them: A Guide for Youth” is an upcoming book by which celebrity?
a. Meryl Streep
b. Angelina Jolie
c. Priyanka Chopra
d. Malala Yousafzai
Q.3 Which company has launched India’s first digital payment interactive geospatial platform named Pulse?
Q.4 Central government has recently inked Karbi Anglong Peace Agreement with which state?
Q.5 India’s first dugong conservation reserve is planned to be established in which state?
c. Tamil Nadu
Q.6 The India-Australia bilateral navy exercise AUSINDEX-2021 is which edition of the annual exercise?
Q.7 Which Indian Bollywood personality has launched a book titled ‘Back to the Roots’?
a. Tamannaah Bhatia
b. Kareena Kapoor
c. Twinkle Khanna
d. Anuskha Sharma
Q.8 Who represented India at the World Health Organization- South East Asia Regional Office (WHO-SEARO), 2021?
a. Harsh Vardhan
b. Bharati Pravin Pawar
c. Faggan Singh Kulaste
d. Mansukh Mandaviya
Q.9 Who has been appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL)?
a. T Saminathan
b. Rajesh Aggarwal
c. V Ramakrishna Gupta
d. Arun Kumar Singh
Q.10 the centre with which state’s ethnic community?
b. Arunachal Pradesh
c. West Bengal
Q.1 c) India finished their campaign at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020 with an all-time high 19 medals which includes five gold, eight silver, and six bronze. This is the best medal tally for India at single edition of the Paralympic Games.
Q.3 c) PhonePe has launched a platform named PhonePe Pulse. Pulse is India’s first interactive platform with data insights and trends on digital payments.
Q.4 a) The Government of India has signed a tripartite peace accord with the State government of Assam and five insurgent groups from the Karbi Anglong region in Assam, to end decades of violence in the region.
Q.5 c) Tamil Nadu state government has announced to setup India’s first dugong conservation reserve at the northern part of the Palk Bay.
Q.6 d) The 4th edition of AUSINDEX, a bilateral navy exercise between the Indian Navy and the Royal Australian Navy has begun from September 06, 2021 and will continue up to September 10, 2021.
Q.8 b) The Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar represented India at the World Health Organization- South East Asia Regional Office (WHO-SEARO) through video-conference on September 07, 2021. This is the 74th Session of the WHO Regional Committee, for South-East Asia, organised from September 6 – September 10, 2021.
Q.10 d) The centre signed a tripartite agreement- “Karbi Anglong Agreement” on September 4, 2021 with representatives of Karbi outfits in New Delhi. The agreement was signed in the presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.