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Current affairs MCQs of 8th November 2021
Q.1 Which state government launched Go to Village 2.0?
Q.2 Who took charge as General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the Indian Army’s Western Command?
a. Nav K Khanduri
b. Manohar Joshi
c. PR Sundaram
d. Akshay Singh
Q.3 Who secured India’s first medal at the ongoing AIBA Men’s World Championships 2021?
a. Ranjan Agnihotri
b. Dheeraj Chaturvedi
c. Manu Sharma
d. Akash Kumar
Q.4 Who launched the Initiative for the Resilient Island States (IRIS) for developing infrastructure of small island nations?
a. Narendra Modi
b. Joe Biden
c. Nitin Gadkari
d. Boris Johnson
Q.5 Which state has become the first Indian one to begin organised cultivation of Cinnamon?
b. Himachal Pradesh
Q.6 Which Indian air force squadron participated in the Blue Flag 2021 international exercise?
a. Mirage 2000s
b. Hawker Sea Hawk
c. Flying Fish
d. Black Panthers
Q.7 Where did PM Modi launch the “One Sun, One World, One Grid” initiative?
Q.8 World Tsunami Awareness Day is being observed on which date?
a. November 06
b. November 03
c. November 05
d. November 04
Q.9 Cook Strait, which was seen in the news, is located in which country?
b. New Zealand
Q.10 Who initiated the “Jai Bhim Mukhyamantri Pratibha Vikas Yojana” Scheme?
a. Delhi Government
b. Gujarat Government
c. Indian Government
d. Maharashtra Government
Q.1 d) In Manipur, the State Government revived its initiative to deliver governance at doorstep and bring inclusive development in the state with launching the Go to Village 2.0 in Thoubal district.
Q.3 d) Hardened by the difficult circumstances of his personal life, young boxer Akash Kumar (54kg) secured India’s first medal at the ongoing AIBA Men’s World Championships by advancing to the semifinals with a superb win over former Olympic silver-medallist Yoel Finol Rivas of Venezuela.
Q.4 a) Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Initiative for the Resilient Island States (IRIS) for developing infrastructure of small island nations, saying it gives a new hope, a new confidence and satisfaction of doing something for the most vulnerable countries.
Q.5 b) Himachal Pradesh has become the first Indian state to begin organised cultivation of Cinnamon. The cinnamon cultivation has been introduced by CSIR’s Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (IHBT) on a pilot basis.
Q.7 c) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart Boris Johnson jointly launched the ‘One Sun, One World, One Grid’ (OSOWOG) initiative at the COP 26 Climate Meet in Glasgow
Q.9 b) Cook Strait separates the North and South Islands of New Zealand. It connects the Tasman Sea on the northwest with the South Pacific Ocean on the southeast.
Q.10 a) The Delhi government initiated this scheme. It was started at a few private facilities for a variety of competitive tests.