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Current affairs MCQs of 9th November 2021
Q.1 Who chaired the Virtual Global Investor Roundtable (VGIR) 2020 Conference?
a. Nirmala Sitharaman
b. Narendra Modi
c. M. Venkaiah Naidu
d. Rajnath Singh
Q.2 Recently, which unit of the Indian military conducted the joint tri-service exercise code-named ‘Bull Strike’?
a. Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC)
b. Strategic Forces Command
c. Southern Naval Command
d. Army Training Command
Q.3 Whatsapp has partnered with how many banks to expand its Unified Payments Interface (UPI) based payments services in India?
c. All PSBs
Q.4 Hariharan has bagged the prestigious JC Daniel Award for 2019. It is the highest lifetime achievement award for which cinema?
Q.5 Name the Indian who has recently been appointed to the Board of the International Dairy Federation (IDF)?
a. Meenesh C Shah
b. Bhuvanesh Kumar
c. Guru Prasad Singh
d. Dilip Rath
Q.6 What is the name of Captain Amarinder Singh’s new party?
a. Lok Punjab Congress
b. Punjab Lok Congress
c. Punjab Shakti Congress
d. Punjab Congress Sena
Q.7 Which state’s chief minister has launched Mission Clean to curb illegal sand mining and liquor trade?
d. Uttar Pradesh
Q.8 Parties of which state have decided to stage a protest on November 14 in demand for a separate state?
Q.9 The first tour of Shri Ramayana Yatra Train began from which city?
c. New Delhi
Q.10 Which nation has finally opened its borders to fully vaccinated international travelers after 20 months?
Q.1 b) Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi chaired the Virtual Global Investor Roundtable (VGIR) 2020 Conference on 05 November 2020, aimed at attracting investment in the country.
Q.2 a) The Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) conducted a joint tri-service exercise code-named ‘Bull Strike’ from 03 to 05 November 2020, at the remotely located Teressa Island, in the strategically important Nicobar group of Islands.
Q.3 b) Whatsapp has partnered with five Indian banks to process its payment services. These are State Bank of India, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank and Jio Payments Bank.
Q.4 b) Noted Malayalam filmmaker Hariharan has been selected for the prestigious JC Daniel Award for 2019.
Q.6 b) Former Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh announced the name of his new party- Punjab Lok Congress on November 2, 2021.The announcement comes after he resigned from Congress.
Q.7 b) Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi announced ‘Mission Clean’ in a meeting on October 31, 2021, held with all the Deputy Commissioners and the Senior Superintendents of Police (SSPs) of the state.
Q.8 a) Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT), which is an ally of the ruling BJP government in Tripura will stage a demonstration in Delhi on November 14, 2021 in demand for a separate state- Tipraland. Few other like-minded parties including the opposition, Tipra Motha are expected to join the demonstration.
Q.9 c) The first tour of IRCTC’s Shri Ramayana Yatra Train started from Delhi’s Safdarjung Railway Station on November 7.It will cover the visit of all the significant places related to the life of Lord Rama. The tour will be completed in a total of 17 days.