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Current Affairs MCQs of 23 September 2021
Q.1 Which state has launched Sports Action toward Harnessing Aspiration of Youth (SAHAY) scheme?
a. West Bengal
Q.2 Who has received Global Entrepreneur of the Year Award- Business Transformation from The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE)?
a. Himanshu Kapania
b. Shyam Srinivasan
c. Kumar Mangalam Birla
d. Atanu Kumar Das
Q.3 Which state government has launched ‘Khel Nursery scheme 2022-23’ to promote sports?
Q.4 Recently, India successfully test-fired new generation ballistic missile ‘Agni-P’. What does ‘P’ stand for in Agni-P ?
Q.5 Recently which typhoon hitted southern Philippines?
Q.6 As per government, Targeted Launch for Crewed Space Mission Gaganyaan is in which year?
Q.7 Who was named Time’s 2021 Athlete of the Year?
a. Roger Federer
b. Sebastian Vettel
c. Lewis Hamilton
d. Simone Biles
Q.8 Who took Charge as Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee?
a. R Harikumar
b. Vr Chaudhary
c. Karambir Singh
d. MM Naravane
Q.9 Who is the author of book titled Raj Kapoor: The Master At Work”?
a. Rahul Rawail
b. Krishna Kumar
c. Ashish Soni
d. Somnath Banerjee
Q.10 Recently RBI unveiled PCA framework for NBFCs effective from which month?
a. October 2022
b. September 2022
c. December 2022
d. August 2022
Q.1 b) Jharkhand CM launched Sports Action toward Harnessing Aspiration of Youth (SAHAY) scheme for maoist-hit areas.
Q.3 a) Haryana’s Minister of State for Sports and Youth Affairs Sandeep Singh launched ‘Khel Nursery Scheme 2022-23’ to promote sports in the state.
Q.4 c) Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully test-fired the new generation nuclear-capable ballistic missile ‘Agni Prime’ from APJ Abdul Kalam island off the coast of Odisha in Balasore. Capable of eliminating an enemy 5,000 kilometres away India has successfully test-fired the new generation nuclear-capable ballistic missile ‘Agni P’.
Q.5 d) Typhoon Rai, one of the strongest battering the Philippines this year, made landfall in Siargao Island in the southern Philippines, the Philippines` weather bureau said.
Q.6 a) The launch of the crewed Indian space mission, Gaganyaan, is being planned before the next Independence day and this will be proceeded by two uncrewed missions, Lok Sabha was informed.
Q.7 d) Simone Biles was named Time’s 2021 Athlete of the Year, the magazine announced.The world’s most decorated gymnast was hailed for putting her mental health first when she withdrew from four event finals at the Tokyo Olympics.
Q.9 a) Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu released the book “Raj Kapoor: The Master At Work” and remembered the late showman for his invaluable contribution to making Indian cinema “a vehicle of cultural diplomacy” across the world.
Q.10 a) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to put in place a prompt corrective action (PCA) framework for troubled non-banking finance companies to restore their financial health. Until now, the RBI had imposed PCA only on banks.