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Current Affairs MCQs of 5th January 2022
Q.1 There was a massive fire at which nation’s Parliament?
a. South Africa
Q.2 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of PGI Satellite Centre in which city?
Q.3 Who has become the first Indian-origin woman to trek solo to South Pole?
a. Sneha Sharma
b. Sunita Williams
c. Srishti Bandla
d. Harpreet Chandi
Q.4 Which country has started the world’s longest metro line?
Q.5 Which country will be chairing the Counterterrorism Committee in January 2022?
Q.6 The Indian Army has established the Quantum Lab at the MCTE, in Mhow in which city?
Q.7 Which state govt set to table bill to “free Hindu temples”?
c. Uttar Pradesh
Q.8 Who has inaugurated the Bina (MP)-Panki (UP) multiproduct pipeline project?
a. Hardeep Singh Puri
b. Yogi Adityanath
c. Narendra Modi
d. Rajnath Singh
Q.9 Konark Sun Temple’s Jagmohan to be opened after 118 years. It is in which state?
a. Arunachal Pradesh
b. Uttar Pradesh
Q.10 A controversy over Cristiano Ronaldo’s statue is in which place?
Q.1.a) There was a massive fire at South Africa’s Parliament in Cape Town on January 2, 2022. The fire caused the roof of the old national assembly to collapse. The fire also spread to the wing housing the current National Assembly, where parliament sits. No casualties were reported.
Q.2 a) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of PGI Satellite Centre at Ferozepur, Punjab. The PGI Satellite Centre will be built at a cost of over Rs 490 crore. The 100-bed facility will provide services in 10 specialties- General Surgery, Orthopedics, Internal Medicine, Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, ENT, Ophthalmology and Psychiatry-Drug De-addiction.
Q.4 d) China has started the world’s longest metro line in Shanghai province.
Q.5 c) India will be chairing the Counterterrorism Committee in January 2022 at United Nations Security Council.
Q.6 b) The Indian Army has established the Quantum Lab at the Military College of Telecommunication Engineering (MCTE), in Military Headquarters Of War (Mhow), Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
Q.7 b) Tamil Nadu, Karnataka in the past few months, has been witnessing an intense debate over a campaign to ‘free Hindu temples’.
Q.8 c) Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the 356 km long Bina Refinery (MP) POL terminal in the Rs 1524 crore Panki (Kanpur, UP) multiproduct pipeline project.
Q.10 c) A new statue of football player Cristiano Ronaldo has sparked controversy in Goa, with residents objecting to a Portuguese footballer being honoured instead of a player from India.