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Current Affairs MCQs of 12th April 2022
Q.1 Which Indian city India’s tallest OPD medical tower will be built in?
Q.2 Which ministry has started the Yoga Mahotsav at Red Fort in Delhi?
a. Ministry of AYUSH
b. Ministry of Tribal Affairs
c. Ministry of Rural Development
d. Ministry of Sanskrit
Q.3 Which ministry has announced the launch of the ‘Prakriti’ green initiative?
a. Ministry of Food Processing Industries
b. Ministry of Commerce and Industry
c. Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
d. Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
Q.4 Which state government has announced that Bhagwat Geeta will be taught in schools from class 9th onwards?
d. Himachal Pradesh
Q.5 Which is the first state/UT has to include e-Cycles in its EV Policy?
b. New Delhi
Q.6 As per RBI’s recent notification, Card-less cash withdrawal is proposed through which platform?
b. Unified Payments Interface (UPI)
c. Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (AePS)
d. Immediate Payment Service (IMPS)
Q.7 Which city is the host of the fourth India-US 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue?
a. New Delhi
c. Gandhi Nagar
d. New York
Q.8 ‘Madhavpur Mela’ is a cultural fair celebrated n which state?
Q.9 Who has been elected as the 23rd Prime Minister of Pakistan, after the no-confidence motion?
a. Shehbaz Sharif
b. Shah Mahmood Qureshi
c. Nawaz Sherif
d. Asif Ali Zardari
Q.10 Which country is the world’s largest consumer of Gold?
Q.1 b) The country’s tallest in-patient department building will be built at the Government Sawai Man Singh Hospital in Jaipur, Rajasthan in the next 32 months.
Q.2 a) Ministry of AYUSH is hosting a grand event for the presentation of Common Yoga Protocols in the backdrop of 15th August Park, Red Fort, (Red Fort) Delhi.
Q.3 c) The presence of the Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Bhupendra Yadav has announced the launch of the ‘Prakriti’ green initiative.
Q.4 d) Himachal Pradesh Education Minister Govind Singh Thakur has said that Bhagavad Gita will be taught as a subject to the students of classes IX to XII from this session.
Q.6 b) As per RBI, Card-less cash withdrawal, which was offered only by a few banks, will now be made available across all banks and ATMs via the Unified Payments Interface (UPI).UPI will be used for customer authorisation and this step is expected to enhance ease of transactions and eliminate frauds.
Q.8 b) President Ramnath Kovind inaugurated the annual Madhavpur Mela, the five-day cultural fair, in the coastal village of Madhavpur in Gujarat.The fair celebrates the marriage of Hindu deity Lord Krishna with Rukmini. Similar events are being organised across Gujarat and in eight Northeast states. From 2018, in association with the Union Ministry of Culture, the Gujarat government started organising events during the fair.
Q.10 b) India is the world’s second largest consumer of Gold, only after China. India’s gold imports rose by 33.34 per cent to ₹46.14 billion during the 2021-22 fiscal, due to high demand.In the previous fiscal, Gold imports were worth ₹34.62 billion. The rise in gold imports during the last year contributed to the widening of the trade deficit to USD 192.41 billion, against USD 102.62 billion in 2020-21.