Current Affairs & QUIZ, February 2019

Bankers Daily Current Affairs

Bankers Daily Current Affairs Quiz: 22nd February 2019

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#1 Current Affairs

‘Madan Mohan Malviya Cancer Centre of BHU is inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. At Banaras Hindu University, the new cancer centre is built at a cost of 500 crore rupees. This aims to provide affordable cancer care to patients in Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and also other neighbouring countries like Nepal. PM Narendra Modi also inaugurated the hospital in Lehartara (Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital).

#2 Current Affairs

Wallance Smith dies. He died at the age of 87. He gave early warnings on climate change and coined the term ‘ocean conveyor belt’. He was born in the year 1931, in Chicago.

#3 Current Affairs

‘Micro Bachat’, a new micro insurance plan is launched by LIC. This plan provides coverage of up to 2 lakh rupees. This is the first micro insurance plan to do so.

#4 Current Affairs

Between India and Saudi Arabia, five agreements are signed. These agreements are signed by Saudi arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The 5 MoUs are as follows:

  • Investing in infrastructure fund and in the National Investment between the GOI and Saudi Arabia.
  • Cooperation on broadcasting between Saudi Broadcasting Corporation and Prasar Bharati.
  • Agreement in the field of National heritage and tourism.
  • Framework Cooperation Programme b/w Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Invest India of the Republic of India on enhancing bilateral investment relations.
  • Cooperation in the field of housing.

#5 Current Affairs

In Jaisalmer, International Annual Desert Festival was held. This is 40th International Desert Festival. Thousands of tourists participate in this festival. There were many interesting events such as Mr and Ms Moomal competition, moustache  competition, musical performance, cultural programme, turban typing. This is 3 days festival. This was held on the sand  dune in Jaisalmer.

22nd February 2019- Current Affairs Quiz – MCQs

Question 1.
Sustainable Development Leadership Award for the year 2019 at WSDS is won by…..?
A) Frank Bainimarama
B) Narendra Modi
C) M.S. Dhoni
D) Anand Mahindra

Question 2.
The musical instrument………has been declared as heritage musical instrument of Goa?
A) Idakka
B) Kanjari
C) Santoor
D) Ghumot

Question 3.
The state assembly passed the bill to end the minimum education criterion for panchayat and civic poll candidates in…….?
A) Kerala
B) Rajasthan
C) Karnataka
D) Gujarat

Question 4.
The 5th International Dam Safety conference 2019 was held in….?
A) West Bengal
B) Tamil Nadu
C) Odisha
D) Bihar

Question 5.
“Sudhir Sukta” book is authored by…….?
A) Peeti Shenoy
B) Vishnu Wagh
C) Arun Kolatkar
D) None of the above

Question 6.
………has banned the Popular Front of India?
A) J & K
B) Arunachal Pradesh
C) Tamil Nadu
D) Jharkhand

Question 7.
Online clearance mechanism for entrepreneurs is launched in……?
A) Kerala
B) Karnataka
C) Andhra Pradesh
D) Uttar Pradesh

Question 8.
At the 83rd Senior National Badminton Championships 2019,……..won the women’s singles event?
A) Saina Nehwal
B) P V Sindhu
C) Jwala Gupta
D) None of the above

Question 9.
……….has become the new Union Sports Secretary?
A) Vinod Sahay
B) Preetam Kumar
C) Radheyshyam Julaniya
D) None of the above

Question 10.
The National Deworming Day is observed in India on……?
A) 11th Feb
B) 10th Feb
C) 8th Feb
D) 13th Feb

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