Current Affairs Quiz October 20 & 21 2019

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Current Affairs Quiz October 20 & 21 2019

Current Affairs Quiz – October 20 & 21, 2019

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Current Affairs Quiz October 20 & 21 2019

  1. When was World Statistics Day first celebrated?
  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2012
  • 2015
  1. Chewang Rinchen Setu was recently inaugurated in which place?
  • Srinagar
  • Ladakh
  • Leh
  • Akhnoor
  1. Which state CM recently inaugurated daily Air-Asia flights to various cities?
  • Bihar
  • West Bengal
  • Tripura
  • Jharkhand
  1. Which state will have its 40 cyber crime police stations and six cyber labs soon?
  • Kerala
  • Karnataka
  • Gujarat
  • Tamil Nadu
  1. Which country was recenlty removed from FATF’s Grey List?
  • Bangladesh
  • Sri Lanka
  • Pakistan
  • Nepal
  1. Chile President declared state emergency in which city?
  • Santiago
  • Arica
  • Valparaiso
  • Laserena
  1. Where was e-portal of Centre for Cultural Resources and Training and YouTube Channel inaugurated?
  • Mumbai
  • Chennai
  • Kolkata
  • New Delhi
  1. Who is the author of the book “Bridgital Nation”?
  • Arunthathi Roy and Vikram Seth
  • N Chandrasekaran and Roopa Purushottam
  • Chetan Baghat and Anita Desai
  • Chetan Baghat and Roopa Purushottam
  1. Who was awarded the ‘Most Eminent Senior Citizen Award’?
  • Ashok Desai
  • K Venugopal
  • Parasaran
  • Mohan Parasaran
  1. Which pair won the Egypt International mixed doubles title?
  • Ashwini Ponapa and Dhuv Rawat
  • Kuhoo Garg and Dhruv Rawat
  • Sikki Reddy and Ashwini Ponapa
  • Kuhoo Garg and Pv Sindhu
  1. Where was 7th CISM World Military Games started?
  • Japan
  • India
  • China
  • Malaysia
  1. Where was Sultan of Johor Cup match held?
  • Japan
  • Indonesia
  • China
  • Malaysia

Answers & Explanations:

  1. A) 2010
  • The UN General Assembly decided with resolution 69/282 to celebrate the day every five years. The first World Statistics Day was celebrated in 2010. Last this day was celebrated in 2015. The next World Statistics Day will be celebrated on 20 October 2020.
  1. B) Ladakh
  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will attend the inaugural ceremony of Col. Chewang Rinchen Setu which has been constructed at an altitude of 14,650 feet in the forward area of Ladakh region. This bridge has been built by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO).
  1. C) Tripura
  • Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb inaugurated daily Air-Asia flights from Agartala to Imphal (Manipur), Guwahati (Assam), Delhi and Kolkata (West Bengal) at Maharaj Bir Bikram Airport, Agartala.
  1. D) Tamil Nadu
  • The State will soon have 40 cyber crime police stations and six cyber labs to tackle the increasing number of crimes.
  1. B) Sri Lanka
  • Sri Lanka has been removed from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) list of countries at risk for money laundering.
  1. A) Santiago
  • Chile’s President Sebastian Pinera has declared a state of emergency in Santiago and gave the military responsibility for security after a day of violent protests over an increase in the price of metro tickets.
  1. D) New Delhi
  • Union Minister of state for Culture and Tourism Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurated e-portal of Centre for Cultural Resources and Training and YouTube Channel in New Delhi with an aim to take India to a newer digital pinnacle and to promote Indian culture.
  1. B) N Chandrasekaran and Roopa Purushottam
  • Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi unveiled the book “Bridgital Nation” and presented its first copy to Shri Ratan Tata in an event organized at New Delhi. The book has been written by Shri N Chandrasekaran and Ms. Roopa Purushottam.
  1. C) K. Parasaran
  • The Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu presented ‘Most Eminent Senior Citizen Award’ to legal luminary, scholar and former Attorney General of India, Shri K. Parasaran at a function at the India International Centre in New Delhi.
  1. B) Kuhoo Garg and Dhruv Rawat
  • In badminton, Kuhoo Garg and Dhruv Rawat put up a brilliant effort to win the mixed doubles title at the Egypt International 2019 in Cairo. The Garg and Rawat held their victory over the third seeds Utkarsh Arora and Karishma Wadkar in an all-Indian final.
  1. C) China
  • In Boxing, World Championships silver medallist Amit Panghal won his opening bout in the men’s flyweight (52kg) category as the boxers gave India a good start in the 7th CISM World Military Games in Wuhan, China.
  1. D) Malaysia
  • Indian junior hockey men’s team lost a second consecutive final to Great Britain in the Sultan of Johor Cup as it succumbed to a 1-2 loss at Johor Bahru, Malaysia. 

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