Saturday, 28 January 2017

Current Affairs 2017: 28th January Quiz

Current Affairs Quiz based on 27th January 2017 Current Affairs & News for all competitive-govt. Exams:

Current Affairs Quiz: 28th January 2017
1. India’s first Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSK) has been inaugurated in which city?
a) Shimla
b) Mysuru 
c) New Delhi
d) Bhopal

2. Which state ranked first in the 'Cashless India Scorecard' prepared by Walnut app to track the growth of digital payments in the country?
a) Haryana
b) Goa
c) Telangana
d) Gujarat

3. Which state government has launched e-health program “Jeevan Rekha” to provide a centralised database of healthcare information? 
a) Uttarakhand 
b) Odisha
c) Tamil Nadu 
d) Kerala 

4. Which state has launched a special scheme ‘Dulari Kanya’ to check infant mortality in the state?
a) Bihar
b) Assam
c) Arunachal Pradesh
d) West Bengal

5. All India Football Federation (AIFF) has launched India’s first ever Women’s Professional League (WPL) in which city?
a) Kolkata
b) New Dehli
d) Gurugram
d) Pune

6. “Beat Marshall Monitoring Mobile App” has been launched by which city police to map real-time locations of patrolling teams? 
a) Pune City Police
b) Bhopal City Police 
c) Shimla City Police 
d) Hyderabad City Police

7. Recently Usain Bolt lost one of his Gold Olympic Medal due to positive doping of his which teammate in the 4x100m relay event at the 2008 Beijing Olympics?
a) Nesta Carter
b) Michael Frater
c) Asafa Powell
d) Tyson Gay

8. Name the Indian scientist who has been selected for the National Geoscience Award 2016?
a) Pradyut Ghosh
b) Keshav Krishna
c) Monsoon Magic
d) Upinder S. Bhalla

9. The US President Donald Trump signed an executive order for construction of 2,000-mile wall along the border of which country?
a) Cuba
b) Alaska
c) Canada
d) Mexico

10. Governor V Shanmuganathan has recently resigned after 'Young Ladies Club' controversy. He was the Governor of which state?
a) Meghalaya
b) Manipur
c) Assam
d) Sikkim

11. Who has been conferred with the Ashok Chakra on January 26, 2017 by President Pranab Mukherjee?
a) Tejesh Brijlal Sonawane
b) Tripuraneni Hanuman Chowdary
c) Havaldar Hangpan Dada
d) Neelkant Ramesh Harikantra

12. How many people have been named by the President of India to be conferred the Jeevan Raksha Padak Series of Awards 2016?
a) 22
b) 29
c) 36
d) 39

Answers:

1:b, 2:d, 3:d, 4:c, 5;b,  6:a, 7:a, 8:b, 9:d, 10:a. 11:c, 12:c.

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