Page-298 of Daily Current Affairs -2020: Objective [MCQ] Current Affairs Quiz
1. What is India’s position in milk production in the world? [A]1st [B]2nd [C]3rd [D]4th Answer: 1stNotes: According to the recent data, India is the major producer of milk in the world, recorded a milk production figure of 146.31 million tonnes in 2014-15 as compared to 137.7 million tonnes a year ago. India is followed ..
1. What is the name of the genetically-modified (GM) mustard developed in India? [A]BMH-11 [B]BMH-21 [C]DMH-11 [D]DMH-21 Answer: DMH-11Notes: A research team led by Deepak Pental at Centre for Genetic Manipulation of Crop Plants of Delhi University have developed a GM Mustard known as DMH-11. Recently, the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) has asked for ..
1. Which of the following projects has been launched for prevention of AIDS in the eight North-Eastern states? [A]Project ARISE [B]Project Sunrise [C]Project Faith [D]Project SHARP Answer: Project SunriseNotes: The Union government has launched a new initiative “Project Sunrise” to tackle the increasing HIV prevalence in the North-Eastern states. The project is a five-year programme ..
1. The Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL) is located in which state? [A]West Bengal [B]Meghalaya [C]Assam [D]Arunachal Pradesh Answer: AssamNotes: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently dedicated the Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL), a petrochemical complex, at Lepetkata, near Dibrugarh, Assam. The BCPL is the first ever petro-chemical plant located in the ..
1. Which film has won the Golden Conch Award for the best documentary at Mumbai International Film Festival 2016? [A]Chhaya [B]My Name Is Salt [C]Phum Shang [D]Placebo Answer: Phum ShangNotes: Manipuri documentary film ‘Phum Shang’ has won the coveted Golden Conch Award for the best documentary at the 14th Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) 2016. ..