Daily Current Affairs Quiz : March 15, 2022
Published: March 15, 2022
1. Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC), seen in the news recently, is located in which Indian state?
[C] Himachal Pradesh
Correct Answer: B [Uttarakhand]
India’s oldest military school, Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC), turned a hundred years old recently. It is located in the Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
The military training institution was inaugurated in March 1922 by the then Prince of Wales. RIMC is the premier feeder institute for the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy, Ezhimala. It provides public school education to students in the age group of 11½ to 18 years
2. ‘Khel Mahakumbh’ is a Sports Event held in which Indian state?
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Madhya Pradesh
Correct Answer: A [Gujarat]
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 11th edition of Khel Mahakumbh in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
The event started with 16 sports and 13 lakh participants in 2010, and was later increased to 36 general sports and 26 para sports in the year 2019. Due to COVID-19, the Khel Mahakumbh was not organised in 2020.
3. Which Union Ministry released the draft ‘National Medical Devices Policy 2022’?
[A] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
[B] Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
[C] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[D] Ministry of External Affairs
Correct Answer: B [Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers]
The Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP), Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers released the draft ‘National Medical Devices Policy 2022’.
At present, nearly 80% of the medical devices used in the country are imported. The policy aims to place India as one among the five global manufacturing hubs in terms of value and technology for medical devices.
4. ‘The Museum of the Future’, which was seen in the news, is situated in which country?
[B] Saudi Arabia
Correct Answer: A [UAE]
The Museum of the Future in Dubai was recently opened for the public view. It was inaugurated by the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE.
The museum claims to transport the visitors to the year 2071, to coincide with the centenary of the founding of the UAE. It is a seven-storey, pillar-less structure, spanning an area of 30,000 sq m. It is designed as a laboratory designed to promote innovation among leading scientists.
5. ‘Halari’ is a breed of Donkey, native to which Indian state?
Correct Answer: A [Gujarat]
‘Halari’ is a breed of Donkeys native to the Saurashtra region of Gujarat. The population of the breed is fast declining in the country.
Union Minister Parsottam Rupala will preside over a meeting of Maldharis (or traditional herdsmen) for the conservation of Halari donkeys. An animal fair with the best of Halari donkeys, goats of Kahmi and Bhagri breeds, will also be organised.
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