Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total [wpbasicquiz_num_ques quiz_id=”13321″] Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till October 19, 2021.

11. Soma Mondal is the new Chairperson of which Public sector enterprise?

[A] SAIL
[B] ONGC
[C] PFC
[D] BEL

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12. Col Quazi Sajjad Ali Zahir, who was conferred the Padma Shri award, belongs to which country?

[A] India
[B] Pakistan
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] Bangladesh

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13. Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) is a statutory body under which Union Ministry?

[A] Ministry of Science and Technology
[B] Ministry of Education
[C] Ministry of Electronics and IT
[D] Ministry of Power

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14. Mario Draghi has sworn in as the Prime Minster of which country?

[A] Germany
[B] France
[C] Italy
[D] United Kingdom

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15. As per a recent report, start-ups founded in which Indian city is more than in San Francisco, in the past five years?

[A] Pune
[B] New Delhi
[C] Bengaluru
[D] Chennai

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16. Who has been conferred with the Skoch Chief Minister of the Year Award?

[A] Naveen Patnaik
[B] Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy
[C] Chandrasekhar Rao
[D] Pinarayi Vijayan

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17. Narayanasamy, who recently resigned, was the Chief Minister of which state/Union territory?

[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Puducherry
[C] Goa
[D] Kerala

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18. Who is the new Chairman of National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC)?

[A] Vijay Sampla
[B] Ajith Doval
[C] Kumar Murmurae
[D] Suneet Singh

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19. Who is the first Asian celebrity to reach the 100 million followers milestone on Instagram?

[A] Narendra Modi
[B] Virat Kohli
[C] Deepika Padukone
[D] Mukesh Ambani

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20. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Statistician of India (CSI)?

[A] Dr G P Samanta
[B] Arundhati Mech
[C] Aravind Subramaniam
[D] Injetti Srinivasan

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