Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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1. Who has become the first cricketer to reach 1000 runs, 100 wickets in T20Is?

[A] Jasprit Bumrah
[B] Shakib al Hasan
[C] Shahid Afridi
[D] Ellyse Perry

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2. Which state government has launched ‘Save Green, Stay Clean’ campaign?

[A] West Bengal
[B] Punjab
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Haryana

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3. Which state / UT has announced free electricity for people using up to 200 units under a domestic connection?

[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Delhi

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4. Which state government has launched Vhali Dikri Yojna for the welfare of girl child?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Chhattisgarh

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5. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy is associated to which sports?

[A] Badminton
[B] Tennis
[C] Wrestling
[D] Boxing

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6. Which state has become the India’s first state to adopt a digital fingerprint and iris scanning system?

[A] Chhattisgarh
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Odisha

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7. Which Indian cricketer has been chosen as the July’s PCA player of the month?

[A] Cheteshwar Pujara
[B] Shikhar Dhawan
[C] Ajinkya Rahane
[D] R Ashwin

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8. Which union ministry has organized the 2nd All India Annual Conference of IIS Officers?

[A] Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
[B] Ministry of Communications
[C] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[D] Ministry of Information & Broadcasting

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9. Which state government has launched Mission Shakti sports initiative?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Madhya pradesh
[D] Jharkhand

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10. Jay Om Prakash, who passed away recently, was the veteran personality of which field?

[A] Photography
[B] Film Industry
[C] Journalism
[D] Sports

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