Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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1. Which former Indian Cricketer has been honoured with Bharat Gaurav Award?

[A] Sunil Gavaskar
[B] Kapil Dev
[C] Ajit Wadekar
[D] Anil Kumble

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2. The National Security Guard (NSG) works under which union ministry?

[A] Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
[B] Ministry of Home Affairs
[C] Ministry of Law and Justice
[D] Ministry of Defence

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3. On pilot basis, the One Nation-one Ration Card scheme has been implemented in which states?

[A] Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat
[B] Rajasthan Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat
[C] Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat
[D] Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Telangana

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4. Which Indian personality has been honoured with the highest award of Republic of Guinea “National order of Merit”?

[A] Rajnath Singh
[B] Ram Nath Kovind
[C] Narendra Modi
[D] Subrahmanyam Jaishankar

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5. Which bank has become the first Indian bank to link up with China’s National Advance Payment System (CNAPS)?

[A] BoB
[B] ICICI
[C] SBI
[D] PNB

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6. The Census 2021 will be conducted in how many scheduled languages?

[A] 16
[B] 18
[C] 22
[D] 20

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7. ISRO has decided to setup Space Situational Awareness Control Centre in which city?

[A] Kochi
[B] Bengaluru
[C] Hyderabad
[D] Raipur

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8. The Union Government has approved Rs 4,900 crore Kosi-Mechi Interlinking project. Mechi is an important tributary of which river basin?

[A] Ganga
[B] Mahananda
[C] Brahmaputra
[D] Yamuna

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9. Which Bollywood actor to be felicitated with ‘Excellence in Cinema’ award by Victorian Government?

[A] Priyanka Chopra
[B] Shekhar Kapoor
[C] Shahrukh Khan
[D] Deepika Padukone

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10. The census of elephants is undertaken at the national level once in how many years?

[A] 4
[B] 5
[C] 8
[D] 10

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