Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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11. Which Indian wrestler bagged gold in women’s 53kg category of the 2019 Poland Open wrestling tournament?

[A] Sakshi Malik
[B] Babita Kumari
[C] Vinesh Phogat
[D] Kavita Devi

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12. India’s first 3-D Smart Traffic Signal ‘Intelights’ has launched in which city?

[A] Lucknow
[B] Indore
[C] Jaipur
[D] Mohali

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13. The researchers at which IIT have developed portable device to detect bacteria without cell culture or microbiological assays?

[A] IIT Kharagpur
[B] IIT Bombay
[C] IIT Guwahati
[D] IIT Madras

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14. RBI has cut the policy repo rate by how much basis points in its 3rd bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement for FY 20?

[A] 25
[B] 35
[C] 10
[D] 45

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15. Where the headquarters of United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is located?

[A] Berlin
[B] New York
[C] Paris
[D] Vienna

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16. Which state has won the most film-friendly state award at 2018 National Film awards?

[A] Kerala
[B] Uttarakhand
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Odisha

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17. Who is the new prosecution director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ?

[A] T S Das
[B] Sudha Rani Relangi
[C] Om Prakash Verma
[D] Raj Mehra

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18. The Khadi and Village Industry Commission (KVIC) has launched a Leather Mission from which district of Rajasthan?

[A] Hanumangarh
[B] Ajmer
[C] Sirohi
[D] Jhalawar

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19. Which country has recently designated India in its list of major illegal drug producing & transit countries?

[A] United States
[B] China
[C] Iran
[D] Pakistan

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20. The patriotic song ‘Watan’, which has been produced by Doordarshan, is sung by which singer?

[A] Javed Ali
[B] Atif Aslam
[C] Abhijeet Bhattacharya
[D] Kavita Krishnamurthy

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