Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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31. Where is the headquarters of National Institute of Health and Family Welfare (NIHFW)?

[A] Bhopal
[B] Agra
[C] New Delhi
[D] Jaipur

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32. Which renowned scientist has bagged the prestigious J C Bose Fellowship?

[A] K Thangaraj
[B] Annie Zaidi
[C] Raghunath Anant Mashelkar
[D] Shiraz Minwalla

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33. Which state government has recently classified Nictoine as Class A poison?

[A] Punjab
[B] Karnataka
[C] Haryana
[D] Odisha

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34. Which state government has rolled ‘Mahatma Gandhi Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojana’ health insurance scheme?

[A] Haryana
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Punjab
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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35. Which country has decided to hold SAARC Foreign Ministers’ informal meet?

[A] Bhutan
[B] Nepal
[C] India
[D] Sri Lanka

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36. The Cabinet Secretary of India works under the direct charge of ____?

[A] Ministry of Corporate Affairs
[B] Prime Minister
[C] Ministry of Home Affairs
[D] Ministry of Finance

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37. Which Indian Professor has been conferred the Pushkin Medal 2019?

[A] Bishnupriya Dutt
[B] Meeta Narain
[C] Anindya Sinha
[D] Aijaz Ahmad

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38. Which union ministry has organized a ‘San-Sadhan’ Hackathon for Divyangjan accessible toilets?

[A] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
[B] Ministry of Jal Shakti
[C] Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
[D] Ministry of Rural Developement

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39. Under Digital India campaign, the Banjari village of which district of Madhya Pradesh has become an integral part of the digital map of the country?

[A] Katni
[B] Jabalpur
[C] Chhindwara
[D] Gwalior

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40. The first-ever World Youth Conference for Kindness has recently held in which city?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Pune
[C] Shimla
[D] Lucknow

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