Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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41. Which Union Ministry has recently declared ocean energy as green power?

[A] Ministry of Jal Shakti
[B] Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries
[C] Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
[D] Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

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42. Monali Jadhav, who won 3 medals at World Police Games (WPG), is from which state?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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43. Who is the head of CVC committee to examine bank frauds above 50 crore?

[A] D K Pathak
[B] Suresh N Patel
[C] T M Bhasin
[D] Madhusudan Prasad

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44. The National Centre for Avian Ecotoxicology has come up in which city?

[A] Chennai
[B] Kochi
[C] Coimbatore
[D] Bengaluru

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45. Peacock Parachute Spider, which is recently spotted in Eastern Ghats, is belongs to the genus ________?

[A] Avicularia
[B] Poecilotheria
[C] Mygale
[D] Chilobrachys

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46. Which country has launched the world’s first facial biometric-based ID for seafarers?

[A] India
[B] China
[C] South Korea
[D] Russia

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47. The 25th Senior Women’s National Football Championship is being held in which state?

[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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48. Who is the head of the committee that suggested the RBI pay interim dividend to the Union government only under exceptional circumstances?

[A] Bimal Jalan
[B] Rajiv Mehrishi
[C] Viral Acharya
[D] Hasmukh Adhia

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49. The Union Health Ministry has signed a pact with which institute to explore AI for combating tuberculosis?

[A] IISc Bangalore
[B] University of Hyderabad
[C] IIT Madras
[D] Wadhwani Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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50. The International Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) is being set up in which city?

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

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