Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2021

41. Which date in August is observed as The International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief?

[A] 23 August
[B] 22 August
[C] 20 August
[D] 24 August

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42. Which state/UT has launched the third phase of Mission Shakti?

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

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43. Recently, with which country, India has inked a deal to procure assault rifles for the Indian Army?

[A] Israel
[B] Russia
[C] United States
[D] Canada

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44. Which organization has developed India’s first mRNA-based Covid-19 that has been granted approval for Phase 2/3 clinical trials?

[A] Zydus Cadila
[B] Gennova Biopharmaceuticals Ltd
[C] Serum Institute of India
[D] Bharat Biotech

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45. With which organization, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has partnered to enable users to book vaccination appointments?

[A] WhatsApp
[B] Twitter
[C] Telegram
[D] Google

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46. With which State/UT’s Atal Incubation Centre has the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) partnered to encourage youngsters to set up start-ups?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Puducherry
[C] Goa
[D] Karnataka

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47. Which organization has secured contracts under the aegis of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) to help set up solar projects in Cuba, Niger and Malawi?

[A] Power Grid Corporation of India
[B] NTPC Ltd
[C] BHEL
[D] Tata Power

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48. Which State/UT has adopted Indian wrestling and is expected to pump in an investment of Rs 170 crore?

[A] Haryana
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Rajasthan

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49. How many countries are participating in Malabar 21 Naval Exercise?

[A] Two
[B] Four
[C] Six
[D] Ten

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50. Greenland, the Arctic territory, belongs to which country?

[A] Russia
[B] Denmark
[C] The Netherlands
[D] Australia

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