Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2022

1. ‘Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme’ which was recently launched, is implemented by which Union Ministry?

[A] Union Ministry of Power
[B] Union Ministry of Consumer Affairs and Food Distribution
[C] Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
[D] Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

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2. As per the Election Commission, youngsters attaining how many years can apply in advance for electoral cards?

[A] 15
[B] 16
[C] 17
[D] 18

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3. Which country has announced to launch a new joint international semiconductor research hub with Japan?

[A] USA
[B] Australia
[C] India
[D] Germany

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4. ‘The Crafts Village scheme’ is an initiative of which Union Ministry?

[A] Union Ministry of Culture
[B] Union Ministry of Textiles
[C] Union Ministry of Home Affairs
[D] Union Ministry of MSME

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5. ‘Chabahar Port’, which was seen in the news, is located in which country?

[A] Afghanistan
[B] Nepal
[C] Iran
[D] Kazakhstan

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6. Who is the head of the task force recently set up by the Centre to monitor monkey-pox situation in India?

[A] Amitabh Kant
[B] V K Paul
[C] Mansukh Mandaviya
[D] Bharati Pawar

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7. Jeremy Lalrinnunga, who won Gold medal in the Commonwealth Games, plays which sports?

[A] Boxing
[B] Wrestling
[C] Weight-Lifting
[D] Shooting

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8. When is the ‘Muslim Women’s Rights Day’ observed?

[A] July 31
[B] August 1
[C] August 3
[D] August 5

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9. Which state signed an MoU with NITI Aayog for enhancement of the learning outcome of students?

[A] Uttarakhand
[B] Arunachal Pradesh
[C] Assam
[D] West Bengal

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10. Competition Commission of India (CCI) has how many members, except the Chairperson?

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

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