Current Affairs Quiz - January, 2021

21. Which Indian organisation is to raise Rs 1 lakh crore through asset monetisation?

[A] PFC
[B] NHAI
[C] Power Grid
[D] NHPC

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22. ‘Bhraman Sarathi’ buses were recently launched by which Indian state/UT?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Gujarat
[C] Assam
[D] Bihar

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23. A new species of which insect has been recently named after Siruvani, an ecological hotspot in the Western Ghats?

[A] Fruit Fly
[B] Spider
[C] Honey Bee
[D] Beetle

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24. Which is the second Indian company to reach the market capitalisation of Rs 12 lakh crore?

[A] RIL
[B] HDFC
[C] TCS
[D] ICICI

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25. ‘Prarambh’, which was making news recently, is a summit related to which scheme?

[A] Khelo India
[B] Start-Up India
[C] Ayushman Bharat
[D] PM Awas Yojana

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26. What is the rank of India in the ‘Digital Evolution Scorecard’, prepared jointly by Mastercard?

[A] Second
[B] Fourth
[C] Sixth
[D] Eighth

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27. Siruvani hills, which has been identified as a butterfly super-hotspot, is located in which state?

[A] Kerala
[B] Karnataka
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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28. Which organisation is to adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Labs across the country, to promote ‘STEM’ Education?

[A] DRDO
[B] ISRO
[C] BARC
[D] Indian Air Force

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29. What per cent of the total geographic area of India is occupied by the Protected Areas?

[A] 2.5%
[B] 5%
[C] 7.5%
[D] 10%

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30. Which scheme of the Union Agriculture Ministry has recently crossed the 5 year mark?

[A] PM KISAN
[B] PMFBY
[C] PMSBY
[D] PMJJBY

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