Current Affairs Quiz - October, 2021

This page presents 50 questions from Current Affairs October, 2021 month in GKToday. These questions are part of GKToday’s Daily 20 MCQs  Current Affairs Series in GKToday Android App. Download Now.

1. “Seafarers: at the core of shipping’s future” is the theme of which day, celebrated on 30 September?

[A] World Seafarers Day
[B] World Maritime Day
[C] World Oceanography Day
[D] World Fishery Day

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2. Aapda Mitra Scheme, which was seen in the news recently, is implemented by which Union Ministry?

[A] Ministry of Defence
[B] Ministry of Home Affairs
[C] Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
[D] Ministry of MSME

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3. Which Union Ministry has launched the ‘Ease of Logistics’ portal?

[A] Ministry of MSME
[B] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[C] Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
[D] Ministry of Animal Husbandry and Dairying

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4. Fumio Kishida, who was seen in the news recently, is the next Prime Minsiter of which country?

[A] Japan
[B] North Korea
[C] Thailand
[D] Vietnam

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5. Which institution released the report titled ‘Transforming Food Systems for Rural Prosperity’?

[A] IFAD
[B] FAO
[C] NABARD
[D] NITI Aayog

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6. ‘Nata Sankirtana’ is a UNESCO-recognised Festival of Dance and Music held in which Indian state?

[A] Assam
[B] Manipur
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Punjab

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7. Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award is associated with which field?

[A] Sports
[B] Science
[C] Social Service
[D] Literature

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8. Which country, facing its worst inflation, introduced a new currency with six fewer zeros?

[A] Iran
[B] Venezuela
[C] Afghanistan
[D] Sri Lanka

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9. Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Limited has recently reverse merged with which debt-ridden company?

[A] Lakshmi Vilas Bank Ltd
[B] DHFL
[C] Kingfisher Airlines
[D] Yes Bank

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10. Which Indian state/UT has announced a 10-point “Winter action plan”?

[A] Delhi
[B] Bihar
[C] West Bengal
[D] Punjab

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