Current Affairs Quiz - October, 2021

1. 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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2. The Cabinet approved the continuation of the National Export Insurance Account (NEIA) scheme till which year?

[A] 2022-23
[B] 2023-24
[C] 2024-25
[D] 2025-26

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3. What is the new name of the national Mid-Day Meal Scheme?

[A] PM Mid-Day Meal
[B] PM Poshan
[C] PM Bhojan
[D] PM Aahar

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4. Which institution has developed the first alternative to corneal transplantation in India?

[A] AIIMS
[B] JIPMER
[C] IIT- Hyderabad
[D] NIT- Tiruchirappalli

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5. DigiSaksham programme, which was making news recently, was launched by which Union Ministry?

[A] Ministry of Labour and Employment
[B] Ministry of Finance
[C] Ministry if MSME
[D] Ministry of Electronics and IT

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6. AMRUT 2.0 and SBM-U 2.0, which were launched recently, com under which Union Ministry?

[A] Ministry of Agriculture
[B] Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
[C] Ministry of MSME
[D] Ministry of Home Affairs

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7. What per cent of India’s exports is contributed by MSMEs, approximately?

[A] 30
[B] 40
[C] 50
[D] 60

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8. When is the ‘National Voluntary Blood Donation Day’ observed?

[A] October 1
[B] October 2
[C] October 3
[D] October 4

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9. Where is the ‘Kilauea volcano’ located?

[A] South Africa
[B] Hawaii 
[C] Canada
[D] Madagascar

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10. “Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Award for National Integration and National Contribution” is awarded by which state?

[A] Maharashtra
[B] Odisha
[C] Assam
[D] Tamil Nadu

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