Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2017

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1. The Gangotri National Park (GNP) is located in which state?

[A] Chhattisgarh
[B] Bihar
[C] Uttrakhand
[D] West Bengal

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2. Veer Dev Gulia, who has won bronze at the Junior World Wrestling Championships, is related to which freestyle category?

[A] 45kg category
[B] 105kg category
[C] 74kg category
[D] 60kg category

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3. Which Indian sportsperson has been honored with the East Bengal football club’s highest honour “Bharat Gaurav”?

[A] Syed Naeemuddin
[B] Boddupalli Amit
[C] Dhanraj Pillay
[D] Subhash Bhowmick

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4. Which Indian has become the Asia’s second richest man, according to latest Bloomberg Billionaires Index (BBI)?

[A] Lakshmi Mittal
[B] Mukesh Ambani
[C] Pallonji Mistry
[D] Kalanithi Maran

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5. The Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary (PWS) is located in which state?

[A] Rajasthan
[B] Karnataka
[C] Kerala
[D] Assam

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6. Who is the newly elected Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea?

[A] Salamo Injia
[B] Don Polye
[C] Peter O’Neill
[D] Nick Kuman

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7. The 2nd Agri UDAAN, food & agribusiness accelerator program has launched from which city?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Lucknow
[C] Bhopal
[D] Jaipur

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8. Which state government has launched Aadhaar-authenticated Direct Benefit Transfer portal “MahaDBT”?

[A] Kerala
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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9. Who has been appointed as the new CMD of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)?

[A] Manoj Mittal
[B] Mohammad Mustafa
[C] Ajay Kumar Kapur
[D] Kiran Sharma

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10. Which city hosted the 2017 meeting of BRICS Trade Ministers?

[A] Shanghai
[B] Brasília
[C] Cape Town
[D] Moscow

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