Current Affairs Quiz – September, 2022
1. What is the rank of India in the ‘WIPO Global Innovation Index 2022? [A] 25[B] 40[C] 50[D] 75 Show Answer Correct Answer: B  Notes:According to the rankings released by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), India rose to 40th among 132 countries in the Global Innovation Index 2022. The jump of six places ..
1. Which state has been awarded ‘Ayushmann Utkrishta award 2022’? [A] Andhra Pradesh[B] Uttar Pradesh[C] Karnataka[D] Himachal Pradesh Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Uttar Pradesh] Notes:Uttar Pradesh has been awarded Ayushmann Utkrishta award 2022 for adding various health facilities to health facility register. It is the best performing state in the country with 28728 Health ..
1. What is the new target for reduction in particulate matter concentration in cities under National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) by 2026? [A] 25 %[B] 30 %[C] 40 %[D] 50 % Show Answer Correct Answer: C [40 %] Notes:Union Environment Ministry has set a new target of 40 percent reduction in particulate matter concentration in ..
1. IHCI is a Hypertension Control Initiative launched by which country? [A] USA[B] India[C] Indonesia[D] Bangladesh Show Answer Correct Answer: B [India] Notes:‘India Hypertension Control Initiative (IHCI)’ is a hypertension intervention under the National Health Mission of India. It is a collaborative initiative of Union Health Ministry, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), state governments ..
1. ‘Maya’, which was seen in the news, is the world’s first cloning of which animal? [A] Wild Arctic wolf[B] One-horned Rhino[C] Lion-tailed Macaque[D] Great Indian Bustard Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Wild Arctic wolf] Notes:A Beijing-based gene firm successfully cloned a wild Arctic wolf for the first time in the world. The wild Arctic ..
1. ‘District Disability Rehabilitation centre (DDRC)’ is an initiative of which Union Ministry? [A] Union Social Justice and Empowerment[B] Union Law and Justice[C] Union Science and Technology[D] Union Health and Family Welfare Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Union Social Justice and Empowerment] Notes:Union Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Dr. Virendra Kumar virtually inaugurated 9 model ..