Daily GK & Current Affairs Quiz– 21st July 2019
Daily GK & Current Affairs Quiz– 21st July 2019

GK & Current Affairs Questions – July 2019

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Daily Current Affairs Questions  – 21st July 2019

1. India and China will be carrying out a major military exercise called ‘Hand-in-Hand’ in ___________.

A. Tripura
B. Meghalaya
C. Punjab
D. Haryana
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – B. Meghalaya

Explanation: The exercise will take place at Umroi (Meghalaya). The exercise was previously held in December last year at Chengdu, China. It is worth noting that the exercise didn’t take place in 2017 due to Doklam standoff.It will help facilitate better decision-making in healthcare supply chains.

2. Who has been appointed as the chairperson of the Inland Waterways Authority of India?

A. Ashok Mehta
B. Ira Singhal
C. Amita Prasad
D. Rakesh Suneja
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – C. Amita Prasad

Explanation: For development and regulation of inland waterways for shipping and navigation, IWAI came into existence in October 1986. The head office of the Authority is at Noida.

3. ___________ has pulled out of a key project for development of new state capital Amaravati for which it had committed $300 million.

C. World Bank
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – C. World Bank

Explanation: The status of Amaravati Sustainable Infrastructure and Institutional Development Project is being shown as ‘dropped’ on the World Bank website. It must be mentioned here that the total project cost was $715 million.

4. Controversial Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen’s residence permit has been extended for ________ by the Union Home Ministry.

A. 1 year
B. 2 years
C. 5 years
D. 10 years
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – A. 1 year

Explanation: In 1994, Nasreen had to leave Bangladesh in the wake of death threat for her alleged anti-Islamic views. Ms. Nasreen had also applied for permanent residency in India but no decision has been taken on it.

5. Who was recently elected as the new General Secretary of the Communist Party of India (CPI)?

A. K Joshi
B. D Raja
C. Sudhakar Reddy
D. Renu Mishra
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – B. D Raja

Explanation: Raja is a sitting Member of the Rajya Sabha. It is worth noting that the CPI National Council is the party’s highest decision-making body, which unanimously approved the appointment.

6. NGT has asked the Delhi government to deposit Rs ________ with the CPCB for its failure to curb the problem of pollution in the city.

A. 10 crore
B. 25 crore
C. 40 crore
D. 100 crore
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – B. 25 crore

Explanation: The order has been passed by the bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel. NGT had directed the Delhi chief secretary to co-ordinate with the municipal authorities concerned.

7. ________ has opened its 4,600-year-old “bent” pyramid to visitors, who can travel deep inside its tunnels to visit the chambers inside.

A. Syria
B. Egypt
C. Israel
D. Afghanistan
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – B. Egypt

Explanation: The pyramid looks different to Egypt’s most famous pyramids, which have straight sides. It is considered to be an important milestone in pyramid construction. According to the reports, the tourism sector accounted for nearly 12% of Egypt’s GDP in 2018.