9th October 2018 Current Affairs Quiz

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9th October 2018 Current Affairs Quiz

1.In which district PM Modi unveiled a statue of Deenbandhu Sir Chhotu Ram?
1)Badhi
2)Rohtak
3)Rewari
4)Gurgaon

2.Which country has successfully test-fired Ghauri Ballistic Missile?
1)America
2)China
3)Afghanistan
4)Pakistan

3.The union government in consultation with the _______________ has decided to issue Sovereign Gold Bonds 2018-2019?
1)State Bank of India
2)Reserve Bank of India
3)Punjab National Bank
4)ICICI

4.What is the limit of National Housing Bank has decided to increase the Refinance Limit from the current year towards refinancing eligible institutions?
1)25,000 crore
2)20,00 crore
3)35,000 crore
4)30,000 crore

5.Who won India’s fourth gold at the Asian Para Games by topping the women’s club throw event in Jakarta?
1)Jayanti Behera
2)Ekta Bhyan
3)Anandan Gunasekaran
4)Monu Ghangas

6.Who become India’s first ever gold medalist in the history of Youth Olympic Games weightlifter?
1)Jeremy Lalrinnunga
2)Jitu Rai
3)Sathish Sivalingam
4)Sharath Kamal Achanta

7.Who become the new chairman of International Advertising Association?
1)RK Swany Hansa
2)Anupriya Acharya
3)Srinivasan Swamy
4)Atit Mehta

8.On which day World Post Day is being observed?
1)9th October
2)10th October
3)11th October
4)12th October

9.How many election commission established pink booths in Madhya Pradesh for the assembly election?
1)250
2)400
3)500
4)700

10.Who become the partner state at Goa International Film Festival 2018?
1)Rajasthan
2)Jharkhand
3)Chhattisgarh
4)Uttrakhand

11.India signs key agreements with which country?
1)China
2)Indonesia
3)Switzerland
4)Tajikistan

1.In which district PM Modi unveiled a statue of Deenbandhu Sir Chhotu Ram?

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a 64-Feet tall statue of Deenbandhu Sir Chhotu Ram (messiah of farmers) at Sampla in Rohtak district, Haryana. Prime Minister also visited the museum set up in memory of Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram which depicts and gives glimpses of his life.

2.Which country has successfully test-fired Ghauri Ballistic Missile?

Correct! Wrong!

Pakistan has successfully test-fired Ghauri ballistic missile capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear warheads up to a distance of 1,300 kilometres. The launch was conducted by Army Strategic Forces Command and was aimed at testing the operational and technical readiness.

3.The union government in consultation with the _______________ has decided to issue Sovereign Gold Bonds 2018-2019?

Correct! Wrong!

The union govt. in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to issue Sovereign Gold Bonds 2018-19. The Sovereign Gold Bonds will be issued every month from October 2018 to February 2019.

4.What is the limit of National Housing Bank which has decided to increase the Refinance Limit from the current year towards refinancing eligible institutions?

Correct! Wrong!

National Housing Bank (NHB) has decided to increase the Refinance Limit from Rs. 24,000 crore to Rs.30,000 crore for the Current Year (July 2018-June 2019) towards refinancing eligible institutions. Now, eligible Housing Finance Companies & Other entities will have increased availability of funds.

5.Who won India’s fourth gold at the Asian Para Games by topping the women’s club throw event in Jakarta?

Correct! Wrong!

Ekta Bhyan won India's fourth gold at the Asian Para Games by topping the women's club throw event in Jakarta. Bhyan produced her best throw of 16.02m in her fourth attempt to win the F32/51 event. Bhyan had come into the competition on the back of a gold in the Indian Open Para Athletics Championship earlier this year.

6.Who become India’s first ever gold medalist in the history of Youth Olympic Games weightlifter?

Correct! Wrong!

Weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga (15-year) has become India's first-ever gold medallist in the history of Youth Olympic Games (YOG). He achieved the feat by lifting a total weight of 274 kg in the men's 62 kg category at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

7.Who become the new chairman of International Advertising Association?

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Indian advertising veteran and RK Swamy Hansa Group chairman Srinivasan Swamy took over as the new chairman of the International Advertising Association (IAA). He is the first Indian to hold the prestigious seat at the 80-year old institution, which is considered the world's most influential network of marketing and communication leaders.

8.On which day World Post Day is being observed?

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World Post Day is celebrated each year on 9th October, the anniversary of the establishment of the Universal Postal Union in 1874 in the Swiss Capital, Bern.

9.How many election commission established pink booths in Madhya Pradesh for the assembly election?

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According to an official of election commission, the Madhya Pradesh election commission will establish 500 pink booths in the state for the assembly election. These polling booths will run by only women officers and workers.

10.Who become the partner state at Goa International Film Festival 2018?

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Jharkhand state has become the partner state at 2018 Goa International Film Festival to showcase its culture and favourable filmmaking incentives. This year Goa International Film Festival from 20th to 28th of November. It was also decided to organize Jharkhand Film Festival, under Indian Panorama, in two towns of Jharkhand in the first month of 2019.

11.India signs key agreements with which country?

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President Ram Nath Kovind had a meeting with his Tajikistan counterpart Mr. Emomali Rahmon in Dushanbe. On this occasion, both countries signed MoUs in various fields including political relations, strategic research, agriculture, renewable energy, traditional medicine, space technology, youth affairs, Culture and Disaster Management. The President held bilateral level talks his Tajikistan counterpart Emomali Rahmon. Indian grant of 20 million US dollars was announced for Tajikistan to finance development projects. Several other key bilateral pacts were also signed.

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