Reading daily news is a very important part of the aspirants who are preparing for the Government exam. Because now all the government-based competitive exams have a section on current affairs. Current Affairs means recent, daily life, day-to-day events, which are important nationally or internationally. Reading daily current affairs will help you in gaining more knowledge and you can know the news happening around you. Many candidates will not realize the importance of current affairs while preparing for all competitive exams.
The TIER I SSC CGL General Awareness comprises 50 questions for 50 marks covering the general awareness topic which include some static questions and current affairs questions. This section helps you score more marks and can increase your overall score. If you want to get a government job that has huge respect and a huge pay scale, then you have to read current affairs on daily basis and clear the competitive exams to get a job.
It’s time to pull up your socks and burn the midnight oil by practicing the SSC Current Affairs quiz daily.
Q1. Which of the following organization has approved a USD 32 million project to boost health services in Mizoram?
(a) Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
(b) New Development Bank
(c) International Monetary fund
(d) World bank
(e) Asian Development Bank
Q2. World Bank and AIIB have approved a loan of how much amount for canal-based drinking water projects in Punjab?
(a) USD 100 million
(b) USD 200 million
(c) USD 300 million
(d) USD 400 million
(e) USD 500 million
Q3. Name the deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India who retired recently.
(a) B P Kanungo
(b) Michael D Patra
(c) M K Jain
(d) Rajeshwar Rao
(e) Both a & b
Q4. Every year in India National Maritime Day is observed on _____________.
(a) 4 April
(b) 2 April
(c) 6 April
(d) 3 April
(e) 5 April
Q5. Where will the 2023 AIBA Men’s World Boxing Championships be hosted?
(a) New Delhi, India
(b) Tashkent, Uzbekistan
(c) Belgrade, Serbia
(d) Kielce, Poland
(e) Moscow, Russia
Q6. The 100-day long drive, “Sankalp Se Siddhi”- Village and Digital Connect Drive was launched recently by which of the following ministries?
(a) Ministry of Panchayati Raj
(b) Ministry of Corporate Affairs
(c) Ministry of Finance
(d) Ministry of Tribal Affairs
(e) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Q7. Who among the following has won the 2020 ACM Turing Award?
(a) Alfred V. Aho
(b) Geoffrey Hinton
(c) John L. Hennessy
(d) Judea Pearl
(e) Ronald Rivest
Q8. Who has been selected for the 30th GD Birla Award for Scientific Research?
(a) Rajesh Gopakumar
(b) Umesh Vasudeo Waghmare
(c) Sanjay Mittal
(d) Sanjeev Galande
(e) Suman Chakraborty
Q9. United Nations celebrates the _________ every year as the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.
(a) 4th April
(b) 5th April
(c) 6th April
(d) 3rd April
(e) 2nd April
Q10. Malayalam screenwriter, filmmaker, dramatist and actor, ______ has passed away recently.
(a) Adoor Gopalakrishnan
(d) P. Balachandran
(e) Shaji N. Karun
Sol. The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved a USD 32 million project to improve management capacity and quality of health services in Mizoram.
Sol. The World Bank and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) have approved loan for USD 300 million (about Rs 2,190 crore) canal-based drinking water projects in Punjab. The project is aimed at ensuring quality drinking water and minimise water losses for Amritsar and Ludhiana
Sol. BP Kanungo has stepped down from the post of the deputy governor of Reserve Bank of India after his term ended on 2 April, cutting short all expectations of an extension of his tenure.
Sol. On 5th April every year in India National Maritime day is observed because on this date in 1919 navigation history was created SS Loyalty, the first ship of The Scindia Steam Navigation Company Ltd journeyed to the United Kingdom. It was a red-letter day in the account of Indian navigation.
Sol. President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Umar Kremlev during his visit to Uzbekistan officially announced that AIBA Men’s World Boxing Championships will take place in Tashkent in 2023.
Sol. TRIFED under Min of Tribal Affairs launched Sankalp Se Siddhi – Village & Digital Connect Drive. It is a 100-day drive which was started on the 1st of April. The drive entails 150 teams visiting 10 villages each of which 10 in each region from TRIFED & State Implementation Agencies, visiting 10 villages each.
Sol. Lawrence Gussman Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, Alfred V. Aho has won the 2020 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) A.M. Turing Award, known informally as the “Nobel Prize of computing.”
Sol. Professor Suman Chakraborty has been selected for the 30th GD Birla Award for Scientific Research for his outstanding contribution to engineering science and its applications in developing technologies for affordable healthcare.
Sol. United Nations celebrates the 6th of April every year as the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.
Sol. Malayalam screenwriter, filmmaker, dramatist and actor, P. Balachandran has passed away. He is best known for the play Paavam Usman for which he won the Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award and Kerala Professional Nataka Award in the year 1989.
In the last month i.e. in May daily we will provide you with a test of the previous years’ question papers, this will increase your confidence of solving the real exam and will make you familiar with the real-time exam.
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