​Current Affairs Quiz: 18 March 2017

​Current Affairs Quiz: 18 March 2017
1. Who was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand?

a) Trivendra Singh Rawat

b) Harish Rawat

c) Satpal Maharaj

d) Prakash Pant
2. B P Kanungo was recently appointed as the Deputy Governor in Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for three years. He will replace ____?

a) V Acharya

b) S S Mundra

c) R Gandhi

d) Harun R Khan
3. The Union Government in recent past revised the Mode of Moderation and Memorandum of Understanding to establish the Border Haats with this country.

a) Myanmar

b) Nepal

c) Bangladesh

d) Sri Lanka
4. G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting was hosted by

a) Germany

b) India

c) Saudi Arabia

d) Australia
5. This State Government launched the Adarsh Gram Yojana for Rural Poor recently.

a) Assam

b) Arunachal Pradesh

c) Tripura

d) Manipur
6. Amit Agarwal was appointed as the senior vice president of this multinational company.

a) Amazon.com

b) Dell

c) Walmart

d) IBM
7. This State government approved the Housing Guarantee Bill, 2017 to assure housing for each and every citizen in the State.

a) Karnataka

b) Rajasthan

c) Bihar

d) Madhya Pradesh
8. UN’s meeting on Strengthening Railway Transport Connectivity in South and South-West Asia concluded in

a) Dhaka

b) Karachi

c) Colombo

d) New Delhi
9. This Indian city hosted the WHO Regional Health Ministers’ Meeting on TB recently.

a) Mumbai

b) New Delhi

c) Chennai

d) Hyderabad
10. Which Union Ministry successfully celebrated Swachhta Pakhwada?

a) Human Resources Development

b) Women and Child Development

c) Commerce and Industry

d) Health and Family Welfare
11. Who among the following was designated as the leader of the Uttar Pradesh BJP State Legislature Party?

a) Keshav Prasad Maurya

b) Manoj Sinha

c) Yogi Adityanath

d) Om Mathur
12. The Union Government unveiled the revised Building Code 2017 to meet the vision of – “Housing For All” by

a) 2020

b) 2021

c) 2022

d) 2023
13. The 3-day long India’s largest Engineering Sourcing Show opened in

a) Chennai

b) Kolkata

c) Mumbai

d) Pune
14. Which party won the highest number of seats in the recently concluded elections to the House of Representatives of the Netherlands?

a) Party for Freedom

b) People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy

c) Christian Democratic Appeal

d) Democrats 66
15. The SRCC Global Millennium Summit 2017 was inaugurated in

a) Dubai

b) London

c) New York

d) Berlin
1. (a) Trivendra Singh Rawat

2. (c) R Gandhi

3. (c) Bangladesh

4. (a) Germany

5. (b) Arunachal Pradesh

6. (a) Amazon

7. (d) Madhya Pradesh

8. (d) New Delhi

9. (b) New Delhi

10. (b) Women and Child Development

11. (c) Yogi Adityanath

12. (c) 2022

13. (a) Chennai

14. (b) People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy

15. (a) Dubai