Current Affairs Quiz 28th October 2021 : Daily GK Update Quiz

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Q.1. Which state became India’s 1st state to pass its own Wildlife Action Plan 2021-30?

कौन सा राज्य अपनी वन्यजीव कार्य योजना 2021-30 पारित करने वाला भारत का पहला राज्य बन गया?

(a) West Bengal / पश्चिम बंगाल

(b) Jharkhand / झारखंड

(c) Maharashtra / महाराष्ट्र

(d) Chhattisgarh / छत्तीसगढ़

(e) Assam / असम

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(c)

Exp. Maharashtra became India’s 1st state to pass its own Wildlife Action Plan 2021-30

During the 17th meeting of the State Board for Wildlife (SBWL), the government of Maharashtra approved its own Wildlife Action Plan (2021-2030), which will be implemented over the next 10 years.

Maharashtra became India’s first state to pass its own Wildlife Action Plan.

The board has also approved the extension of the boundary of Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve, in the Chandrapur district of the Vidarbha region, by around 79 sq km.

Q.2. India’s first Radio over Internet Protocol system for Major Ports has been launched in which city?

प्रमुख बंदरगाहों के लिए भारत का पहला रेडियो ओवर इंटरनेट प्रोटोकॉल सिस्टम किस शहर में शुरू किया गया है?

(a) Kolkata / कोलकाता

(b) Chennai / चेन्नई

(c) Mumbai / मुंबई

(d) Visakhapatnam / विशाखापत्तनम

(e) Cochin / कोचीन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(a)

Exp. India’s first Radio over Internet Protocol system for Major Ports launched in Kolkata

Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port (SPM) in Kolkata has become the first Major Indian Port to get new long-range marine communication technology called as Radio Over Internet Protocol (ROIP) system.

It is a long-range marine communication solution to aid specially during storms and inclement weather.

Using the ROIP mode of communication, the vessels at Sandheads can be directly communicated via Radio, from Kolkata.

It will cover the entire Hugli River Estuary from Kolkata to Sandheads, and will have 4 base stations: Kolkata, Hugli point, Haldia and Sagar Pilot Station.

Q.3. Supreme Court has appointed a three-member committee to look into allegations of unauthorized surveillance using Pegasus. Who is the head of this committee?

सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने पेगासस का उपयोग करके अनधिकृत निगरानी के आरोपों को देखने के लिए तीन सदस्यीय समिति नियुक्त की है। इस समिति का प्रमुख कौन है?

(a) R V Raveendran / आर वी रवींद्रन

(b) Kaushik Basu / कौशिक बसु

(c) Tahmima Anam / तहमीमा अनाम

(d) Ramesh Babu / रमेश बाबू

(e) C K Garyali / सी के गैरयाली

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(a)

Exp. SC set up a committee to Probe unauthorized surveillance using Pegasus in India; headed by R V Raveendran

Supreme Court has appointed three-member committee to look into allegations of unauthorized surveillance using Pegasus, a spyware developed by Israeli firm NSO Group.

It will be headed by retired judge Justice R V Raveendran.

Justice Raveendran was part of the R M Lodha Committee appointed by the SC in 2015 to reform the BCCI.

Committee members: Naveen Kumar Chaudhary, Prabaharan P, Ashwin Anil Gumaste.

Q.4. Name the app launched by the Election Commission of India (ECI) for the digital mapping of all polling stations by using its longitude and latitude.

भारत के चुनाव आयोग (ECI) द्वारा सभी मतदान केंद्रों के देशांतर और अक्षांश का उपयोग करके डिजिटल मैपिंग के लिए लॉन्च किए गए ऐप का नाम बताएं।

(a) Pragati / प्रगति

(b) Amrit Vahini / अमृत वाहिनी

(c) Ananda / आनंद

(d) Mitra / मित्र

(e) Garuda / गरुड़

Answer & Explanation
Ans.4.(e)

Exp. ECI launched ‘Garuda App’ for Digital Mapping of Polling Booths

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has launched the ‘Garuda App’ for the digital mapping of all polling stations by using its longitude and latitude.

The longitude and latitude of the polling stations along with photos and location information will be uploaded in the app by Booth Level Officers (BLOs) (using their registered mobile numbers).

Aim: To ensure faster, smarter, transparent, and timely completion of election work and also to reduce the paperwork.

Q.5. MeitY Startup Hub has partnered with which of the following company to launch ‘Appscale Academy’ Programme?

MeitY स्टार्टअप हब ने ‘Appscale Academy’ कार्यक्रम शुरू करने के लिए निम्नलिखित में से किस कंपनी के साथ भागीदारी की है?

(a) IBM / आईबीएम

(b) Microsoft / माइक्रोसॉफ्ट

(c) Google / गूगल

(d) Infosys / इन्फोसिस

(e) Intel / इंटेल

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(c)

Exp. MeitY Startup Hub and Google partnered to launch ‘Appscale Academy’ Programme

MeitY Startup Hub, an initiative of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), and Google partnered to launch ‘Appscale Academy’, a growth and development programme, to train early to mid-stage startups across India.

The programme focuses on the emerging startup ecosystem in Tier II and Tier III cities of India to provide them with the help needed to build scalable app solutions.

The Appscale Academy will focus on supporting local startups to build and scale a variety of world-class applications across industries such as gaming, healthcare, fintech, edtech, social impact etc.

Q.6. According to the report ‘Five years on: Global climate tech investment trends since the Paris Agreement’, what was the rank of India in the list of top 10 countries for climate technology investment from 2016 to 2021?

रिपोर्ट पांच साल: पेरिस समझौते के बाद से वैश्विक जलवायु तकनीक निवेश के रुझानके अनुसार, 2016 से 2021 तक जलवायु प्रौद्योगिकी निवेश के लिए शीर्ष 10 देशों की सूची में भारत का स्थान क्या था?

(a) 5th / 5 वाँ

(b) 6th / 6 ठा

(c) 7th / 7 वाँ

(d) 8th / 8 वाँ

(e) 9th / 9 वाँ

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(e)

Exp. “Global Climate Tech Investment trend” report: India ranked 9th, US topped

In accordance with the report ‘Five years on: Global climate tech investment trends since the Paris Agreement’ by London & Partners, and Dealroom. Co, India ranked 9th in the list of top 10 countries for climate technology investment from 2016 to 2021.

Indian climate tech firms received USD 1 billion in venture capital (VC) funding in this period.

The report analyzed the trends in the climate sector since the 2016 United Nations Conference of Parties (COP) in Paris, France.

The list has been topped by the United States (US) with USD 48 billion which is followed by China USD 18.6 billion investment.

Q.7. Which country topped list of top 10 countries for climate technology investment from 2016 to 2021, according to the report ‘Five years on: Global climate tech investment trends since the Paris Agreement’?

पांच साल: पेरिस समझौते के बाद से वैश्विक जलवायु तकनीक निवेश रुझानरिपोर्ट के अनुसार, 2016 से 2021 तक जलवायु प्रौद्योगिकी निवेश के लिए शीर्ष 10 देशों की सूची में कौन सा देश शीर्ष पर है?

(a) United Kingdom / यूनाइटेड किंगडम

(b) Switzerland / स्विट्जरलैंड

(c) United States / संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका

(d) Australia / ऑस्ट्रेलिया

(e) Brazil / ब्राज़ील

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(c)

Exp. “Global Climate Tech Investment trend” report: India ranked 9th, US topped

In accordance with the report ‘Five years on: Global climate tech investment trends since the Paris Agreement’ by London & Partners, and Dealroom. Co, India ranked 9th in the list of top 10 countries for climate technology investment from 2016 to 2021.

Indian climate tech firms received USD 1 billion in venture capital (VC) funding in this period.

The report analyzed the trends in the climate sector since the 2016 United Nations Conference of Parties (COP) in Paris, France.

The list has been topped by the United States (US) with USD 48 billion which is followed by China USD 18.6 billion investment.

Q.8. Google Pay has tied up with which General Insurance company to offer Health Insurance?

Google पे ने स्वास्थ्य बीमा की पेशकश करने के लिए किस सामान्य बीमा कंपनी के साथ करार किया है?

(a) SBI General Insurance Company / SBI जनरल इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

(b) Oriental Insurance Company / ओरिएंटल इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

(c) Religare Insurance Company / रेलिगेयर इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

(d) Bharti AXA General Insurance / भारती एक्सा जनरल इंश्योरेंस

(e) Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company / बजाज आलियांज जनरल इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(a)

Exp. Google Pay tied up with SBI General Insurance to offer Health Insurance

SBI General Insurance made a technological partnership with Google Pay to enable the users to buy SBI General’s health insurance on the Google Pay app.

This collaboration marks Google Pay’s 1st partnership with an insurer in India to offer health insurance.

The users were enabled to buy both individual and family plans under SBI General’s Arogya Sanjeevani policy through Google Pay Spot.

Q.9. Which company has acquired Lodestone & We Make Websites Limited (WMW) to enhance its Digital Portfolio?

किस कंपनी ने अपने डिजिटल पोर्टफोलियो को बढ़ाने के लिए लॉडस्टोन और वी मेक वेबसाइट्स लिमिटेड (WMW)” का अधिग्रहण किया है?

(a) Infosys / इंफोसिस

(b) Accenture / एक्सेंचर

(c) Tata Consultancy Services / टाटा कंसल्टेंसी सर्विसेज

(d) Tech Mahindra / टेक महिंद्रा

(e) Wipro / विप्रो

Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(d)

Exp. Tech Mahindra acquired Lodestone & WMW to enhance its Digital Portfolio

Tech Mahindra Limited has acquired United States (US) based Infostar LLC, which is doing business as Lodestone for 105 million USD (Rs 788 crores) and We Make Websites Limited (WMW), based in London for 9.4 million pounds (Rs 97 crores) to strengthen its digital portfolio.

The acquisition of Lodestone and WMW by Tech Mahindra will enhance its digital engineering capabilities to effectively utilize data strategy and address machine learning challenges.

Q.10. Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of Chennai Port Trust?

चेन्नई पोर्ट ट्रस्ट के अध्यक्ष के रूप में किसे नियुक्त किया गया है?

(a) M Venugopal / एम वेणुगोपाल

(b) Vartika Shukla / वर्तिका शुक्ला

(c) Pawan Kumar Goenka / पवन कुमार गोयनका

(d) Sunil Paliwal / सुनील पालीवाल

(e) Rekha Sharma / रेखा शर्मा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.10.(d)

Exp. Sunil Paliwal appointed as Chairperson of Chennai Port Trust

Sunil Paliwal (1993 batch Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer) has assumed charge as the Chairperson of Chennai Port Trust.

He is currently serving as Chairman and Managing Director, Kamarajar Port Ltd.

He had also worked as the MD of Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board.

Q.11. Which of the following company has been awarded the ‘Outstanding Renewable Energy User’ at India Green Energy Award 2020?

निम्नलिखित में से किस कंपनी को इंडिया ग्रीन एनर्जी अवार्ड 2020 में उत्कृष्ट अक्षय ऊर्जा उपयोगकर्तासे सम्मानित किया गया है?

(a) Hero MotoCorp / हीरो मोटोकॉर्प

(b) Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India / होंडा मोटरसाइकिल एंड स्कूटर इंडिया

(c) Bajaj Auto / बजाज ऑटो

(d) India Yamaha Motor / भारत यामाहा मोटर

(e) TVS Motor Company / टीवीएस मोटर कंपनी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.11.(e)

Exp. TVS Motor Company has been awarded India Green Energy Award 2020

TVS Motor Company has been awarded the ‘Outstanding Renewable Energy User’ at the third Edition of India Green Energy Award 2020 by the Indian Federation of Green Energy (IFGE).

The award was presented by Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari.

IFGE has recognized the efforts of TVS Motor in researching and implementing the use of alternative power sources in the renewable energy domain while ensuring their longevity and stability.

Q.12. Ryan ten Doeschate retired from International Cricket. He was associated with which cricket team?

रयान टेन डोशेट ने अंतरराष्ट्रीय क्रिकेट से संन्यास ले लिया। वह किस क्रिकेट टीम से जुड़े थे?

(a) Scotland / स्कॉटलैंड

(b) Ireland / आयरलैंड

(c) England / इंग्लैंड

(d) Netherlands / नेदरलैंड्स

(e) Australia / ऑस्ट्रेलिया

Answer & Explanation
Ans.12.(d)

Exp. Netherlands All-Rounder Ryan ten Doeschate retired from International Cricket

Ryan ten Doeschate, 41-year-old Cricket all-rounder from the Netherlands, announced retirement from International Cricket after Netherland failed to qualify for the Super 12 stage of the International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 World Cup.

During the qualifiers, Netherland lost to Namibia and failed to enter the Super 12 stage, which was his last international match.

Ryan ten Doeschate has scored 2074 runs from 57 international Test matches, 1541 runs from 33 One Day Internationals & 533 runs from 24 T20 internationals, since his debut in 2006.

Q.13. Who has authored the book ‘AIIMS Mein Ek Jang Ladte Hue’?

एम्स में एक जंग लडते हुएपुस्तक किसने लिखी है?

(a) Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank / रमेश पोखरियाल निशंक

(b) Harsh Vardhan / हर्ष वर्धन

(c) Kiren Rijiju / किरेन रिजिजू

(d) Narendra Modi / नरेंद्र मोदी

(e) Jitendra Singh / जीतेन्द्र सिंह

Answer & Explanation
Ans.13.(a)

Exp. Former Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal gifted his book ‘AIIMS Mein Ek Jang Ladte Hue’ to PM Modi

The former Union Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ gifted a copy of his book titled ‘AIIMS Mein Ek Jang Ladte Hue’ to Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi in Delhi.

The book was written by Pokhriyal while he was battling COVID-19 at AIIMS in Delhi. The book was published by Prabhat Prakashan Pvt. Ltd.

Q.14. India successfully test-fired surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-5. What is the range of the Agni-V missile?

भारत ने सतह से सतह पर मार करने वाली बैलिस्टिक मिसाइल अग्नि5 का सफल परीक्षण किया। अग्निV मिसाइल की सीमा क्या है?

(a) 4,000 Km / 4,000 किमी

(b) 5,000 Km / 5,000 किमी

(c) 5,500 Km / 5,500 किमी

(d) 6,000 Km / 6,000 किमी

(e) 6,500 Km / 6,500 किमी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.14.(b)

Exp. India successfully test-fired surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-5

India successfully test-fired surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-5 from APJ Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha. The indigenously-developed surface-to-surface missile, which uses 3-stage solid-fuelled engine, is capable of striking targets at ranges up to 5,000 km with very high degree of accuracy.

It is developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation. It is about 17-metre long, 2-metre wide and has launch weight of around 50 tonnes. The missile can carry a nuclear warhead of more than one tonne.

India has at present in its armoury of Agni series, Agni-1 with 700 km range, Agni-2 with 2,000 km range, Agni-3 and Agni-4 with with 2,500 km to more than 3500 km range.

Q.15. What was the theme for Vigilance Awareness Week 2021, observed from 26 October – 1 November?

26 अक्टूबर 1 नवंबर तक मनाए गए सतर्कता जागरूकता सप्ताह 2021 का विषय क्या था?

(a) My Vision Corruption Free India

(b) #UnitedAgainstCorruption

(c) Vigilant India, Prosperous India

(d) Preventive Vigilance as a tool of Good Governance

(e) Independent India @75: Self Reliance with Integrity

Answer & Explanation
Ans.15.(e)

Exp. 26 October – 1 November:  Vigilance Awareness Week 2021

Vigilance Awareness Week (VAW) is annually observed across India during the week which marks the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, which falls on 31st October.

The Central Vigilance Commission has decided to observe the Vigilance Awareness Week (VAW) 2021 from 26th October 2021 to 1st November 2021 to promote integrity, transparency and accountability amongst public servants and create awareness about the existence, causes and gravity of corruption.

Theme 2021: “Independent India @75: Self Reliance with Integrity”.

Q.16. International Animation Day is observed globally on _______________ every year.

अंतर्राष्ट्रीय एनिमेशन दिवस हर साल विश्व स्तर पर _______________ को मनाया जाता है।

(a) 25 October / 25 अक्टूबर

(b) 26 October / 26 अक्टूबर

(c) 27 October / 27 अक्टूबर

(d) 28 October / 28 अक्टूबर

(e) 29 October / 29 अक्टूबर

Answer & Explanation
Ans.16.(d)

Exp. 28 October: International Animation Day

International Animation Day (IAD) is celebrated on October 28 every year. This year marks the 20th International Animation Day.

It is an international observance proclaimed in 2002 by the International Animated Film Association (ASIFA) an International Animated Film Association, a member of UNESCO, as the main global event to celebrate the art of animation.

IAD was created honouring the birth of animation, recognized as the first public performance of projected moving images: Emile Reynaud’s Theatre Optique in Paris, on the 28th October 1892.

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