Current Affairs Quiz 3rd September 2021 : Daily GK Update Quiz

Daily Current Affairs 3rd September 2021 Quiz:

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Q.1. Rajiv Gandhi national park’s name has been changed to Orang national park. Orang national park is located in which state?

राजीव गांधी राष्ट्रीय उद्यान का नाम बदलकर ओरंग राष्ट्रीय उद्यान कर दिया गया है। ओरंग राष्ट्रीय उद्यान किस राज्य में स्थित है?

(a) Haryana / हरियाणा

(b) Rajasthan / राजस्थान

(c) Goa / गोवा

(d) Assam / असम

(e) Andhra Pradesh / आंध्र प्रदेश

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The Assam cabinet has decided to remove the name of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi from the Orang National Park. Since the name Orang is associated with the sentiments of the Adivasi and tea-tribe community, the cabinet has decided to rename the Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park as Orang National Park.

Located on the North Bank of Brahmaputra, Orang National Park spread over 78.80 sq km is the oldest forest reserve in the state.

Q.2. Which Life insurance company is going to acquire Exide Life Insurance for ₹6,687 crore?

कौन सी जीवन बीमा कंपनी ₹6,687 करोड़ में एक्साइड लाइफ़ इंश्योरेंस का अधिग्रहण करने जा रही है?

(a) SBI Life Insurance / SBI लाइफ इंश्योरेंस

(b) Life Insurance Corporation of India / भारतीय जीवन बीमा निगम

(c) ICICI Prudential Life insurance / आईसीआईसीआई प्रूडेंशियल लाइफ इंश्योरेंस

(d) HDFC Life Insurance / HDFC लाइफ इंश्योरेंस

(e) Religare Health Insurance / रेलिगेयर हेल्थ इंश्योरेंस

Answer & Explanation

Exp. HDFC Life to acquire Exide Life Insurance for ₹6,687 crore

India’s largest private insurer HDFC Life Insurance on 3rd Sept announced that its board has approved acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Exide Life Insurance Company for a total consideration of ₹6,687 crore.

The process for merger of Exide Life, a unit of battery maker Exide Industries, into HDFC Life will be initiated on completion of the acquisition.

Q.3. Which Bank has tied up with BharatPe for the point of sale (PoS) business of BharatPe named BharatSwipe?

BharatSwipe नाम के BharatPe के पॉइंट ऑफ़ सेल (PoS) व्यवसाय के लिए किस बैंक ने BharatPe के साथ समझौता किया है?

(a) DBS Bank / डीबीएस बैंक

(b) IDFC First Bank / आईडीएफसी फर्स्ट बैंक

(c) HDFC Bank / एचडीएफसी बैंक

(d) ICICI Bank / आईसीआईसीआई बैंक

(e) Axis Bank / एक्सिस बैंक

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Axis Bank has partnered with BharatPe for the point of sale (PoS) business of BharatPe named BharatSwipe.

Under the partnership, Axis Bank will be the acquiring bank for BharatSwipe and will provide acceptance of credit and debit cards for merchants associated with BharatPe. The partnership will help BharatPe to expand its merchant acquiring business in India.

Q.4. Who among the following has become the first Indian Woman to win 2 medals at single Paralympics, by winning bronze in women’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions (SH1) event?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन महिलाओं की 50 मीटर राइफल 3 पोजीशन (SH1) स्पर्धा में कांस्य जीतकर एक ही पैरालिंपिक में 2 पदक जीतने वाली पहली भारतीय महिला बन गई है?

(a) Palak Kohli / पलक कोहली

(b) Sonalben Madhubhai Patel / सोनलबेन मधुभाई पटेल

(c) Avani Lekhara / अवनि लेखरा

(d) Jyoti Balyan / ज्योति बाल्यान

(e) Bhavinaben Patel / भाविनाबेन पटेल

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Shooter Avani Lekhara Wins Bronze, First Indian Woman To Win 2 Medals At Single Paralympics

India’s Avani Lekhara clinched her second medal at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics by winning the bronze in women’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions (SH1) event on 3rd Sept.

The 19-year-old, who had become the first Indian woman to win gold at the Paralympics by finishing top of the podium in the women’s 10m Air Rifle Standing (SH1) event, made more history on 3rd Sept with a third-place finish in the 50m Rifle 3 Positions event. She became the first Indian woman to win two medals at a single edition of the Paralympics.

Q.5. Praveen Kumar has clinched silver in Paralympics 2020. He is related to which sport?

प्रवीण कुमार ने पैरालिंपिक 2020 में रजत पदक जीता है। वह किस खेल से संबंधित हैं?

(a) Hammer Throw / हैमर थ्रो

(b) High Jump / ऊंची कूद

(c) Archery / तीरंदाजी

(d) Equestrian / घुड़सवारी

(e) Shot Put / शॉट पुट

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Praveen Kumar clinches silver in men’s T64 high jump in Paralympics

India’s Praveen Kumar clinched the silver medal in the men’s high jump T64 event of the Paralympics, taking the country’s haul to 11 in the ongoing Games here.

The 18-year-old Kumar, competing in his debut Paralympics, set a new Asian record with a 2.07m jump to finish behind Great Britain’s Jonathan Broom-Edwards, who notched up his season’s best of 2.10m for the gold.

Q.6. On which date every year Skyscraper Day is observed?

हर साल किस तारीख को गगनचुंबी इमारत दिवस मनाया जाता है?

(a) 1 September / 1 सितंबर

(b) 2 September / 2 सितंबर

(c) 3 September / 3 सितंबर

(d) 4 September / 4 सितंबर

(e) 5 September / 5 सितंबर

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Skyscraper Day comes on September 3 of every year. The architecture of tall buildings has become so commonplace in cities around the globe that the general public gives little thought to the visionaries responsible for building a town’s unique skyline.

Skyscraper day provides the opportunity to learn more about the architects who commit a dream to paper and the construction crews that make it a reality.

We’re talking skyscrapers today because September 3 was chosen as a World Skyscraper day to commemorate the birthday of architect Louis H. Sullivan, the man who was called “father of skyscrapers”.

Q.7. Indian Army contingent will participate in Exercise ZAPAD 2021. ZAPAD is an exercise of which of the following country?

भारतीय सेना की टुकड़ी अभ्यास ZAPAD 2021 में भाग लेगी। ZAPAD निम्नलिखित में से किस देश का एक अभ्यास है?

(a) Russia / रूस

(b) Japan / जापान

(c) China / चीन

(d) USA / यू.एस.ए.

(e) Germany / जर्मनी

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Indian Army will participate in Exercise ZAPAD 2021, a Multi Nation exercise being held at Nizhniy in Russia from 3-16 September. ZAPAD 2021 is one of the theatre level exercises of the Russian Armed Forces and will focus primarily on operations against terrorists.

Over a dozen countries from the Eurasian and South Asian Regions will participate in this signature event. The exercise aims to enhance military and strategic ties amongst the participating nations while they plan and execute this exercise.

Q.8. Where is the Headquarter of Axis Bank?

एक्सिस बैंक का मुख्यालय कहाँ है?

(a) New Delhi / नई दिल्ली

(b) Mumbai / मुंबई

(c) Hyderabad / हैदराबाद

(d) Bengaluru / बेंगलुरु

(e) Pune / पुणे

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Headquarters: Mumbai, Maharashtra

MD and CEO: Amitabh Chaudhry

Tagline: Badhti Ka naam Zindagi

Q.9. With which of the following country, India holds the Joint Military Exercise INDRA?

निम्नलिखित में से किस देश के साथ भारत संयुक्त सैन्य अभ्यास INDRA आयोजित करता है?

(a) UK / ब्रिटेन

(b) Japan / जापान

(c) Germany / जर्मनी

(d) USA / यू.एस.ए.

(e) Russia / रूस

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The 12th Edition of the Indo-Russia joint military exercise called ‘Exercise INDRA 2021’ was held at Volgograd, Russia from 1 to 13 August 2021.

Q.10. Nameri national park is located in which of the following state?

नामेरी राष्ट्रीय उद्यान निम्नलिखित में से किस राज्य में स्थित है?

(a) Bihar / बिहार

(b) Assam / असम

(c) Telangana / तेलंगाना

(d) Kerala / केरल

(e) Tamil Nadu / तमिलनाडु

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Nameri National Park is a national park in the foothills of the eastern Himalayas in the Sonitpur District of Assam, India.

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