Daily Current Affairs 4th Dec 2020 | Daily GK update Quiz

Daily Current Affairs 4th December 2020 Quiz:

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Q.1. Which state has launched the Swasthya Sathi scheme?

किस राज्य ने स्वास्थ साथी योजना शुरू की है?

(a) Assam / असम

(b) West Bengal / पश्चिम बंगाल

(c) Nagaland / नागालैंड

(d) Uttarakhand / उत्तराखंड

(e) Manipur / मणिपुर

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Swasthya Sathi scheme is a health insurance scheme of the West Bengal government. It was launched in 2016 and it has now been expanded to cover the state’s entire population.

It provides basic health cover for secondary and tertiary care up to 5 lakh INR per annum per family. Both state-run and private hospitals are part of the scheme. The card under the scheme is issued to the female guardians of the families.

Every citizen and every family in the state are to be included in the scheme irrespective of their age group. The scheme is to be completely funded by the state government of West Bengal.

Q.2. Which state has proposed setting up its 6th national park (Raimona National Park) in militancy ravaged forest?

किस राज्य ने उग्रवाद द्वारा तबाह हुए जंगल में अपना 6 वा राष्ट्रीय उद्यान (रायमोना राष्ट्रीय उद्यान) स्थापित करने का प्रस्ताव दिया है?

(a) Madhya Pradesh / मध्य प्रदेश

(b) Tripura / त्रिपुरा

(c) Assam / असम

(d) Karnataka / कर्नाटक

(e) Rajasthan / राजस्थान

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The Assam government has proposed setting up a national park in a militancy ravaged reserve forest, which, if approved, would make it the state’s sixth national park.

Forest minister Parimal Suklabaidya informed that the process for approving Raimona National Park has been initiated. He unveiled the map of the new park at Manas National Park.

According to the forest department, the proposal has been submitted to the governor of Assam for upgrading an area of 422 sq km of notified Ripu reserve forest under Manas National Park and Tiger Reserve as the proposed Raimona National Park.

Q.3. Nongpok Sekmai police station in Thoubal district is the Best performing police station in the country 2020. It is in which state?

थुबल जिले में नोंगपोक सीकमाई पुलिस स्टेशन देश का सबसे अच्छा प्रदर्शन करने वाला पुलिस स्टेशन है। यह किस राज्य में है?

(a) Jammu & Kashmir / जम्मू & कश्मीर

(b) Manipur / मणिपुर

(c) Nagaland / नागालैंड

(d) Sikkim / सिक्किम

(e) West Bengal / पश्चिम बंगाल

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The Ministry of Home Affairs recently released the annual ranking of police Stations in India. The annual ranking is being done since 2015.

Nongpok Sekmai police station in Thoubal district of Manipur was ranked as the best performing police station in the country. The All Women Police Station of Suramangalam in Salem city of Tamilnadu was ranked second in the list. Kharsangh police station of Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh ranked third.

Parameters: In 2020, the Government of India had introduced 3 new parameters namely unidentified found person, missing persons and unidentified dead bodies.

Q.4. Where was the ninth edition of the International Sand Art Festival held?

अंतर्राष्ट्रीय सैंड आर्ट फेस्टिवल का नौवां संस्करण कहाँ आयोजित किया गया?

(a) Anand, Gujarat / आनंद, गुजरात

(b) Mandi, Himachal Pradesh / मंडी, हिमाचल प्रदेश

(c) Puri, Odisha / पुरी, ओडिशा

(d) Dehradun, Uttarakhand / देहरादून, उत्तराखंड

(e) Tezpur, Assam / तेजपुर, असम

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The ninth edition of the International Sand Art Festival shall be held at Chandrabhaga beach, Konark, Puri, Odisha, India from 1st – 5th December, 2020 coinciding with famous Konark Festival. The sand art festival shall be organized at Chandrabhaga Beach which is about one kilometre from the World heritage site Konark. Every year, the festival is celebrated with great fervour in the first week of December as part of the Konark Dance Festival that is organised during the same time. The International Sand Art Festival was started in 2015.

Q.5. With which country recently, India has signed an MoU on Intellectual Property Cooperation?

किस देश के साथ हाल ही में, भारत ने बौद्धिक संपदा सहयोग पर एक समझौता ज्ञापन पर हस्ताक्षर किए हैं?

(a) Russia / रूस

(b) Japan / जापान

(c) Germany / जर्मनी

(d) France / फ्रांस

(e) USA / यू.एस.ए.

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The Government of India and the United States of America (USA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field of Intellectual Property Cooperation.

As a part of this MoU, the two sides will develop Biennial Work Plan to implement the MoU which will include the detailed planning for carrying out of the co-operation activities including the scope of action.

Q.6. RBI has forecasted India’s GDP for FY21 at _________.

RBI ने FY21 के लिए भारत की जीडीपी का अनुमान _________ पर लगाया है।

(a) -5.1%

(b) -7.5%

(c) -9.2%

(d) -10.3%

(e) -11.6%

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The RBI has revised its forecast of economic growth for the current fiscal year (2020-21) to (-)7.5 per cent compared to its earlier forecast of (-)9.5%.

The second half of the fiscal year is expected to show positive growth. The economy declined by a massive 23.9 per cent in the first quarter on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Q.7. RBI, in its Monetary Policy on 4th Dec 2020, has raised the limit of contactless card transaction from Rs 2,000 to _____________ per transaction.

RBI ने 4 दिसंबर 2020 को अपनी मौद्रिक नीति में, संपर्क रहित कार्ड लेनदेन की सीमा 2,000 रुपये से बढ़ाकर _____________ प्रति लेनदेन कर दी है।

(a) Rs 3,000 / 3,000 रु

(b) Rs 4,000 / 4,000 रु

(c) Rs 5,000 / 5,000 रु

(d) Rs 6,000 / 6,000 रु

(e) Rs 7,000 / 7,000 रु

Answer & Explanation

Exp. The RBI recently held its Monetary Policy Committee meet. During the meet, the Reserve Bank of India has kept the repo rate unchanged at 4%. Repo rate is the rate at which RBI lends to banks. The Reverse Repo Rate is to continue at 3.35%. The CPI Inflation for Q3 was projected at 6.8% and for Q4 at 5.8%. The limit of contactless card transaction has been raised from Rs 2,000 to Rs 5,000 per transaction. This is to be implemented in January 2021.

Q.8. Who has been named Time magazine’s first-ever Kid of the Year?

टाइम मैगज़ीन के पहले “किड ऑफ़ द इयर” का नाम किसे दिया गया है?

(a) Naomi Seibt / नाओमी सीबट

(b) Aishwarya Sridhar / ऐश्वर्या श्रीधर

(c) K Mahashweta / के महाश्वेता

(d) Gitanjali Rao / गीतांजलि राव

(e) Greta Thunberg / ग्रेटा थनबर्ग

Answer & Explanation

Exp. A teenage scientist and inventor named Time magazine’s first-ever Kid of the Year has said she hopes to inspire others to come up with ideas to “solve the world’s problems”.

Gitanjali Rao, 15, has invented technologies including a device that can identify lead in drinking water, and an app that detects cyberbullying.

Q.9. Who has been appointed as PM’s ‘Fit India’ Movement Ambassador?

पीएम के फिट इंडियामूवमेंट के राजदूत के रूप में किसे नियुक्त किया गया है?

(a) Sonu Sood / सोनू सूद

(b) Kuldeep Handoo / कुलदीप हांडू

(c) Virat Kohli / विराट कोहली

(d) Poonam Khatri / पूनम खत्री

(e) Indra Mani Pandey / इंद्र मणि पांडे

Answer & Explanation

Exp. First Dronacharya Awardee from the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, Kuldeep Handoo has been appointed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Fit India’ Ambassador. Mr Handoo, who is Wushu Coach of Team India is serving as Inspector in Jammu and Kashmir Police Department. It has been told that in the year 2019, the ‘Fit India Movement’ was started by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. Its purpose is to make every section of the country health conscious.

Q.10. International Day of Banks is observed globally on _________________.

बैंकों का अंतर्राष्ट्रीय दिवस विश्व स्तर पर_________________ को मनाया जाता है।

(a) 3 December / 3 दिसम्बर

(b) 4 December / 4 दिसम्बर

(c) 5 December / 5 दिसम्बर

(d) 6 December / 6 दिसम्बर

(e) 7 December / 7 दिसम्बर

Answer & Explanation

Exp. International Day of Banks is observed globally on the 4th of December.

On 19 December 2019, the UN General Assembly adopted, which designated 4 December as the International Day of Banks. The day is celebrated to the recognition of the significant potential of multilateral development banks and other international development banks in financing sustainable development and providing know-how.

Q.11. On which date Indian Navy Day is celebrated every year?

भारतीय नौसेना दिवस प्रतिवर्ष किस तारीख को मनाया जाता है?

(a) 1 December / 1 दिसम्बर

(b) 2 December / 2 दिसम्बर

(c) 3 December / 3 दिसम्बर

(d) 4 December / 4 दिसम्बर

(e) 5 December / 5 दिसम्बर

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Every year the Indian Navy Day is celebrated on December 4.  Indian Navy Day is celebrated to commemorate Operation Trident. The operation was launched by the Indian Navy during the India-Pakistan war of 1971 to attack Karachi Harbour.

Q.12. What was the theme for Indian Navy Day 2020?

भारतीय नौसेना दिवस 2020 के लिए विषय क्या था?

(a) Indian Navy Combat Ready, Credible and Cohesive

(b) Safe Seas and Secure Coasts for a strong Nation

(c) “Indian Navy – Silent, Strong and Swift

(d) Indian Navy, Mission-deployed and Combat-ready

(e) Indian Navy – Ensuring Secure Seas for a Resurgent Nation

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Every year the Indian Navy Day is celebrated on December 4.  Indian Navy Day is celebrated to commemorate Operation Trident. The operation was launched by the Indian Navy during the India-Pakistan war of 1971 to attack Karachi Harbour.

Theme 2020: Indian Navy Combat Ready, Credible and Cohesive.

Q.13. Zafarullah Jamali passed away recently. He was the former PM of which country?

जफरुल्लाह जमाली का हाल ही में निधन हो गया। वह किस देश के पूर्व पीएम थे?

(a) Pakistan / पाकिस्तान

(b) Afghanistan / अफ़ग़ानिस्तान

(c) Bangladesh / बांग्लादेश

(d) Iran / ईरान

(e) Algeria / अल्जीरिया

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Pakistan’s former prime minister Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali passed away at a military hospital in Rawalpindi on 2nd Dec.

Jamali served as the prime minister from November 2002 until June 2004 when Former military dictator Pervez Musharraf was the president of the country.

Q.14. Buxa Tiger Reserve is located in which state?

बक्सा टाइगर रिजर्व किस राज्य में स्थित है?

(a) Assam / असम

(b) West Bengal / पश्चिम बंगाल

(c) Nagaland / नागालैंड

(d) Uttarakhand / उत्तराखंड

(e) Manipur / मणिपुर

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Buxa Tiger Reserve is a tiger reserve in northern West Bengal, India.

Q.15. Bihu, one of the most popular folk dances of India, belongs to which state?

भारत के सबसे लोकप्रिय लोक नृत्यों में से एक, बिहू, किस राज्य से संबंधित है?

(a) Telangana / तेलंगाना

(b) Himachal Pradesh / हिमाचल प्रदेश

(c) Jammu & Kashmir / जम्मू & कश्मीर

(d) Assam / असम

(e) Odisha / ओडिशा

Answer & Explanation

Exp. Folk dances of Assam: Bihu, Bichhua, Natpuja, Maharas, Kaligopal, Bagurumba, Naga dance, Khel Gopal, Tabal Chongli, Canoe, Jhumura Hobjanai etc.

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