Current Affairs Quiz – 6 February 2019

Current Affairs Quiz 6 February 2019: Based on the Current Affairs and Important News of 6 February 2019 we have framed important current affairs questions for banking and competitive exams. These current affairs quiz questions will be helpful for upcoming competitive exams. Give our online current affairs test everyday to be prepared for any exam. We try to prepare the best and most expected current affairs questions with answers. Attempt our daily current affairs quiz on our mobile app too.

Current Affairs Quiz 6 February 2019

  1. Name the 40th communication satellite of India launched by ISRO from French Guiana recently
    A) GSAT-15
    B) GSAT-7A
    C) GSAT-40
    D) GSAT-31
    View answer
    Option D
    Explanation: 
    India’s telecommunication satellite, GSAT-31 was successfully launched on February 06, 2019 by Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) from Kourou launch base in French Guiana by Ariane-5 VA-247 launch vehicle. GSAT-31 is the 40th communication satellite of India.
  2. Which country is observing 2019 as the “Year of the Pig”?
    A) United Arab Emirates

    B) Japan
    C) China
    D) France
    View answer
    Option C
    Explanation: 
    Chinese people celebrated the Lunar New Year on February 05, 2019 as the “Year of the Pig” or Earth Pig year 4717. According to the Chinese zodiac, 2019 is the Year of the Earth Pig, following the Year of the Earth Dog in 2018. Pig – one of the 12 Chinese zodiac signs – which is associated with fertility and prosperity.
  3. Who has been appointed by the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) to supervise the operation of the resolution process undertaken by debt-laden IL&FS?
    A) Justice Uday Lalit

    B) Justice DK Jain
    C) Justice KM Joseph
    D) Justice Indira Banerjee
    View answer
    Option B
    Explanation: 
    The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has given its consent to appoint Justice (Retd) DK Jain to supervise the operation of the resolution process undertaken by debt-laden IL&FS.
  4. Ladu Kishore Swain was the member of 16th Lok Sabha from which state?
    A) Odisha

    B) Maharashtra
    C) Gujarat
    D) Haryana
    View answer
    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Indian politician Ladu Kishore Swain passed away at 71. He was member of the Biju Janata Dal political party and elected to the 16th Lok Sabha in 2014 from Aska constituency in Odisha.
  5. The International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation is observed annually on which date?
    A) February 3

    B) February 4
    C) February 5
    D) February 6
    View answer
    Option D
    Explanation: 
    The theme for 2019 is – Translate Political Decisions into Concrete Actions at the National and Grassroots level to Reach the Goal of Zero Tolerance to FGM
  6. The Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Meet on Disaster Risk Management (DRM) was held in which city?
    A) Pune

    B) Mumbai
    C) New Delhi
    D) Hyderabad
    View answer
    Option C
    Explanation: 
    A two-day meeting of Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Cluster Group on Disaster Risk Management (DRM) was held in New Delhi on 5-6 February 2019. .
  7. Nitin Gadkari inaugurated 3 National Highway projects worth Rs 2345 crores in Kamakhyanagar. It is located in which state?
    A) Kerala

    B) Gujarat
    C) Jharkhand
    D) Odisha
    View answer
    Option D
    Explanation: 
    The Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Shri Nitin Gadkari, laid the foundation stones for three National Highways projects in Kamakhyanagar, Dhenkanal district of Odisha. The total length of the three project is 132 km and carries a cost of Rs 2345 crores.
  8. Rajabhau Oak was a former player of which sports?
    A) Football
    B) Cricket
    C) Golf
    D) Hockey
    View answer
    Option B
    Explanation: 
    Former cricket coach Rajabhau Oak, who mentored several players passed away at 85. 
  9. The headquarter of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) is located in which country?
    A) Mauritius

    B) Tanzania
    C) Thailand
    D) Singapore
    View answer
    Option A
  10. Paradip Port is situated in which state?
    A) Goa

    B) Maharashtra
    C) Gujarat
    D) Odisha
    View answer
    Option D

Click Here For Daily Current Affairs

Click Here for Daily Current Affairs Quiz