Current Affairs Quiz – 10 March 2019

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Current Affairs Quiz 10 March 2019

  1. The Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF) celebrated its ____________ Raising Day on March 10, 2019
    A) 25th

    B) 50th
    C) 100th
    D) 75th
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    Option B
    Explanation: 
    The 50th Raising Day ceremony of Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF) was observed on March 10, 2019. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi was the Chief Guest at the ceremonial event organised at Indirapuram, Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. CISF was set up under an Act of the Parliament of India on 10 March 1969
  2. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has recently imposed monetary penalty on how many banks for SWIFT related issues?
    A) 28

    B) 50
    C) 36
    D) 47
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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed monetary penalty 36 banks for non-compliance with various directions issued by RBI on time-bound implementation and strengthening of SWIFT-related operational controls.
  3. Who is the head of the mediator panel constituted by Supreme Court to settle Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case?
    A) Justice S Abdul Nazeer

    B) Justice Ashok Bhushan
    C) Justice S A Bobde
    D) Justice FMI Kalifulla
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    Option D
    Explanation: 
    The Supreme Court of India on March 8 has appointed three member panel as mediator for the Ayodhya’s Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case to find a permanent solution in 8 weeks for the decades old case. Former Supreme Court Judge, FMI Kalifulla, will be the head of the Panel. Other member of the panel will be spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and senior advocate Sriram Panchu. 
  4. Which Ministry has launched the India Urban Observatory and Video Wall?
    A) Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

    B) Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
    C) Ministry of Science & Technology
    D) Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
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    Option B
    Explanation: 
    Hardeep S Puri, Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs has launched a  state-of-the-art India Urban Observatory at Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation in New Delhi. He also inaugurated the Video Wall in New Delhi.
  5. Ashu Khullar has been appointed as the new CEO of which bank in India?
    A) IndusInd Bank

    B) DBS Bank
    C) CITI Bank
    D) Standard Chartered
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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    Ashu Khullar will be the CEO of the CITI Bank India business from April 1, 2019. He will replace Pramit Jhaveri as the CEO.
  6. On which of the following days, India observed the National Immunization Day in 2019?
    A) March 10

    B) March 9
    C) March 8
    D) March 7
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, launched the nation-wide Pulse Polio programme for 2019 on March 9 at Rashtrapati Bhavan, to deliver supplemental doses of oral poliovirus vaccine. The programme was launched as a part of the National Immunization Day 2019 which was observed on March 10, 2019.
  7. The National Women Livelihood Meet-2019 was held in which city?
    A) Greater Noida

    B) Kanpur
    C) Ghaziabad
    D) Varanasi
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    Option D
  8. The foundation stone for the Panki Thermal Power plant has been laid by PM Modi in which city?
    A) Lucknow

    B) Kanpur
    C) Agra
    D) Ghaziabad
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    Option B
  9. The Civil Terminal of Hindon Airport was inaugurated in which city recently by PM Modi?
    A) Ghaziabad
    B) Prayagraj
    C) Varanasi
    D) Delhi
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Hindon airport belongs to the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) has developed the civil enclave there
  10. Who among the following has been conferred with Honorary Doctorate by the UN founded University of Peace?
    A) Narendra Modi

    B) Ram Nath Kovind
    C) M. Venkaiah Naidu
    D) Sushma Swaraj
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has been conferred an Honorary Doctorate by the University of Peace founded by the United Nations Organisations (UNO)  for his contribution “to the Rule of Law, democracy and sustainable development in India”

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