Current Affairs Revision Quiz

Current Affairs Revision Quiz – Set 33

Current Affairs Revision Quiz – Set 33

This post contains current affairs quiz for the revision of candidates appearing for upcoming bank exams like RRB Office Assistant Mains and SBI Clerk Mains. Click on the submit button at the end of the quiz to check your score.

  1. Harmilan Kaur Bains has created national record in which event at the 60th National Open Athletics Championships in Warangal?
    Option D
    Harmilan Kaur Bains of Punjab has created a new national record in the women’s 1500m race by clocking 4:05.39 to bag the gold in the women’s 1500m event, at the 60th National Open Athletics Championships in Warangal on September 16, 2021.


  2. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Minister of Punjab post the resignation of Amarinder Singh?
    Option A
    Charanjit Singh Channi has been elected as the new Chief Minister of Punjab by the Congress party.


  3. Which among the following auto companies has announced to close its business in India?
    Option E
    Ford Motor has announced to close manufacturing plants in India. Ford has two integrated manufacturing facilities in India one at Chennai, Tamil Nadu, and another at Sanand, Gujarat.


  4. R.N. Ravi has been appointed as the new Governor of which state?
    Option E
    Governor of Tamil Nadu – R. N. Ravi (former Nagaland governor)


  5. Manorama Mohapatra who has passed away recently was a renowned litterateur of which language?
    Option C
    Eminent Odia litterateur, social worker and journalist Manorama Mohapatra passed away at the age of 87 years.


  6. What was the name of the mission under which SpaceX launched world’s first all civilian crew to orbit the Earth?
    Option C
    The SpaceX recently launched the world’s first all-civilian crew into the Earth orbit under the mission named Inspiration-4 .A group of four civilians were part of the historic mission, featuring no trained astronauts.The Inspiration4 crew took off to orbit aboard SpaceX`s Falcon 9 rocket from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on September 16, 2021.The four member crew spent time in orbit in the SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft, dubbed as Resilience.


  7. Which subsidiary of ICICI Bank has ceased to function as the subsidiary of the bank recently?
    Option B
    The ICICI Lombard General Insurance has ceased to operate as the subsidiary of the ICICI Bank, as the shareholding of the ICICI Bank in the company has come down from 51.86 percent to 48.08 percent, after the merger of Bharti AXA with the ICICI Lombard.


  8. What is the new deadline to file the income tax returns for financial year 2020-21 (AY2021-22)?
    Option C
    The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the last date for filing income tax returns for assessment year (AY) 2021-22, (FY 2020-21) for individuals, till December 31, 2021. Earlier the deadline was extended till September 30, 2021.


  9. Which day is observed as the World Coconut Day globally?
    Option D
    World Coconut Day is observed on September 02 every year since 2009.


  10. The Ubreathe Life is a living-plant based air purifier, developed by which institute?
    Option C
    Scientists at Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), Ropar and Kanpur and Faculty of Management Studies of Delhi University have jointly launched a living-plant based air purifier named “Ubreathe Life”, that will boost the air purification process in the indoor spaces, such as hospitals, schools, offices and Homes. Ubreathe Life has been developed by the IIT Ropar incubated startup, Urban Air Laboratory.


  11. Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)?
    Option C
    Senior bureaucrat JB Mohapatra, a 1985-batch Indian Revenue Service (Income Tax) office, has been appointed the Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) with effect from September 01, 2021.


  12. Name the winner of Bird Photographer of the Year (BPOTY) 2021?
    Option C
    Mexican photographer Alejandro Prieto has emerged as the winner of the Bird Photographer of the Year (BPOTY) 2021.


  13. The Rural Enterprises Acceleration Programme ‘Saath’ has been launched by which state/UT for Self Help Group (SHG) women?
    Option C
    In Jammu and Kashmir, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha launched a Rural Enterprises Acceleration Programme titled ‘Saath’ for Self Help Group (SHG) women on September 01, 2021.


  14. The Human Capital Index is an annual list, released by which organisation?
    Option C
    World Bank


  15. Belmopan is the capital of which country?
    Option E
    Currency- Belize Dollar


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