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A)
Rahul Gandhi
B)
Udit Singhal
C)
AKhilesh Yadav
D)
Gautam Gambhir

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Udit Singhal

Note : Indian teenager Udit Singhal has been named in the 2020 Class of 17 Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). He has been named in the 2020 list of young leaders who promote sustainable development goals.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
Singer
B)
Cricketer
C)
Director
D)
Politician

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Politician

Note : Rajya Sabha MP from Karnataka, Ashok Gasti passed away due to COVID-19. He was born in 1965 and belonged to Raichur district, Karnataka. The first-time he took oath as Rajya Sabha MP on July, 2020. He is credited for organising the BJP in Raichur district.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
Narendra Singh Tomar
B)
Nitin Gadkari
C)
Harsimrat Kaur Badal
D)
None of the above

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Note : The Union Food Processing Industries Minister Shrimati Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigned on September 17, 2020. Her resignation was to showcase her protest against the three farm sector bills that was introduced to reform the agriculture sector. The President of India Ramnath Govind has accepted her resignation on the advice of the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
S R Engineering College
B)
College of Engineering, Chennai
C)
College of Engineering, Pune
D)
National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

Correct Answer : Option (C) - College of Engineering, Pune

Note :

Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank virtually conferred Second Utkrisht Sansthan Vishwakarma Award.
The USVA Award is being organized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) since 2019, to motivate AICTE approved institutions. This year, the theme of the award is “India Fights Corona”. College of Engineering, Pune won the award in the overall category.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
10500
B)
8500
C)
6500
D)
4500

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 10500

Note :

As per the recent statement of the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, the government has set a target to increase the number of PMBJKs to 10,500 by March 2025.
The Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Kendras (PMBJK) were launched with an aim to provide quality medicines at affordable rates to common citizens. At present, there were just over 6000 Kendras across the country.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
Sikkim
B)
Goa
C)
Assam
D)
Puducherry

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Goa

Note :

The 36th National Games was scheduled to organised at Goa from October 20, 2020 to November 4, 2020.
The Sports Ministry had postponed the National games, due to outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Chief Minister of Goa earlier announced that five months will be required after announcement of dates, to purchase required sports equipment.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
Seva Saptah
B)
Bharat Saptah
C)
Swachhata Saptah
D)
Atmanirbhar Saptah

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Seva Saptah

Note :

Bharatiya Janata Party has organised a week-long Seva Saptah to celebrate the birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Under this programme, several welfare activities were organised across the country. Several programmes related to cleanliness, distribution of sanitary pads and wheel chairs and other social service events are organized from 14th to 20th September.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
Aviation Sector (Amendment) Bill 2020
B)
Civil Aviation (Amendment) Bill 2020
C)
Air Transport (Amendment) Bill 2020
D)
Aircraft (Amendment) Bill 2020

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Aircraft (Amendment) Bill 2020

Note :

The Rajya Sabha has recently passed the Aircraft (Amendment) Bill 2020, which was tabled by Civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri
The bill has already been cleared by the Lok Sabha in March this year. It seeks to convert aviation agencies like the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Bureau of Civil aviation security (BCAS) and Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) into statutory bodies. It also proposes heavy punishment for violations.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
Ozone defending Humans
B)
Ozone and Covid-19
C)
Ozone for Life
D)
The Hole

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Ozone for Life

Note :

World Ozone Day or ‘International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer’ is observed on September 16 all over the world.
Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer was adopted and signed by 28 countries, on 22 March 1985. The theme of this year is ‘Ozone for Life’. This year also marks the 35th year of the Vienna Convention and 35 years of global ozone layer protection.

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Published On : July 19, 2021
A)
SBI
B)
PNB
C)
SBM
D)
HDFC

Correct Answer : Option (C) - SBM

Note : Mastercard Incorporated MA and SBM Bank India have collaborated to launch SBM World Debit Card, a premium and exclusive card. This card will be custom-built and offered to SBM Private Wealth customers on request. The SBM World Debit Card will club niche banking solutions and carefully curated lifestyle privileges including some of the finest shopping and dining opportunities.

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Published On : July 19, 2021