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Ques 1. On Which Day International Day of Older Persons is celebrated by UNO?[A] 1st October [B] 2nd October [C] 5th October [D] 30th September
Ques 2. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the Pratham – Shyok Bridge in which of the following state?[A] Sikkim [B] Arunachal Pradesh [C] Manipur [D] Jammu & Kashmir
Jammu & Kashmir
Ques 3. Which of the following City will host the 3rd annual ‘Women of India Organic Festival’?[A] Jaipur [B] Bhopal [C] Delhi [D] Lucknow
Ques 4. Who among the following has been appointed as Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands?[A] Prof. Jagdish Mukhi [B] Admiral Devendra Kumar Joshi [C] Shri Banwarilal Purohit [D] Shri Ganga Prasad
Admiral Devendra Kumar Joshi
Ques 5. Who among the following has been appointed as Governor of Bihar?[A] Satya Pal Malik [B] Prof. Jagdish Mukhi [C] Shri Ganga Prasad [D] Shri Banwarilal Purohit
Satya Pal Malik
Ques 6. Which of the following state Government launched ‘Single Click Pension Delivery’ scheme?[A] Uttar Pradesh [B] Rajasthan [C] Madhya Pradesh [D] Maharashtra
Ques 7. Which of the following city is set to become the first state capital to come up with an exclusive toilet for the transgender community?[A] Bhopal [B] Jaipur [C] Shimla [D] Hyderabad
Ques 8. Which among the following temples has been adjudged the cleanest Iconic Place in the country under “Swachhta Hi Seva” Programme?[A] Golden Temple [B] Tirupathi Temple [C] Meenakshi Temple [D] Vishnupad Mandir
Ques 9. Who among the following player won Malaysian Grand Prix at the Sepang Circuit?[A] Lewis Hamilton [B] Max Verstappen [C] Magnus Carlsen [D] Daniel Ricciardo
Ques 10. Who among the following has been appointed as next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Macedonia[A] Anita Nayar [B] Mukta Tomar [C] Pooja Kapur [D] Shamma Jain
Ques 11. Who among the following has been appointed as Chairperson of a Commission to examine the sub-categorization of other Backward Classes?[A] Dr. J.K. Bajaj [B] Biswajit Saha [C] Baljit Singh [D] G. Rohini
Ques 12. In which city Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 will be held?[A] Panaji [B] Hyderabad [C] Bhopal [D] New Delhi
Ques 13. Which of the following state has implemented ‘No helmet, no petrol’ rule for two-wheeler riders to reduce road accident deaths?[A] Andhra Pradesh [B] Karnataka [C] Tamil Nadu [D] Maharashtra
Ques 14. Which of the following state has launched “Mathru Poorna” scheme to meet the nutritional needs of pregnant and lactating women in rural areas?[A] Telangana [B] Maharashtra [C] Rajasthan [D] Karnataka
Ques 15. Who among the following has been appointed as Chairman of Process Plant and Machinery Association of India?[A] Yatinder Pal Singh [B] Shantanu Narayen [C] Rajeev Suri [D] UB Pravin Rao
Yatinder Pal Singh
Ques 16. Which among the following Ministries has been adjudged as the best department for its contribution during “Swachhta Pakhwada”?[A] Ministry of Earth Sciences [B] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare [C] Ministry of Railways [D] Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Ques 17. Who among the following has been chosen for the prestigious “Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi” Award?[A] Sombala Kumar [B] Sumitra Guha [C] Manik Bhide [D] None of these
Ques 18. Which country’s Women Police training centre will get technical and financial assistance from Government of India?[A] Bangladesh [B] Myanmar [C] Nepal [D] Malaysia
Ques 19. In which of the following city Country’s first ITI for Dibyangans opened?[A] New Delhi [B] Kolkata [C] Bengaluru [D] Dibrugarh
Ques 20. Who among the following has been appointed as new Chairman of SBI?[A] P.K. Gupta [B] Rajnish Kumar [C] B. Sriram [D] Sanjiv Malhotra
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