Current Affairs 06 APRIL 2017

Current Affairs 06 APRIL 2017
Ques. : 1 Which of the following state govts recently announced a crop loan waiver worth over Rs 36,000 cr?
1) Maharashtra
2) Madhya Pradesh
3) Tamil Nadu
4) West Bengal
5) Uttar Pradesh
Answer:- 5) Uttar Pradesh
Ques. : 2 India has allowed duty-free imports of _________ of raw sugar as drought has curtailed production below consumption levels for the first time in seven years.
1) 100,000 tonnes
2) 300,000 tonnes
3) 500,000 tonnes
4) 600,000 tonnes
5) 900,000 tonnes
Answer:- 3) 500,000 tonnes
Ques. : 3 Ajey Jhankar, who passed away recently, was a noted
1) bureaucrat
2) classical singer
3) classical dancer
4) author and filmmaker
5) social activist
Answer:- 4) author and filmmaker
Ques. : 4 Lenin Moreno won the recent Presidential elections in which of the following countries?
1) Ecuador
2) Estonia
3) Paraguay
4) Peru
5) Tasmania
Answer:- 1) Ecuador
Ques. : 5 Who among the following has been appointed as the new chairman of the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) for 2017-18?
1) R Chandrashekhar
2) Rishad Premji
3) Vishal Sikka
4) Raman Roy
5) Shiv Nadar
Answer:- 4) Raman Roy
Ques. : 6 Geetha Johri has been appointed as the first women Director General of Police (DGP) in the state of
1) Bihar
2) Jharkhand
3) Kerala
4) Rajasthan
5) Gujarat
Answer:- 5) Gujarat
Ques. : 7 The central govt’s scheme PMUY is associated with which of the following?
1) Houses for BPL households
2) LPG for BPL households
3) Electricity for BPL households
4) Child and mother care facilities
5) None of these
Answer:- 2) LPG for BPL households
Ques. : 8 The Union Road Minister Nitin Gadkari announced an expressway project in northeast recently worth
1) Rs 10,000 cr
2) Rs 20,000 cr
3) Rs 25,000 cr
4) Rs 30,000 cr
5) Rs 40,000 cr
Answer:- 5) Rs 40,000 cr
Ques. : 9 The South Asia Sub-regional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Finance Ministers’ meeting was held recently in
1) Dhaka
2) New Delhi
3) Colombo
4) Male
5) Kathmandu
Answer:- 2) New Delhi
Ques. : 10 India and which country recently decided to set up a 240-mn pound fund to finance clean energy projects in India?
1) US
2) Germany
3) UK
4) France
5) Sweden
Answer:- 3) UK