10 February 2021: Daily Current Affairs Quiz with Static GK

10 February 2021: Daily Current Affairs Quiz with Static GK

 

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10 February 2021: Daily Current Affairs Quiz with Static GK


Top 10 Current Affairs Quiz of 10 February 2021 with Static GK

 

Q 1. Recently death anniversary of Baba Amte was observed on
which day?

 

A. 6th February
B. 7th February
C. 8th February
D. 9th February

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – D

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Recently death anniversary of Baba Amte was observed on 9th February.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Murlidhar Devidas Amte, universally known as Baba Amte born in 1914 and died on 9th February 2008 was a social worker and social activist is known particularly for his work for the rehabilitation and empowerment of people suffering from leprosy.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ He has received numerous awards and prizes including the Padma Vibhushan, the Dr. Ambedkar International Award, the Gandhi Peace Prize, the Ramon Magsaysay Award, the Templeton Prize, and the Jamnalal Bajaj Award. He is also known as the modern Gandhi of India.

 

Q 2. India and Afghanistan recently signed an agreement to build the “Shahtoot Dam” in which place in Afghanistan?

 

A. Kunar
B. Kandahar
C. Kabul
D. Khost

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – C

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ India and Afghanistan recently signed an agreement to build the “Shahtoot Dam” in KABUL in Afghanistan.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The MoU was signed by EAM Dr. Jaishankar and Foreign Minister Mr. Hanif Atmar, in the presence of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and President of Afghanistan H.E. Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The project is a part of the New Development Partnership between India and Afghanistan. The Lalander (Shatoot) Dam would meet the safe drinking water needs of Kabul City, provide irrigation water to nearby areas, rehabilitate the existing irrigation and drainage network, aid in flood protection and management efforts in the area, and also provide electricity to the region.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ This is the second major dam being built by India in Afghanistan, after the India-Afghanistan Friendship Dam (Salma Dam).

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ As a part of Development Cooperation with Afghanistan, India has completed more than 400 projects covering all 34 provinces of Afghanistan.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Kabul is the capital and largest city of Afghanistan.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The currency of Afghanistan is Afghan afghani

 

Q 3. The Ministry of Defence recently signed a contract with whom to procure a software-defined radio tactical ship-borne system?

 

A. BEML
B. DRDO
C. HAL
D. BEL

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – D

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The Ministry of Defence recently signed a contract with Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) to procure a software-defined radio tactical ship-borne system.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The defense ministry recently signed a contract with Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) to procure a software-defined radio tactical ship-borne system worth over Rs 1,000 crore, according to an official statement.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The procurement of SDR-Tac (software-defined radio tactical) will bring strategic depth to the armed forces. The SDR-Tac is a four-channel multimode, multi-band, 19-inch rack mountable, ship-borne software-defined radio system.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ This software-defined radio tactical ship-borne system is intended to serve ship-to-ship, ship-to-shore, and ship-to-air voice and data communication for network-centric operations

 

Q 4. Recently who has decided to install an early warning system in its projects in hill states?

 

A. GAIL
B. NHPC
C. IOC
D. NTPC

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – D

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Recently NHPC has decided to install an early warning system in its projects in hill states.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ NTPC will install early warning systems in its projects located in the Hill States prone to natural disasters, Union Power Minister RK Singh said on his return from an on-the-spot assessment of the State-run power producer’s damaged hydel project at Tapovan.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The private hydel project in Rishi Ganga has totally washed away while NTPC’s The Tapovan-Vishnugad hydel project also suffered major damage but owing to the solid structure of its barrage, the torrents of muddy water and silt could not cause much damage to villages located downstream.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ However, drawing lessons from the calamity it has been decided to install early warning systems in NTPC projects in all Hill States that are vulnerable to natural disasters like avalanches.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ A team of NTPC, THDC, and SJVNL officials will visit the project site to ascertain the causes behind the damage done on the basis of ISRO images.

 

Q 5. Recently which country has suspended ties with Myanmar?

 

A. Netherlands
B. Poland
C. New Zealand
D. Norway

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – C

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ New Zealand has suspended ties with Myanmar.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ "Following the military coup, New Zealand suspended all high-level political and military contact with Myanmar," Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told reporters.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ New Zealand wanted the UN Human Rights Council to hold a special session to discuss developments in Myanmar.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. New Zealand consists of two main landmasses - the North Island and the South Island —and more than 700 smaller islands. New Zealand ranks highly in international comparisons, particularly in education, protection of civil liberties, government transparency, and economic freedom. The capital of New Zealand is Wellington. The largest city of New Zealand is Auckland. The currency of New Zealand is the New Zealand dollar.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Myanmar is a country in Southeast Asia. The capital of Myanmar is Naypyidaw. The largest city of Myanmar Yangon. The currency of Myanmar is Kyat.

 

Q 6. Recently who won the “Voice of the Customer” award?

 

A. Veer Savarkar International Airport
B. Jaipur International Airport
C. Chennai International Airport
D. Kempegowda International Airport

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – D

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Recently Kempegowda International Airport won the “Voice of the Customer” award.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The 'Voice of the Customer' initiative by the Airports Council International World recognizes airports that continued to prioritize their customers and remained committed to ensuring that their voice was heard during the novel coronavirus pandemic in 2020.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has secured global recognition from the Airports Council International World's 'Voice of the Customer' award.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The 'Voice of the Customer' initiative by the Airports Council International World recognizes airports that continued to prioritize their customers and remained committed to ensuring that their voice was heard during the novel coronavirus pandemic in 2020.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The Director-General of ACI World, Luis Felipe de Oliveira, said that the BLR Airport has made efforts in gathering passenger feedback and commitment towards delivering a superior customer experience.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The Kempegowda International Airport has made significant efforts in gathering passenger feedback through ACI's Airport Service Quality (ASQ) program and this helped better understand the customers and demonstrate BIAL's commitment towards delivering a superior customer experience under trying circumstances.

 

Q 7. Recently which state government has decided to move Supreme Court in respect to a border dispute with Andhra Pradesh?

 

A. Tamil Nadu
B. Karnataka
C. Odisha
D. Chhattisgarh

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – C

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The Odisha government on Monday decided to move Supreme Court challenging the conduct of panchayat elections in three of its villages in the Koraput district and violation the status quo in respect to the border dispute.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ “Andhra Pradesh is conducting panchayat elections in three of our bordering villages. It is a violation of the status quo continuing as per the Supreme Court order. We will challenge the election as well as other administrative steps being taken by Andhra Pradesh in our villages in the top court,” said Bishnupada Sethi, Revenue and Disaster Management Secretary, here.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ “The last general and Assembly elections had been conducted by Odisha in the three villages. How could Andhra Pradesh hold an election in the same place now,” questioned Mr. Sethi?

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ According to sources, the State government is in favor of an amicable solution to the border dispute.

 

Q 8. Recently President of India Inaugurated Museum Dedicated to General KS Thimayya in which place?

 

A. Tamil Nadu
B. Karnataka
C. Maharashtra
D. Andhra Pradesh

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – B

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ President of India Inaugurated Museum Dedicated to General KS Thimayya in Karnataka.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ General KS Thimayya was born in Kodagu, Karnataka in 1906.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ General Thimayya served as the Chief of Army Staff from 1957 to 1961 and his ancestral house ‘Sunny Side’ has been converted into a museum. The museum showcases memorabilia, including weapons and military uniforms, and houses a battle tank at the entrance in addition to a fighter jet, MiG 21, both of which were used in the 1971 war.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The President, who went around the museum observing the war memorabilia on display later wrote in the visitors’ book: “General Thimayya Museum preserves special aspects of the extraordinary character and contribution of one of the finest soldiers in the history of our army.”

 

Q 9. Name the founder of “Rang Vidushak” Padma Shri who passed away recently?

 

A. Shri Bansi Kaul
B. Shri Girish Karnad
C. Shri Shreeram Lagoo
D. None of the above

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – A

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Shri Bansi Kaul founder of “Rang Vidushak” Padma Shri who passed away recently.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Founder of Rang Vidushak and theatre director Padma Shri Bansi Kaul, 71, passed away at his residence in Delhi on Saturday morning. He was ailing for a long. He was hospitalized after a paralytic attack. On the advice of a doctor, he was shifted to his home recently.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Born in 1949 in a Kashmiri Pandit family, Bansi Kaul was a Hindi theatre director and the founder of Rang Vidushak, a theatre group and theatre institute in Bhopal. In 1984, he founded Rang Vidushak, a theatre group that has incorporated folk idioms into its production and evolved a new idiom of clown-theatre. It performed in India and elsewhere in Hindi, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Tamil, and Singhalese.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Kaul graduated from the National School of Drama (NSD) in New Delhi in 1973. He was awarded Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1995 and Padma Shri in 2014. He received Rashtriya Kalidas Samman for the year 2016–17.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Q 10. Recently which state becomes 12th State to complete One Nation One Ration Card system reform?

 

A. Sikkim
B. Maharashtra
C. Chhattisgarh
D. Rajasthan

 

The correct answer of the MCQ is Option – D

 

Important Points:

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Recently Rajasthan becomes the 12th State to complete One Nation One Ration Card system reform.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Rajasthan has become the 12th State in the country to successfully undertake the “One Nation One Ration Card system” reform stipulated by the Ministry of Finance. Now Rajasthan has become eligible to mobilize additional financial resources of Rs. 2,731 crore through Open Market Borrowings. Permission for the same was issued by the Department of Expenditure.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Rajasthan has now joined 11 other states namely, Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Kerala Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, and Uttar Pradesh, who have completed this reform.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The Union Government launched the 'One Nation, One Ration Card' scheme on a pilot basis in four states in 2019. This scheme aims to ensure all beneficiaries, especially migrants get ration (wheat, rice, and other food grains) across the nation from any Public Distribution System (PDS) a shop of their own choice.

 

๐Ÿ‘‰ The Governor of Rajasthan is Kalraj Mishra and Chief Minister is Ashok Gehlot. Capital & Largest city of Rajasthan Jaipur.

 

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