Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 21st June 2016

21st June 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. Ujjwala Yojana to provide free of cost _________
  2. A.Ration Money Allowance
    B.LPG cooking gas
    C.Agriculture Seeds
    D.None of the above

  3. International Day of Yoga observed on which date
  4. A.June 20
    B.June 21
    C.June 22
    D.June 23

  5. Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram and Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has launched the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana in which state recently
  6. A.Odisha
    B.Uttarakhand
    C.Uttar Pradesh
    D.Maharashtra

  7. The government of India has approved proposal for Greenfield Electronic Park in which state
  8. A.Punjab
    B.Odisha
    C.Haryana
    D.Karnataka

  9. With which country India has signed two agreements that are aimed at enhancing cooperation in culture as well as educational sectors
  10. A.Thailand
    B.Sonoma
    C.Bangladesh
    D.Sri Lanka

  11. Which state is the first Indian state to provide free treatment to confirmed cases of Hepatitis C
  12. A.Assam
    B.Punjab
    C.Gujarat
    D.Jharkhand

  13. Which of the following state government has launched a unique initiative 'Maitree Ek Gyan Yatra' to link primary schools to high schools to colleges
  14. A.Assam
    B.Punjab
    C.Gujarat
    D.Maharashtra

  15. Siemens will join hands with which company to form the worl's biggest wind power company
  16. A.Gamesa
    B.Singtel
    C.TATA
    D.Aditya Birla

  17. Who has been appointed Commonwealth Secretary General's Special Envoy to Maldives on 19th June 2016
  18. A.Willy James
    B.Willy Mutunga
    C.James Wan
    D.None of the above

  19. Which country has the third largest Indian-origin community in the world of around two million
  20. A.Saudi Arabia
    B.United States
    C.Malaysia
    D.Nepal

  21. Duraiappah stadium located in which city
  22. A.New Delhi
    B.Jaffna
    C.Colombo
    D.Wattala

  23. Hybrid Electric Research Plane nicknamed as _________
  24. A.Minwell
    B.Maxwell
    C.Maximum
    D.Maxine

  25. Which Hybrid Electric Research Plane was unveiled by NASA
  26. A.X-23
    B.X-15
    C.X-48
    D.X-57

  27. Which of the following Union ministry has decided to set up a 'Yoga Department' in the six central universities during this academic year
  28. A.Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
    B.Union Ministry of Human Resource Development
    C.Union Ministry of Science and Technology Earth Sciences
    D. Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship(State)

  29. In which of the following sectors, Union Govt approved 100% FDI
  30. A.Stock Exchange
    B.Pharmaceutical
    C.Defence
    D.Both A & B

  31. Which of the following state Cricket Association has been suspended for misappropriation of organization funds by BCCI
  32. A.Karnataka State Cricket Association
    B.Kerala State Cricket Association
    C.Goa State Cricket Association
    D.Delhi State Cricket Association

  33. Which of the following Kannada movie has won the top awards at 19th Shanghai International Film Festival
  34. A.Killing Veerappan
    B.Run Antony
    C.Thithi
    D.Dana Kayonu

  35. Who became the oldest Olympic torchbearer on 18 June 2016 when she carried the flame in the Amazonian city of Macapa, aged 106
  36. A.Betty Robinson
    B.Aida Gemanque
    C.Dorothy Hyman
    D.Heike Drechsler

  37. In which year World Refugee Day adopted by UNGA
  38. A.2015
    B.2001
    C.2005
    D.2009

  39. Earth has a companion asteroid which will remain parallel to it for centuries. What is it called
  40. A.2016 HO1
    B. 2016 HO2
    C.2016 HO3
    D.2016 HO4

  41. International Cricket Council (ICC) has suspended in which of the following Sri Lanka's fast bowler recently
  42. A.Lasith Malinga
    B.Shaminda Eranga
    C.Arjuna Ranatunga
    D.Romesh Kaluwitharana

  43. Name the Basic Trainer Aircraft (BTA) that is unveiled by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)
  44. A.HTT-40
    B.HTT-80
    C.HTT-10
    D.HTT-70

  45. Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena inaugurated in which of the following stadium
  46. A.S. Sharvananda Stadium
    B.Duraiappah Stadium
    C.K. Sripavan Stadium
    D.S. Selliah Stadium

  47. In which year the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict that was adopted by UNGA
  48. A.2008
    B.2010
    C.2013
    D.2015

  49. Who has been sworn in as the first mayor of Imphal
  50. A.Ramesh Kumar
    B.Akhilesh Kumar
    C.Soram Sunil
    D.Bala Chandran

  51. Name the renowned Educationalist who has passed away on 18 June 2016
  52. A.James Franco
    B.Jeppiaar
    C.Chris Cooper
    D.None of the above

  53. Who has won the silver medal in men's category at Archery World Cup in Antalya
  54. A.Limba Ram
    B.Jayanta Talukdar
    C.Tarundeep Rai
    D.Atanu Das

  55. Who has won the silver medal in women's category at Archery World Cup in Antalya
  56. A.Dola Banerjee
    B.Laxmirani Majhi
    C.Bombayla Devi
    D.Deepika Kumari

  57. Which initiative is launched to promote and facilitate Korean Investments in India
  58. A.Korea Trade
    B.Investor Korea
    C.Korea Plus
    D.Korea Business

  59. Hero Hockey Champions Trophy 2016 held in which city
  60. A.New York
    B.London
    C.Mumbai
    D.Sydney

Answers:
  1. B.LPG cooking gas
  2. B.June 21
  3. A.Odisha
  4. B.Odisha
  5. A.Thailand
  6. B.Punjab
  7. A.Assam
  8. A.Gamesa
  9. B.Willy Mutunga
  10. C.Malaysia
  11. B.Jaffna
  12. B.Maxwell
  13. D.X-57
  14. B.Union Ministry of Human Resource Development
  15. D.Both A & B
  16. C.Goa State Cricket Association
  17. C.Thithi
  18. B.Aida Gemanque
  19. B.2001
  20. C.2016 HO3
  21. B.Shaminda Eranga
  22. A.HTT-40
  23. B.Duraiappah Stadium
  24. D.2015
  25. C.Soram Sunil
  26. B.Jeppiaar
  27. D.Atanu Das
  28. D.Deepika Kumari
  29. C.Korea Plus
  30. B.London

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