28 Jul 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for SBI /IBPS PO Exams 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for SBI /IBPS PO Exams (27th July 2016):
Dear Readers, Here we have given the Current Affairs GK questions based on the previous days Daily Current Affairs updates. Candidates those who are preparing for IBPS/SBI/PO/Clerk exam and all other Banking exams can use these questions.

1). The Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act of which year was amended to The Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2016 passed in Parliament to recently?

a) 1986

b) 1976

c) 1999

d) 1956
e) 1966

2). The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared which among the following countries as free of measles?
a) Sri Lanka
b) Sudan
c) South Africa
d) Brazil
e) None of these

3). The state announced that has announced Six sportspersons from its who are to represent India in Rio Olympics 2016 will get Rs 10 lakh each as a special incentive is
a) Telangana
b) Odisha
c) West Bengal
d) Manipur
e) Gujarat

4). Which Sri Lankan Cricketers has inducted into ICC Hall of Fame?
a) Kumar Sangakkara
b) Sanath Jayasurya
c) Muttiah Muralidharan
d) Malinga Bandara
e) None of these

5). Centre has approved ______ crore rupees Jammu and Kashmir under skill development initiative Himayat to train 1.24 lakh local youths in vocational courses.
a) Rs.1401 crore
b) Rs.1501 crore
c) Rs.1601 crore
d) Rs.1701 crore
e) None of these

6). The state that has passed a Bill mandating that those aspiring to contest Panchayat elections must have toilets with flush in their homes recently is
a) Madhya Pradesh
b) Karnataka
c) Bihar
d) Mizoram
e) Telangana

7). A port side container facility of the Container Corporation of India (Concor) has been opened at _______ Port, to foster trade, boost industrial growth and help in development of the region.
a) Visakhapatnam
b) Krishnapatnam
c) Machilipatnam
d) Mangalore
e) Kakinada

8). The bank that has recently launches debit card-less instant money transfer facility by using mobile phone number as identifier is
a) Andhra Bank
b) SBI
c) IndusInd Bank
d) Standard Chartered Bank
e) None of these

9). The bank that gets nod from Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for sponsoring a mutual fund is
a) Saraswat Bank
b) Karnataka Bank
c) Andhra Bank
d) YES Bank
e) HDFC Bank

10). Who is the Indian-American who is to be recognised as emerging Democratic Congressional leader from Illinois?
a) Sanjay Ramaswamy
b) Raja Krishnamoorthi
c) Mithilesh Mohanthy
d) Vikram Singh
e) None of these

11). The Carnatic musician who is conferred with the 2016 Ramon Magsaysay awardee from India is
a) TM Krishna
b) Bezwada Wilson
c) Conchita Carpio-Morales
d) Dompet Dhuafa
e) None of these

12). The expert committee of how many for exploring the other possible alternatives to pellet guns as non-lethal weapons
a) 6
b) 7
c) 8
d) 9
e) 10

13). According to a passenger feedback survey on cleanliness carried out by the Railway Ministry which state has the cleanest railway stations in the country?
a) Bihar
b) UP
c) Gujarat
d) Karnataka
e) Maharashtra

14). Which among the following sectors of Indian Economy received FDI of Rs.4,975 crore rupees in 2015-16?
a) Pharmaceuticals
b) Engineering
c) Textile
d) Mining
e) None of these

15). The Indian Athlete Inderjeet Singh has been tested positive for banned steroid. He is related to which sport?
a) Archery
b) Swimming
c) Running
d) Shot Put
e) None of these

16). The IT majors that were named in Forbes India 'Super 50' list is/are
a) Tata Motors
b) Hindustan Unilever
c) TCS
d) Infosys
e) Both C and D

17). The head of expert committee for exploring the other possible alternatives to pellet guns as non-lethal weapons is
a) Naresh Bhatnagar
b) Tushar Tripathy
c) T V S N Prasad
d) Rajeev Krishna
e) None of these

18). The Indian Athlete to replace Narsingh Yadav for Rio Olympics is
a) Sakshi Malik
b) Praveen Rana
c) Sushil Kumar
d) Mahesh Bhoopathi
e) None of these

19). The Indian diplomat, famous for heading the Indian delegation at the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva, who died recently.
a) Arundhati Ghose
b) Chandrakala Ghose
c) Ashwini Ghose
d) Anasuya Ghose
e) None of these

20). The former Indian athlete who is going to receive the 2016 Bharat Gaurav Award by the Kolkata’s football club East Bengal is
a) Indrajeet Singh
b) Anil Singh
c) Milka Singh
d) Anil Kumar
e) None of these

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