Top Current Affairs 11 February 2021 & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 11 February 2021 in English

 

  1. The Textiles Minister of India, Smriti Irani, inaugurated the 8th India International Silk Fair on the Virtual Portal. Which of the following is not a Fibre Crop?

(A) Hemp

(B) Jute

(C) Tobacco

(D) Silk

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Recently, R S Sharma has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Ayushman Bharat scheme. The insurance scheme, Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana comes under which entity?

(A) National Health Authority

(B) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

(C) Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority

(D) Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority

ANSWERS: –  2(A) 

 

  1. The Operation Sard Hawa was launched by the Border Security Force in the western border of Rajasthan. In context to the same tell us in which year the “First Wall of Defence of Indian Territories” BSF was set up?

(A) 1962

(B) 1963

(C) 1964

(D) 1965

ANSWERS: -3(D)

 

  1. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has recently decided to set up an expert committee on Urban Co-operative Banks (UCBs). The management & dispute resolution mechanism in Urban Co-operative Banks is regulated by whom?

(A) Reserve Bank of India

(B) Registrar of Co-operative Societies

(C) Ministry of Finance

(D) State Bank of India

ANSWERS: –  4(B) 

 

  1. Recently, Ukraine has shown interest to procure some military hardware from India in addition to efforts to deepen its presence in the Indian defence market. What is the capital of Ukraine?

(A) Lviv

(B) Kyiv

(C) Odesa

(D) Kharkiv

ANSWERS: -5(B)

 

  1. A massive rally was organised by the Kuruba community to urge the state government of Karnataka to recommend the Centre inclusion of the community in the Scheduled Tribe (ST) list.

Consider the following statements regarding Kuruba –

(1) The Kurubas of Karnataka are a traditional sheep rearing community.

(2) Presently, the Kurubas come under the backward classes category.
(3) Other name of Kurubas in Maharashtra state is known by Rabaris.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (2) and (1)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) None of the above

 

ANSWERS: – 6(B)

 

  1. Recently, scientists have found the first geological evidence of an earthquake on the border of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, documented as the Sadiya earthquake in history.

Consider the following statements regarding Seismic Zones –

(I) India has been divided into four seismic zones based on scientific inputs relating to seismicity.

(II) BIS is the official agency for publishing the seismic hazard maps and codes.

(III) India is one of the highly earthquake affected countries because of the presence of tectonically active young fold

mountains.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (1) and (2)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) All are correct

 

ANSWERS: – 7(D) 

 

  1. Over a lakh migratory water birds arrived at the Pong Dam Lake Wildlife Sanctuary in Himachal Pradesh in winter 2020-21.

Consider the following statements regarding Pong dam –

(I) In 1975, Pong dam was built across the Beas River. It is also called the Pong reservoir or the Maharana Pratap Sagar.

(II) In 1983, the entire reservoir was declared as a Wildlife Sanctuary by the Himachal Pradesh government.

(III) In 1994, the Government of India declared it a “Wetland of National Importance”.

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

 

ANSWERS: – 8(D) 

 

  1. Recently, the Insurance Information Bureau of India released its Motor Annual Report.

Match the following –

(a) Human Development Index                          1- UNSDS

(b) Global Peace Index                                           2- UNDP

(c) World prosperity index                                  3- Institute for Economics and Peace

(d) Environmental Performance Index          4- Yale University

Options-

(A) a-1, b-4, c-3, d-2

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1, d-4

(C) a-1, b-2, c-4, d-3

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2, d-4

ANSWERS: – 9(B) 

 

  1. All the States except Tamil Nadu have availed benefits of the scheme for “Special Assistance to States for Capital Expenditure”.

Match the following states with their established year –

States                                               Founded Year

(a) Andhra Pradesh                   1- 1950

(b) Arunachal Pradesh             2- 1987

(c) Assam                                        3- 1956

Options

(A) a-1, b-2, c-3

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1

(C) a-3, b-2, c-1

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2

ANSWERS: – 10(C)

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