Current Affairs April 2017 Quiz - 1

1_________________ has been appointed as the new chairman of Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC).
 A) Ram Tirath
 B) Ananya Ray
 C) Vanaja N. Sarna
 D) Vijay Ram
2__________________________ has been selected for the US India Business Council Award.
 A) Uday Shankar
 B) Dilip Shanghvi
 C) Mukesh Aghi
 D) N Chandrababu Naidu
3The_________________Foundation day (Utkal Divas) is being celebrated by odisa.
 A) 85st
 B) 81st
 C) 91st
 D) 84st
4The ___________________ has proposed to set up a separate enforcement department to oversee possible breaches of rules and take punitive actions against those who violate them.
 A) Central Bank Of India
 B) Reserve Bank Of India
 C) State Bank Of India
 D) Oriental Bank Of Commerce
5The overall fiscal liabilities of Himachal Pradesh has increased to 41,197 crore rupees in 2015-16 with a growth of ______________________ over the previous year.
 A) 8%
 B) 9%
 C) 5%
 D) 7.5%
6The second unit of________________________ has started commercial generation of power.
 A) Kakrapar Atomic Power Station
 B) Tarapur Atomic Power Station
 C) Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant
 D) Gorakhpur Atomic Power Station
7_______________________ has set up a summit clash with Olympic champion Carolina Marin after defeating Korean Sung Ji Hyun in the semi-finals of the India Super Series.
 A) Sakshi Malik
 B) Sonia Mirza
 C) Saina Nehwal
 D) P V Sindhu
8__________________ has committed an "official development assistance" (ODA) of 371.345 billion yen (about Rs 21,590 crore) under 2016-2017 for various infrastructure projects, including the dedicated freight corridor, in India.
 A) Italy
 B) Germany
 C) Japan
 D) Poland
9A mega conference of world parliamentarians has kicked off in __________________, promising to focus on ways and means to end political and economic inequality and uphold democracy and human rights.
 A) Moymonsingha
 B) Dhaka
 C) Pabna
 D) Patna
1019th Commonwealth Forestry Conference (CFC) 2017 has started at Forest Research Institute (FRI) in ______________________.
 A) Nainital
 B) Dehradun
 C) Benaras
 D) Musouri

1Ans)Vanaja N. Sarna
2Ans)N Chandrababu Naidu
3Ans) 81st
4Ans)Reserve Bank Of India
5Ans) 8%
6Ans) Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant
7Ans)P V Sindhu
8Ans) Japan
9Ans) Dhaka
10Ans) Dehradun

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