Current Affairs December 2016 Quiz - 26

251The Department of Posts under the Ministry of Communication has released the special stamp on freedom fighter ____________________.
 A) Sarojini Naidu
 B) Sardar Vallabhai Patel
 C) Gaya Prasad Katiyar
 D) Rani Lakshmi Bai
252The registration fees for Hindus and other minority community people from three neighbouring countries comprising Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh to register as Indian Citizen have been reduced drastically to _______________from Rs. 15,000.
 A) Rs. 100
 B) Rs. 1000
 C) Rs. 1500
 D) Rs. 500
253The Karnataka Vikas Gramin Bank (KVGB) has launched a innovative scheme named ________________for employing women in villages to promote and improve cashless transactions in rural areas.
 A) Bank Mitra
 B) Bank Mita
 C) Bank Sakhi
 D) Bank Mitali
254__________________has won the title of the $ 10,000 ITF Hong Kong F4 Futures.
 A) Prerna Bhambri
 B) Yuki Bhambri
 C) Ganga Devi
 D) S. Shakir Ali
255__________________has been appointed as the first female Director of Vatican Museums.
 A) Ankita Raina
 B) Sumit Nagal
 C) Yuki Bhambri
 D) Prarthana Thombare
256The first functional Pacemaker from human_________________ has been developed by a group of scientists from the McEwen centre for Regenerative Medicine.
 A) bone Marrow
 B) skin cells
 C) stem cells
 D) Epidermal Langerhans cell
257_____________________ has passed a new law to levy environment tax on polluters, especially on heavy industries.
 A) China
 B) Pakistan
 C) India
 D) Nepal
258US Astronomer __________________has passed away at the age of 88.
 A) Mick Jagger
 B) Vera Rubin
 C) John Glenn
 D) Gus Grissom
259_____________________ has passed away at the age of 83.
 A) Charles Bolden
 B) Alan Shepard
 C) Ratnasiri Wickremanayake
 D) Buzz Aldrin
260____________________, 1986 batch IPS officer has been appointed as the new Director General of Police of Jammu and Kashmir.
 A) Scott Kelly
 B) Gordon Cooper
 C) Dr. Shesh Pal Vaid
 D) Scott Carpenter

251Ans) Gaya Prasad Katiyar
252Ans) Rs. 100
253Ans) Bank Sakhi
254Ans) Yuki Bhambri
255Ans) Yuki Bhambri
256Ans)  stem cells
257Ans) China
258Ans) Vera Rubin
259Ans) Ratnasiri Wickremanayake
260Ans) Dr. Shesh Pal Vaid

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