Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 6

51Famous _______ actor and folk singer Kalabhavan Mani passed away in Mar 2016. He was 45.
 A) Kannada
 B) Tamil
 C) Telugu
 D) Malayalam
  
52Who won the 63rd National Award in the 'Best Lyricist' category as announced by the Central Government in Mar 2016?
 A) Amitabh Bhattacharya
 B) Varun Grover
 C) Varun Grover
 D) Irshad Kamil

53"World TB Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 22-Mar
 B) 23-Mar
 C) 24-Mar
 D) 25-Mar
  
54Which country won the Asia Cup T20 title held in Mar 2016?
 A) Bangladesh
 B) Sri Lanka
 C) Pakistan
 D) India
  
55Former world number one tennis player ___________ has announced in Mar 2016 that she failed a drugs test at the Australian Open this year as she was tested positive for meldonium which is a banned substance.
 A) Ana Ivanovi?
 B) Maria Sharapova
 C) Serena Williams
 D) Caroline Wozniacki
  
56Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has announced to withdraw proposal to tax Employee Provident Fund (EPF) withdrawals today in the Lok Sabha. As per the proposal ________ of the amount deposited in the EPF account of the employee would be taxable at the time of withdrawal.
 A) 25%
 B) 40%
 C) 50%
 D) 60%
  
57Famous Dogri poetess and writer ___________ has been awarded with the Krutitava Smagra Samman for 2015 by the Bharatiya Bhasha Parishad in Kolkata in Mar 2016 for her tireless contribution in literature and Dogri Language.
 A)  Dhian Singh
 B) Padma Sachdev
 C) Shailender Singh
 D) Bal Krishan Bhaura
  
58Who won the 63rd National Award in the 'Best Music Director' category as announced by the Central Government in Mar 2016?
 A) A.R. Rahman
 B) M. Jayachandran
 C) Anupam Roy
 D) Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
  
59Telecom operator ______________ has announced in Mar 2016 to provide free WiFi services at six cricket stadiums during the upcoming T20 World Cup matches.
 A) Vodafone
 B) Bharti Airtel
 C) Reliance Jio
 D) Idea Cellular
  
60Which city will host BRICS Friendship Cities Conclave in April 2016 which will involve top Urban Policy makers and Planners from BRICS Nations, as announced by the government in Mar 2016?
 A) New Delhi
 B) Mumbai
 C) Bangalore
 D) Hyderabad

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Answers:
51Ans) Malayalam
52Ans) Varun Grover
53Ans) 24-Mar
54Ans) India
55Ans) Maria Sharapova
56Ans) 60%
57Ans) Padma Sachdev
58Ans) M. Jayachandran
59Ans) Reliance Jio
60Ans) Mumbai

 
 
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