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Daily Current Affairs Quiz 13 February 2021

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 13 February 2021: Based on the Current Affairs and Important News of 13 February 2021 we have framed important current affairs questions for banking and competitive exams. These current affairs quiz questions will be helpful for upcoming competitive exams. Give our online current affairs test every day to be prepared for all Current Affairs Quiz 13 February 2021. 

  1. Which day of the year is celebrated as the World Radio Day globally?
    A) February 11
    B) February 10
    C) February 13
    D) February 12

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    Option C
    Explanation:
    World Radio Day is celebrated on 13 February each year to recognize radio as a powerful medium, which brings people together from every corner of the globe, to promote diversity and help build a more peaceful and inclusive world.

     

  2. The Annual Convention of Association of Domestic Tour Operators of India (ADTOI) 2021, has been organised in which place?
    A) Sabarmati Riverfront
    B) Sardar Sarovar Dam
    C) Gir National Park
    D) Statue of Unity

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    Option D
    Explanation:
    he Union Minister of State (IC) for Tourism & Culture, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurated the 10th Annual Convention-cum-Exhibition of Association of Domestic Tour Operators of India (ADTOI) at the Statue of Unity (SOU) in Kevadia, Gujarat.The three-day event has been organised from February 12 to 14, 2021.The theme of the convention is ‘Domestic Tourism – Hope for the revival- Dekho Apna Desh’.

     

  3. In India, the Samarpan Diwas is marked to commemorate the death anniversary of which India politician?
    A) Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya
    B) Atal Bihari Vajpayee
    C) Syama Prasad Mukherjee
    D) Ram Manohar Lohia

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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Pandit Deendayal Upadhyayay on his death anniversary on February 11, 2021. His death anniversary is observed as Samarpan Diwas across the country.

     

  4. The Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh recently inaugurated Jalabhishekam’ campaign in which state?
    A) Kerala
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Tamil Nadu
    D) Maharashtra

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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The state government of Madhya Pradesh has launched a water conservation campaign called ‘Jalabhishekam’, under which more than 57,000 water structures has been constructed. The campaign was inaugurated by the Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh virtually on February 11, 2021.

     

  5. When is the National Women’s Day observed in India?
    A) Second Saturday of February 
    B) 8 February
    C) 13 February

     

    D) 11 February

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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    In India, the National Women’s Day is observed every year on 13 February

     

  6. For the first time ISRO tested satellites, made by two Indian startups, at its UR Rao Satellite Centre. While one of the satellites was developed by the Pixxel, the other satellite was developed by which firm?
    A) Skyroot Aerospace
    B) Dhruva Space
    C) Earth2Orbit (E2O)
    D) SpaceKidz India

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    Option D
    Explanation:
    For the first time in its history, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has opened its UR Rao Satellite Centre in Bengaluru for testing satellites developed by the private sector. Two satellites, developed by the Indian startups SpaceKidz India and Pixxel (incorporated as Sygyzy) were tested at the UR Rao Satellite Centre.

     

  7. The Pakistan Army recently test fired its surface-to-surface ballastic missile ‘Babar’, which has a strike range of “high precision” up to ____________
    A) 150 km
    B) 450 km
    C) 200 km
    D) 300 km

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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Pakistan Army conducted a successful test-firing of a short range surface-to-surface ballastic missile ‘Babar’ on February 11, 2021.The Babur cruise missile IA was launched from Multi Tube Missile Launch Vehicle.This missile is capable of hitting land and sea targets with “high precision” up to 450 kilometres away.

     

  8. The World Bank has recently signed USD 100 million agreement with the Government of India to fund the CHIRAAG project. The project  is related to which state?
    A) Chhattisgarh
    B) Rajasthan
    C) Andhra Pradesh
    D) Assam

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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Government of India, jointly with the Government of Chhattisgarh has signed an agreement worth USD 100 million with the World Bank for project CHIRAAG (Chhattisgarh Inclusive Rural and Accelerated Agriculture Growth).

     

  9. How much amount has been committed by the EXIM Bank, through Line of Credit (LoC) to fund Greater Male Connectivity Project of the Government of Maldives?
    A) USD 500 million
    B) USD 400 million
    C) USD 300 million
    D) USD 700 million

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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) will provide USD 400 million to Maldives through Line of Credit (LoC) to fund Greater Male Connectivity Project. The agreement under the LoC will be effective from January 28, 2021.

     

  10. Name the author of the book ‘Turn Around India: 2020- Surmounting Past Legacy’
    A) V.K. Tripathi
    B) Anish Sachdeva
    C) R.P. Gupta
     

    D) H.R. Swami

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    Option C
    Explanation:
    A book titled ‘Turn Around India: 2020- Surmounting Past Legacy’, was launched by Jual Oram, a parliamentarian and the Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Defence on February 10, 2021. The book has been authored by RP Gupta and published by Himalaya Publishing House.

     

  11. What is the theme of the World Radio Day 2021?
    A) New World, New Radio
    B) Dialogue, Tolerance and Peace
    C) Radio and diversity
    D) Radio and Sports

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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The theme of World Radio Day 2021 is ‘”New World, New Radio”.

    • The theme is further divided into three sub-themes
      • Evolution
      • Innovation
      • Connection

     

  12. The National Women’s Day of India is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of which female?
    A) Annie Besant
    B) Indira Gandhi
    C) Mother Teresa
    D) Sarojini Naidu

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    Option D
    Explanation:
    In India, the National Women’s Day is observed every year on 13 February to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sarojini Naidu, also known as the Nightingale of India.

     

 

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