Current Affairs August 22 2017 Questions and Answers

August 22 2017 Current Affairs Questions and Answers with an Explanation

Q1. Who has been appointed as the new director general of Railway Protection Force (RPF)?
A. Dharmendra Kumar
B. S H Prakash
C. Brij Mohanty
D. Nikhil Singh

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Answer: A – Dharmendra Kumar

Q2. The project which was inaugurated by Karnataka Government for clouding seeding is?
A. Clean Ganga Project
B. Project Varshadhari
C. Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
D. Smart Cities Project

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Answer: B – Project Varshadhari

Q3. Who inaugurated Swasth Bachche Swasth Bharat Programme ?
A. Shri Suresh Prabhu
B. Shri Prakash Javadekar
C. Shri Nagesh raj
D. Shri Rajesh Sharma

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Answer: B – Shri Prakash Javadekar

Q4. With which of the following state governments has Samsung India collaborated for a notebook donation drive?wje
A. Odisha
B. Madhya Pradesh
C. Karnataka
D. Maharashtra

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Answer: C – Karnataka

Q5. Who is the Executive Director of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)?
A. Mamta Suri
B. Monica Das
C. Mahima Awasthi
D. Maya Kapoor

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Answer: A – Mamta Suri

Q6. Which medal did the Shapath Bharadwaj win Junior Shotgun World Cup?
A. Gold
B. Bronze Prize
C. Consolation prize
D. Silver

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Answer: B – Bronze Prize

Q7. Ashok Leyland on August 22, 2017 signed an agreement with IIT-_______ to set up Centre of Battery Engineering.
A. Ropar
B. Tirupati
C. Jodhpur
D. Madras

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Answer: D – Madras