Weekly Current Affairs Quiz 4 to 10 March 2019

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It’s important for competitive exam aspirants to be aware of what is happening around. Current affairs are an important part of all the recruitment and competitive exams. So here we brought the current affairs quiz based on the events of the previous week. The questions of this quiz are based on the Ayodhya land dispute case and other events that took place between 4 March to 10 March 2019.

Here is the current affairs quiz for 4 March to 10 March.

Questions

Q.1  India signed a pact with Russia on 7th Match 2019. What is this pact about?

Q.2  What is ‘Yuvashree Arpan’ and which state government has launched it?

Q.3  Who are the members of court-monitored mediation in the Ayodhya land dispute case?

Q.4  What is ‘One Nation, One Card’ Model and which ministry has introduced it?

Q.5  From which state Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan Yojana on March 5, 2019?

Q.6  According to the reports released by IQ Air AirVisual and Greenpeace, which city was ranked as the World’s most polluted city of 2018?

Q.7  Which country has recently become the 124th member of International Criminal Court?

Q.8  According to the National Annual Rural Sanitation Survey (NARSS) 2018-19, around what percent of the households in Rural India have access to the toilet?

Q.9  When the International Women’s Day is observed?

Q.10  As per Swachh Survekshan 2019, which city was adjudged as India’s Cleanest City for the third consecutive year?

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz Answers

Here are the descriptive answers of all the asked questions. Read these answers to boost your knowledge of current affairs.

Ans.1  On 7th March 2019 India signed a deal of US $3 billion with Russia for the leasing of nuclear-powered attack submarine for Indian Navy for a period of 10 days.

Ans.2  The Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee has unveiled a new scheme Yuvashree Arpan to encourage entrepreneurship among the youngsters. Under this scheme ITI or other polytechnic institutes pass outs will become will be eligible to get financial support of Rs One Lakh from the state MSME department to set up their own business.

Ans.3   The three member of court-monitored mediation in the Ayodhya land dispute case is; Retired Justice F M Ibrahim Kalifulla, Founder of Art of Living Foundation, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Senior Advocate and an expert mediator, Sriram Panchu.

Ans.4  Ministry of housing & urban affairs introduced the ‘One Nation, One Card’ Model in India. This model will allow the customers to use one card for all transportation services including metro, bus, suburban railways, toll, parking, smart city, and retail. 

Ans.5  Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan Yojana (PM-SYM) from Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Its a mega pension scheme and was announced in the Interim Budget 2019.

Ans.6  Seven Indian cities are among the 10 most polluted cities of India. Grugram ranked as the most polluted city of 2018.

Ans.7  Malaysia has become the 124th member of the International Criminal Court.

Ans.8  NARSS has found that 96.5% of the households in rural India who have access to a toilet use it.

Ans.9  International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8 every year.

Ans.10  In the central government’s Swachh Survekshan 2019 survey Indore was adjudged as India’s Cleanest City for the third consecutive year.

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