Q1. After the late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, who was the first Indian Prime Minister to visit the UAE?
[A] Atal Behari Vajpayee
[B] Manmοhan Singh
[C] V P Singh
[D] Narendra Mοdi
Correct Answer: D [Narendra Modi]
Prime Minister Modi’s recent visit to the United Arab Emirates marks his fifth visit to the country since taking office in 2014.
He has the honour of being the first Indian prime minister to visit. United Arab Emirates for more than 30 years. The late Indira Gandhi was the last Prime Minister of India to visit the United Arab Emirates in 1981.
Q2. Which agency publishes the “National Multidimensional Poverty Index”?
[C] NITI Aayog
Correct Answer: C [NITI Aayog]
The second edition of The Multidimensional National Poverty Index (MPI) was recently published by NITI Aayog.
According to a report by Niti Aayοg, a remarkable 13.5 million people have been lifted out of multidimensional poverty, as measured by progress in health care, education and living standards, over a period of time 5 years until March 2021. Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh experienced the fastest poverty reduction during this period.
Q3. Synchronicity, attention, related to what sport?
Correct Answer: B [Swimming]
Swim, formerly known as synchronized, witnessed the first time male athletes participated in the Olympics.
Some countries, such as the United States, Japan, Germany, and China, have male swimmers competing at world championships. Spain and Italy also have prominent male competitors in the sport.
Q4. Which state has announced “CM Rise” schools?
[B] Madhya Pradesh
Correct Answer: B [Madhya Pradesh]
quality education, the Madhya Pradesh government decided to establish 9,000 “CM Rise” schools.
During his visit to Shajapur district, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan inaugurated the CM Rise school in Gulana village.He also announced that the school would be dedicated to the famous jurist and social reformer, Babasaheb Ambedkar.
Q5. What is the subsidized chana dal brand sold by the Ministry of Food and Consumer Affairs?
[A] India Dhal
[B] Bharat Dhal
[C] Janata Dhal
[D] Antyodaya Dhal
Correct Answer: B [Bharat Dhal]
Recently, the Minister of Food and Consumer Affairs, Piyush Goyal, launched the sale of subsidized chana dal under the brand name ‘Bharat Dal’ at the price of Rs 60/kg.
This initiative aims to make legumes more accessible and affordable for consumers.