10 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 10 December 2019 gk question

10 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 10 December 2019 gk question

10 December 2019 gk question

(1) In which state the first animal farmer credit card has been distributed?
A – Uttar Pradesh
B – Haryana
C – Bihar
D – Madhya Pradesh
Answer: Haryana
(Explanation) – The first animal farmer credit cards were distributed among 101 farmers of Bhiwani, Haryana. The Haryana government has targeted to issue 10 lakh cattle farmers credit cards by March 2021.
Benefit:
Using this card, farmers can buy buffalo, cow and even electronic goods. Under the scheme, banks pay Rs 40783 and Rs 60249 respectively for cows and buffalo. The credit amount is Rs 4063 for each goat and sheep. In the case of a pig, it is Rs 16337 per pig. For chickens, this is Rs 720 per layer and Rs 161 per broiler hen.

Current Affairs 10 December 2019

(2) The Global Climate Risk Index 2020 has been released by
A – World Bank
B – Germanwatch
C – Government of India
D – America
Answer: Germanwatch
(Explanation) – The Global Climate Risk Index 2020 describes the extent to which countries and regions have been affected by weather-related damage events (hurricanes, floods, heat waves, etc.). GermanWatch is an independent development and environmental organization based in Bonn and Berlin (Germany) that works for sustainable global development. In the year 2018, Japan is the most affected country due to climate change, while Germany and Canada are also the most affected, being in the bottom 10.
About India:
The fifth weakest country is India. India’s rank is getting worse year after year. In 2017 it is ranked 14th and in 2018 it is ranked 5th. India recorded the highest number of deaths due to climate change i.e. due to heavy rains and landslides.

Daily current affairs: 10 December 2019

(3) To whom is the Siu-Ka-Fa Award given?
A – Ravish Kumar
B – David Attenborough
C – Narendra Modi
D – Padmeshwar Gogoi
Answer – Padmeshwar Gogoi
(Explanation) – Dr. Padmeshwar Gogoi has been awarded the Siu-Ka-Fa Award for his contribution in the field of Botany and Science. The Siu-ka-Fa Award instituted by the Central Committee of various ethnic groups and organizations in Golughat district has been given. The inaugural edition of the award includes a citation, a memento, a Chelleng Chador and Rs 10,000.

Current Affairs 10 December 2019

(4) According to Lancet Global Health, which country has the highest number of cervical cancer deaths in 2018?
A – Pakistan
B – Nepal
C – America
D – India
Answer – India
(Explanation) – According to a research paper published by Lancet Global Health, India had the highest number of deaths due to cervical cancer in 2018. The report, Estimating Cervical Cancer Incidence and Mortality Rate in 2018: A Worldwide Analysis, also said that India and China together made up more than one-third of global cervical cancer burden in 2018.
In which India is contributing with 97% cases and 60,000 deaths, while China recorded more than 106,000 cases and 48,000 deaths. Whereas China had the highest number of cases and India had the highest number of deaths, which further showed 35% cervical cancer burden in these two countries.

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 10 December 2019

(5) How many USD has India provided to Bangladesh as a line of credit?
A – 100 million
B – 200 million
C – 400 million
D – 500 million
Answer – 500 million
(Explanation) – India has provided a $ 500 million credit line to Bangladesh for defense related purchases in the neighboring country. This credit will be provided by Export-Import Bank of India. Out of the total credits under the agreement by Exim Bank, goods and services including consultancy services worth at least 75 percent of the contract value will be supplied by the seller from India and the remaining 25 percent may be supply of goods and services. The purchase will be made by the seller for the purpose of the eligible contract from outside India including Bangladesh.
(6) Where was the 8th edition of the Embassy’s annual festival inaugurated?
A – Afghanistan
B – Riyadh
C – India
D – Pakistan
Answer: Riyadh
(Explanation) – The Embassy’s annual film festival saw the title “Ambassador’s Choice: Screening of Films” in which the popular Hindi film ‘Dangal’ was screened in Riyadh. The twelve-day ceremony, which is being held from 5 to 18 December, is the eighth edition of the Embassy’s annual festival. Apart from Saudi and Indian films, the festival will also feature popular films from Brazil, Ukraine, Bangladesh, Spain, Kazakhstan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Mexico.

10 December 2019 gk question


(7) Who has been unanimously appointed as the Chairman of the Asian Development Bank?
A – Haruhiko Kuroda
B – Matsugu Asakawa
C – Tadao China
D – Takehiko Nakao
Answer: Matsugu Asakawa
(Explanation) – Matsugu Asakawa has been unanimously elected as the Chairman of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) by its Board of Governors and is currently the Special Adviser to the Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Japan. He will take over as the 10th Chairman of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on 17 January 2020. He will replace Takehiko Nakao, who will leave office on 16 January 2020.
Asian Development Bank:
Established on 19 December 1966 for regional development. Headquartered in Metro Manila, Philippines. The Asian Development Bank now has 68 member countries.

Daily current affairs: 10 December 2019

(8) Law State scheme has been launched by which state government?
A – Odisha
B – Madhya Pradesh
C – Andhra Pradesh
D – Bihar
Answer: Andhra Pradesh
(Explanation) – The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, announced the Law Nestam Scheme in Tadepalli, Andhra Pradesh. This scheme will help in providing a stipend of 5000 per month to junior lawyers. Recently, the Andhra Pradesh government raised Rs 100 crore in the lawyer’s fund. Allocated.

(9) Who has been appointed as the new chairman of the National Stock Exchange?
A – Rajkumar Singh
B – Surendra Kohli
C – Ravi Chawla
D – Girish Chaturvedi
Answer: Girish Chaturvedi
(Explanation) – Girish Chaturvedi has been appointed as the new chairman of the National Stock Exchange. He succeeds Ashok Chawla, who resigned from the post in January following allegations of Aircel-Maxis corruption. Girish Chaturvedi is a former bureaucrat who retired from the Indian Administrative Service.
About National Stock Exchange:
It is located in Mumbai. It was established in the year 1992 as the first demat exchange in the country. Vikram Limaye is the managing director and chief executive officer of the National Stock Exchange.

Current Affairs 10 December 2019

(10) Which state government launched anti-depredation squad in the state?
A – Punjab
B – Delhi
C – Maharashtra
D – Assam
Answer: Assam
(Explanation) – The Assam State Government started an Anti-Depression Squad in the forest area to prevent human-animal conflict. To ensure the safety of both human and wildlife, the state government will have 15 heads deployed in the districts of conflict zones and under its squad 12 bore pumps, action guns (150) and 1500 rounds of rubber will be used.