19 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 19 december 2019 gk question

19 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 19 december 2019 gk question

19 december 2019 gk question

(1) Which state police has got the ‘President’s Colors Award’?
A – Delhi
B – Madhya Pradesh
C – Gujarat
D – Maharashtra
Answer: Gujarat
(Explanation) – Gujarat Police was presented the ‘President Colors’ Award by Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu at a function held at Karai Police Academy in Gandhi Nagar on December 15, 2019. Gujarat has now become the seventh state to receive this prestigious award, also known as a mark, a symbol, which all police officers of Gujarat wear on the sleeve of the left hand of their uniform. A new logo of the Gujarat Police was also unveiled and the force was honored with a specially designed flag and insignia.

Current Affairs 19 December 2019

(2) Recently how long has the Government of India extended the time limit for ‘Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan’
A – 2025
B – 2021
C – 2020
D – 2022
Answer – 2020
(Explanation) – Recently the Government of India has extended the deadline for ‘Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan’ to March 2020. The main objective of the campaign is to make public spaces favorable for persons with disabilities. The scheme was launched by the Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.

Daily current affairs: 19 December 2019

(3) Who will host the 36th International Geological Congress 2020?
A – America
B – India
C – China
D – Japan
Answer – India
(Explanation) – India is going to host the 36th International Geological Congress (IGC) in New Delhi during the first week of March 2020. The theme for next year’s conference is ‘Geology: Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development’.
About International Geological Congress (IGC):
It is popularly described as’ the Olympics of futurity. IGC is a prestigious global geoscientific event held once every four years, in which around 5000-6000 geologists from around the world participate.

19 december 2019 gk question

(4) Who will be the next chief of the Indian Army?
A – Sanjay Verma
B – Sukhwinder Singh
C – Narinder Sodhi
D – Manoj Mukund Narwana
Answer: Manoj Mukund Narwana
(Explanation) – Lieutenant General Manoj Mukund Narwane is going to become the next chief of the Indian Army. The three-year term of the current Army Chief Bipin Rawat ends on 31 December as he is retiring. The Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) is considered one of the biggest reforms of the Indian Army as he will head all three services and will own the nuclear arsenal powers.

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 19 December 2019

(5) On which date Bangladesh celebrated its 49th Victory Day?
A – 19 December
B – 17 December
C – 16 December
D – 18 December
Answer: 16 December
(Explanation) – Bangladesh celebrated its 49th Victory Day on 16 December 2019. The event marks the day when Bangladesh gained independence from Pakistan and became an independent nation in 1971. It became a nation under the leadership of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. For the first time, a 30-member Indian Army band participated in the Victory Day Parade in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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(6) Who has been appointed as the new CMD of National Aluminum Company Limited?
A – Shanta Goshwami
B – Nitendra Verma
C – Sridhar Patra
D – Ashok Gehlot
Answer – Sridhar Patra
(Explanation) – The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed Sridhar Patra as the new Chairman-cum-Managing Director (CMD) of National Aluminum Company Limited (NALCO). He has been appointed as CMD of NALCO till the date of his retirement ie till 31 October 2024 or until further orders, whichever is earlier. Currently, he is the Director (Finance) at NALCO.

(7) Who has been appointed as the new Commandant of National Defense College?
A – Arjan Singh
B – D. Chaudhary
C – P. Raghuvanshi
D – S. K. Sinha
Answer – D. Chaudhary
(Explanation) – Air Marshal D. Chaudhary took over as the new Commandant of the National Defense College (NDC). He took over from Vice Admiral Srikanth. Prior to this appointment, Air Marshal Chaudhary was Senior Air Staff Officer at Western Air Command in New Delhi.

Daily current affairs: 19 December 2019

(8) In which year was the Unified Payments Interface launched in India?
A – 2016
B – 2017
C – 2018
D – 2019
Answer – 2016
(Explanation) – Unified Payments Interface was introduced in India in the year 2016. Unified Payments Interface-UP | A system that empowers multiple bank accounts to merge multiple banking facilities into a single mobile application (any partner bank), seamless fund routing and merchant payment into one place. It also fulfills the “Peer to Peer” collection request that can be scheduled and paid according to need and convenience.

(9) According to the report of the World Economic Forum, what is India’s position in terms of Gender Gap?
A – 99
B – 112
C – 132
D – 109
Answer – 112
(Explanation) – On December 17, the World Economic Forum released its report, according to which India ranked 112 in terms of gender gap. The report said that India has been ranked in the last five in terms of livelihood and economic participation. India was ranked 108 in the year 2018. According to the report, its performance in the year 2019 was weak.

19 december 2019 gk question

(10) A festival has started in Manipur to promote fruits and encourage its growers, what is the name of this festival?
A – Apple
B – Mango
C – Banana
D – Orange
Answer: Orange
(Explanation) – State level orange festival started in Manipur from 16 December. The festival will be held on December 16-18, 2019. The 3-day festival was inaugurated by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh did the district headquarters at Tamenglong.