26 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 26 december 2019 gk question

26 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 26 december 2019 gk question

26 december 2019 gk question

(1) Who has been appointed as the new Foreign Secretary?
A – Govind Agrawal
B – Naresh Arya
C – Harshvardhan Shringla
D – Suresh Horn Baghel
Answer: Harshvardhan Shringla
(Explanation) – He will succeed Vijay Gokhale. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet officially announced the appointment of Shrangala, making him the 33rd Foreign Secretary of the country.
Harshvardhan Shringla served as Ambassador to Bangkok from the year 2014 to 2016 and later served as High Commissioner for two years in Dhaka.

Current Affairs 26 December 2019

(2) Where has the Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Nityananda Rai inaugurated a state-of-the-art DNA analysis center?
A – Karnataka
B – Chhattisgarh
C – Jharkhand
D – Chandigarh
Answer – Chandigarh
(Explanation) – On 23 December 2019, Minister of State for Home Affairs Shri Nityanand Rai inaugurated a state-of-the-art DNA analysis center at CFSL, Chandigarh. This new Advanced Forensic DNA Analysis Lab has been set up under the Nirbhaya Fund Scheme, with an allocation of Rs 9.76 crore.

The Directorate of Forensic Science Services under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has established Central Forensic Science Laboratories (CFSLs) in the country. They are located in Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Chandigarh, Guwahati (Assam), Hyderabad (Telangana), Pune (Maharashtra) and Kolkata (West Bengal).

Daily current affairs: 26 December 2019

(3) Where is the 32nd Intelligence Bureau (IB) organized in the Centenary Endowment Lecture?
A – Assam
B – Gujarat
C – Maharashtra
D – Delhi
Answer: Delhi
(Explanation) – The 32nd Intelligence Bureau (IB) Shatabdi Endowment Lecture has been held in New Delhi. The event was attended by the Honorable Home Minister Amit Shah.

26 december 2019 gk question

(4) For the implementation of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Development Fund (FIDF), which of the following first signed the Tripartite MoA (MOA)?
A – Government of Tamil Nadu
B – NABARD
C – Fisheries Department, Government of India
D. ALL OF THE ABOVE
Answer – All of the above
(Explanation) – The first tripartite agreement was signed between the Department of Fisheries, Government of India, NABARD and Government of Tamil Nadu for the implementation of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Development Fund (FIDF).
To meet the infrastructure requirement for the fisheries sector, the fund has been created as a fisheries and aquaculture infrastructure development fund with a total cost of Rs 7522.48 crore.
The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) and all scheduled banks are nodal lending institutions (NLEs) to provide concessional finance under FIDF.

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 26 December 2019

(5) Where is the ‘EcoClub’ program of the National Green Corps organized?
A – Goa
B – Madhya Pradesh
C – Gujarat
D – Rajasthan
Answer: Gujarat
(Explanation) – The first annual meeting of state nodal agencies implementing the ‘EcoClub’ program of the National Green Corps of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MOEF & CC) organized by the Ministry of Environment Education Division of the Ministry in Kevadia, Gujarat in collaboration with the GEER Foundation done.
Under this scheme, the ‘EcoClub’ program of the National Green Corps (NGC) was launched in 2001-2002, which aims to provide school children with experience through their immediate environment, their inner interactions and the problems faced by them. Had to give information about The objective of the program is to develop a proper attitude towards the environment and sensitize children on issues related to environment and development.
The publication developed by the Environmental Education Division for EcoClub students was released under the title ‘Glimpses of EcoClub’, a handbook on international environmental conferences and events as well as a handbook on important environmental days.

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(6) When is National Consumer Day celebrated?
A – 23 December
B – 22 December
C – 21 December
D – 24 December
Answer: 24 December
(Explanation) – National Consumer Day is observed on 24 December.
(7) Which of the following archaeologist has been honored at the Silver Jubilee International Conference of Arts in Bangladesh?
A – Vignesh Malik
B – Rajendra Tripathi
C – R. Nagaswamy
D – S. Beniwal
Answer: R. Nagaswamy
(Explanation) – Archaeologist R. Nagaswamy received the Bangladesh Culture Minister K.M. at the Silver Jubilee International Conference of Arts in Dhaka. Khalid was honored for his contributions to art, archeology, history and culture. The silver jubilee edition of the Journal of Bengal Art was dedicated to Sri Nagaswamy, with articles written by international scholars.

Daily current affairs: 26 December 2019

(8) To tackle air pollution, which city has come up with a unique initiative of “Oxygen Parlor”?
A – Nashik
B – Nagpur
C – Bhopal
D – Kerala
Answer: Nashik
(Explanation) – The concept of oxygen parlor is based on the recommendation of the National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA). an ‘Oxygen Parlor’ has been opened at the Nashik Railway Station to provide passengers an experience to breathe clean air.
This initiative has come with the efforts of Aero Guard in collaboration with Indian Railways.

(9) Who among the following has been named as ITF World Champion, 2019?
A – Novak Djokovic
B – David Theme
C – Rafael Nadal
D – Roger Federer
Answer: Rafael Nadal
(Explanation) – The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced that Ashley Barty of Australia and Rafael Nadal of Spain have been named as ITF World Champion, 2019. Barty is the first Australian to be named as the ITF Women’s World Champion, becoming the first Australian woman to reach number 1 in the world rankings since Ivon Galagong Kevali in 1976.
Nadal is the fifth player to emerge as No. 1 at the end of the year on five or more occasions along with Jimmy Connors, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Pete Sampras.
Hungary’s Timia Babos and France’s Kristina Mladenovic will win the women’s doubles category.

26 december 2019 gk question

(10) Which of the following Indian weightlifters set two national records in the women’s 64 kg weight category at the International Cup 2019 from Qatar?
A – Jeremy Lalinunga
B – Punam Yadav
C – Mirabai Chanu
D – Rakhi Halder
Answer: Rakhi Halder
(Explanation) – Indian weightlifter Rakhi Haldar set two new national records by winning bronze in the women’s 64 kg weight category at the Qatar International Cup in Doha.