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Daily Current Affairs Quiz 19 October 2022

Question 1

Which of the following statements is correct about the DIKSHA platform?

1. It has been identified as one of the 12 Digital Global Goods by India.

2. India is the first country in the world to provide QR-coded textbooks to elementary school children through the DIKSHA platform.

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Question 2

Recently, a tiger codenamed T-113 has been shifted from Ranthambore Tiger Reserve to ________________.

Question 3

Union Cabinet approves increase in MSP for 6 Rabi crops for marketing season 2023-24. What is the new MSP for Wheat?

Question 4

Which of the following statements is correct about the Committee on Official Language?

1. Union Home Minister is the head of the Committee and the committee has a total of 25 members.

2. Committee on Official Language submitted its 11th volume of the report to the President in October 2022.

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Question 5

PM Modi recently inaugurated Indian Urban Housing Conclave-2022 (IUHC-2022). Where is IUHC-2022 being organized by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs?

Question 6

Who among the following has won the Booker Prize 2022 for his novel ‘The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida’?

Question 7

FAO and WFP warn that food insecurity will deteriorate further in 19 hotspots. Which of the following is not one of the 19 hotspots?

Question 8

Indian junior women's team clinched 10m air pistol gold medal at the ISSF World Championship by defeating ____________.

Question 9

Consider the following statements about the Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2022:

1. India has the largest number of poor people in the world, it is followed by Nigeria.

2. During 2005-06 and 2019-21, 41.5 crore people in India climbed out of poverty.

3. The poverty rate has fallen from 36.6 per cent in 2015-2016 to 21.2 per cent in 2019-2021 in rural areas.

How many of the above statements is/ are correct?

Question 10

What is the name of former Indian cricketer who has been appointed as the new president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India?

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