Current Affairs Quiz: 11 February 2020
The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as Delhi Elections 2020, World Unani Day and Mukhyamantri Pariwar Smridhi Scheme among others.
11 February 2020: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as Delhi Elections 2020, World Unani Day and Mukhyamantri Pariwar Smridhi Scheme among others.
1. How many seats are there in Delhi Assembly?
2. Who is the Delhi BJP President?
a) Subash Chopra
b) Gautam Gambhir
c) JP Nadda
d) Manoj Tiwari
3. When is World Unani Day celebrated?
a) February 11th
b) February 10th
c) February 8th
d) February 12th
4. Which state government recently launched Mukhyamantri Pariwar Smridhi Scheme?
d) Uttar Pradesh
5. Which state government has announced to ban CFL and filament bulbs from November 2020?
a) Madhya Pradesh
c) West Bengal
6. When is world pulses day observed every year across the globe?
a) 8th February
b) 9th February
c) 10th February
d) 11th February
7. Who among the following was recently selected as the best emerging female player of 2019 by FIH?
a) Julieta Jankunas
c) Frederique Matla
d) Anita Mandal
8. Which country revealed that it has 'neutralised' 101 Syrian troops?
1. (c) 70
The Delhi Assembly has 70 constituencies. In the 2015 Delhi Elections, AAP had won 67 seats, BJP had won three seats and the Congress had drawn a blank.
2. (d) Manoj Tiwari
Manoj Tiwari was appointed as the Delhi BJP president in 2016. He had led the BJP to a record victory in the 2017 MCD elections.
3. (a) February 11th
The World Unani Day is observed every year on February 11. The day commemorates the birth anniversary of great Unani scholar and social reformer Hakim Ajmal Khan.
4. (c) Haryana
Haryana’s Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar launched Mukhyamantri Pariwar Smridhi scheme on the completion of 100 days of state government. The government will provide two thousand rupees to poor farmers in three installments in this scheme.
5. (d) Kerala
Kerala’s Finance Minister Thomas Isaac announced in the state budget that Kerala will ban the sale of both compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) and incandescent (filament) bulbs from November 2020. All street lights and bulbs in government offices will be replaced with LED lights.
6. (c) 10th February
World Pulses Day is celebrated on February 10 every year around the world. World pulses day is celebrated by the United Nations to recognize the importance of pulses as a healthy food.
7. (b) Frederique Matla
India’s forward player Lalremsiami has been selected as the 2019 FIH Women’s Rising Star of the Year. She defeated Argentina’s Julieta Jankunas and Frederique Matla of the Netherlands.
8. (a) Turkey
Turkey announced on February 11, 2020 that it neutralized 101 Syrian regime soldiers following a bombardment that killed five Turkish soldiers in Syria's Idlib region on February 10. Syria's Idlib region is the last major rebel-held region.