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Top Current Affairs Quiz: 11 June 2019

11 June 2019: 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 the topics like PM Modi's visit to Sri Lanka, Amitabh Bachchan's Twitter account hacked and Pro-tem speaker appointed among others.

Jun 11, 2019 17:33 IST

11 June 2019: 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 the topics like PM Modi's visit to Sri Lanka, Amitabh Bachchan's Twitter account hacked and Pro-tem speaker appointed among others.

1. The wreckage of which Indian Air Force aircraft was found in Arunachal Pradesh recently?

a) AN-32
b) Mig-21
c) Mirage 2000
d) Boeing 707

2. Which country announced on June 11, 2019 to ban single use plastics from 2021?

a) Thailand
b) Canada
c) Japan
d) Russia

3. Which world leader became the first to visit Sri Lanka after the Eater serial bombings that left over 250 dead?

a) Justin Trudeau
b) Vladimir Putin
c) Narendra Modi
d) Sheikh Hasina

4. Name of bollywood superstar whose Twitter account was recently hacked by a Turkish hacker?

a) Shah Rukh Khan
b) Salman Khan
c) Amitabh Bachchan
d) Ranbir Singh

5. what is the name of cyclone that may hit coastal areas of Gujarat in next few days with wind speed of 110-120 kmph?

a) Pawan
b) Prakrati
c) Vayu
d) Abhed

6. What is the name of senior BJP leader who has been proposed as Pro-tem speaker for upcoming Lok Sabha session?

a) Santosh Gangwar
b) Ajeet Sinha
c) Jairam Singh
d) Virendra Kumar

7. Which Indian cricket player has sent to rest due to fractured thumb for three weeks?

a) MS Dhoni
b) Hardik Pandya
c) Virat Kohli
d) Shikhar Dhawan

8. What is the ranking of India in “End of Childhood Index” released by Save the Children recently?

a) 110
b) 111
c) 112
d) 113

ANSWERS

1. (a) AN-32


Indian Air Force (IAF) transport aircraft Antonov AN-32 that took off from Assam's Jorhat with 13 people onboard on June 3, 2019 went missing over hilly terrain in the Northeast. The wreckage of the same has been located by the IAF at 16 kms of North of Lipo at Siang district in Arunachal Pradesh.

2. (b) Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced to ban single-use plastics from 2021. The move was undertaken as a global challenge to phase out the plastic bags, plastic straws and plastic cutlery from the world that is blocking the world's oceans.

3. (c) Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi became the first world leader to visit Sri Lanka after the serial bombings on Easter that left more than 250 dead. PM Modi was received by Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe at the airport.

4. (c) Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan's Twitter account was hacked on June 10, 2019 by a Turkish hacker. The hackers replaced Amitabh Bachchan's display picture with Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan. Mumbai Police have initiated inquiries into the alleged hacking of actor Amitabh Bachchan’s Twitter account.

5. (c) Vayu

As per India Meteorological Department (IMD), cyclone Vayu formed over east-central Arabian Sea at 11:30 pm on June 10, 2019. It will gain intensity over the next few hours; the wind speed would not go beyond 110-120 km per hour, as per the current forecast.

6. (d) Virendra Kumar

BJP MP from Madhya Pradesh Virendra Kumar will be the pro-tem speaker of the Lok Sabha. He is a seven-term member of Parliament and won the Lokhas a fractured thumb

7. (d) Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhr Dhawan was ruled out for about two to three weeks, according to reports with a left thumb fracture. Dhawan, who was part of the playing XI during India’s clash against Australia, was hit by a bouncer in the first innings.

8. (d) 113

Save the Children’s 2019 Global Childhood Report comprises End of Childhood Index that evaluates countries on the wellbeing of children. Save the Children has evaluated countries on eight indicators to determine the wellbeing of children and teenagers (0-19 years). It found Singapore on the top while India’s rank is 113 among 176 countries.