Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs Questions
Today I am going to share the top 10 current affairs questions from 30th August to 5th September. Also, at the end of this article, I will provide a pdf of these questions so that you guys can easily download and learn. Let’s get started.
Que 1:- Recently, which government has launched the ” Healthy Body, Healthy Mind ” Fitness Campaign?
Answer:- Because of the COVID 19 outbreak school and collages are closed across the country since March 16, 2020. Therefore, the Delhi Government has launched the “Healthy Body, Healthy Mind” scheme for the students who are living in their homes. The objective of this scheme is to aware the students become healthy and fit into their home.
About ” Healthy Body, Healthy Mind ” Program
- To spread awareness between the students about health and fitness a youtube channel has been started where every Wednesday a video will be uploaded so that the students can practice becoming fit and healthy into their homes.
- Schools and colleges will remain close until the latest guidelines will not be published by the government. Therefore, schools and colleges have decided to conduct online classes and digital plans.
Que 2:- Indian Army Dog “Vida and Sophie” Honoured With A Chief Of Army Staff ‘ Commendation Cards ‘.
Answer:- Prime minister Narendra Modi has addressed in the 68th Man Ki Baat, they spoke about the importance of Dogs in different security operations. They have launched Indian Army dogs Vida, a labrador, and a cocker spaniel Sophie who are recently awarded by A Chief Of Army Staff ‘ Commendation Cards ‘ on 74th Independence Day.
Que 3:- Which state has launched the first Newspaper for kids to enhance their creativity?
Answer:- Guwahati based two women entrepreneurs named “Sethia and Neha Bajaj” have recently launched a newspaper for kids to enhance their reading and writing ability. The Name of the NewsPaper is “The Young Minds”. As per the reports, this newspaper is specially designed for 4 to 14years of children. A weekly newspaper will be published that will contains games, puzzles, riddles, fun facts and news, vocabulary, science, and math experiments. It will also conduct a monthly contest in which the students can show their arts and publish and can win assured prizes.
Que 4:- CM Pinrayi Vijayan has recently launched a First Marine Ambulance in Kochi.
Answer:- Kerala Chief Minister has launched the first marine Ambulance in Kochi Named “Pratheeksha” acquired by the state fisheries department, through videoconference at 9.30 am on Thursday. This is developed by the Cochin Shipyard Limited. It is a 25 meter-long and 5.5 meter-wide marine ambulance that is capable to float at 14Knots/hour.
Que 5:- IIT Hyderabad Launches ‘ World’s Most Affordable ‘ Respiratory Mask.
Answer:- Indian Institute of Technology, IIT Hyderabad has launched the most affordable Respiratory mask to protect people against COVID 19 Pandemic. In terms of fo protection, this is claimed to be far better than N95 Mask. According to the developers, this will cost 13 INR per day and at this price, this is one of the most affordable respiratory masks around the globe.
Que 6:- Former President Of India Pranab Mukherjee Passed Away.
Answer:- Former President Of India Pranab Mukherjee has died on 31st August 2020 at the age of 84 which was confirmed by his son Abhijeet Mukherjee through twitter. Let’s know something about him.
- Pranab Mukharjee was born into a Bangali Brahmin Family in Mirati VIllage.
- He was an Upper-Level Clerk in the office of Deputy Accountant -General in Calcutta.
- He became a member of Rajyasabha in 1969 in a Bangla Congress.
- Pranab Mukharjee appointed as the Deputy Leader of the INC in the Rajya Sabha in 1979.
- In 2004 Mukharjee becomes the leader of the House in the Loksabha.
- Pranab Mukharjee was declined to become the Prime Minister of India at the place of Manmohan Singh in 2004.
- Pranab Mukharjee has chosen two times as the finance minister in 1982 and 2009.
- Finally, he served as the 13th president of India from 2012 to 20017.
Que 7:- Recently, Adani Group Acquires 74% Stake In Mumbai International Airport Ltd.
Answer:- Billionaire Gautam Adani’ has recently Acquires 74% Stake In Mumbai International Airport Ltd with this, he now becomes India’s largest private operator of airports.
Que 8:- Who is Appointed As The Chairman Of the Bihar Public Service Commission?
Answer:- 1987 Batch IAS Officer RK Mahajan has recently appointed as the new Chairman of the Bihar Public Service Commission. He has taken charge of BPSC Chairman from o1 September 2020. Shishir Sinha was the former Chairman because he id died on July 19 that’s why RK Mahajan has appointed.
Que 9:- Which state has Launched ” AMA SAHAR ” And ” SWACHHA SAHAR ODISHA “?
Answer:- Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has recently launched a mobile App named ” AMA SAHAR ” And ” SWACHHA SAHAR ODISHA “. Which aims to provide citizen-centric services. By using this web Apps ULBs (Urban Local Bodies) would be able to submit their utilization certificate that will help in better fiscal management.
Que 10:- Who Has Developed A Remote-Controlled Medical Trolley ” MEDBOT “?
Answer:- In this COVID 19 pandemic Indian Railways has developed a Remote-Controlled Medical Trolley called ” MEDBOT “ that will deliver Medicines and Food to the COVID 19 Positive Patients. Currently, MEDBOT is providing service in the Central Hospital of the Diesel Rail Engine Factory of Indian Railways.