QUIZ -30 CURRENT AFFAIRS , 22nd Dec 2017

Q 1 . Consider the following statements regarding, DARPAN – “Digital Advancement of Rural Post Office for A New India” Project

1 .It is a project to achieve “financial inclusion” of un-banked rural population.

2 . It is targeted to complete the project by March, 2022.

Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both 1 & 2

d . none of the above

answer – a ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 22nd Dec 2017 )

Q 2 .  Consider the following statements regarding Department of Posts-

1 . It has nearly 2.5 lakh Post Offices

2 . The Department of Posts has the most widely distributed postal network in the world.

Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both 1 & 2

d . none of the above

answer – b ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 22nd Dec 2017 )

Q 3 . Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) Sambandh is-

a . Digital MSME Scheme  revolving around Cloud Computing

b . Package for supporting Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs)

c .  MSME Delayed Payment Portal

d . Public Procurement Portal for MSEs

answer – d ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 22nd Dec 2017 )

Q 4 .Consider the following statements relating with National Highways Investment Promotion Cell (NHIPC)-

1 . The primary focus of NHIPC will be to promote foreign and domestic investment in road infrastructure.

2 . The NHIPC will be working in close co-ordination with various connected Ministries and Departments

3 . NHIPC will also work in close co-ordination with Foreign Embassies and Missions in India and Indian Embassies and Missions situated in foreign countries

Which among the above statements is / are not correct ?

a . 1 & 2

b . 1 & 3

c . 1 , 2 & 3

d . none

answer – d ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 22nd Dec 2017 )

Q 5 .Consider the following statements relating with Amnesty International-

1 . It is a London-based non-governmental organization focused on human rights

2 . It was founded in London in 1981

3 .It was founded  after following the publication of the article “The Forgotten Prisoners” in The Observer on 28 May 1961, by the lawyer Peter Benenson.

Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

a . 1 & 2

b . only 1

c .  1 & 3

d . 1 , 2 & 3

answer – c ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 22nd Dec 2017 )