Daily Current Affairs Quiz 27 and 28 March 2022



Daily Current Affairs Quiz 27 and 28 March 2022

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 27 and 28 March 2022: This post contains Questions/Quiz based on the Current Affairs and Important News of 27 & 28 March 2022. These questions have been framed keeping in mind the pattern of banking and competitive exams and hence this current affairs quiz will be helpful for upcoming competitive exams. Give our online current affairs test every day to be prepared for all Current Affairs competitive exams

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  1. Moradabad city in Uttar Pradesh state of India has been ranked as the world’s second-most noise polluted city, as per ‘Annual Frontiers Report, 2022’ of UNEP. Which city has topped this list?

    A) Dhaka

    B) Beijing

    C) Cairo

    D) Jakarta

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    Option A

    Explanation:Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh, has been ranked as the most noise polluted city globally, according to the recent ‘Annual Frontier Report, 2022’ published by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).As per the report, the city recorded a noise pollution of 119 decibels at its highest (dB) in 2021.

  2. The World Theatre Day is observed globally on which of these days?

    A) 28 March

    B) 26 March

    C) 27 March

    D) 25 March

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    Option C

    Explanation:The World Theatre Day is celebrated all over the world on the 27 March since 1962 to promote the art form “theatre” across the world.

  3. Name the winner of the Stockholm Water Prize for 2022?

    A) George Pinder

    B) Ignacio Rodriguez

    C) Andrea Rinaldo

    D) Wilfried Brutsaert

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    Option D

    Explanation:Professor Emeritus Wilfried Brutsaert has been named as the Stockholm Water Prize Laureate 2022. He has been awarded for his groundbreaking work to quantify environmental evaporation.

  4. PV Sindhu beat which player to lift women’s singles title at the 2022 Swiss Open Badminton Tournament?

    A) Pornpawee Chochuwong

    B) Busanan Ongbamrungphan 

    C) Yeo Jia Min

    D) Ratchanok Intanon

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    Option B

    Explanation:P.V. Sindhu has defeated Busanan Ongbamrungphan of Thailand to win the women’s singles title at the Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament.

  5. The 12th edition of the Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav (RSM) 2022 has been organised in which state of India?

    A) Gujarat

    B) West Bengal

    C) Andhra Pradesh

    D) Odisha

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    Option

    Explanation:The Union Minister for Culture , Tourism and DoNER Shri G. K Reddy and Andhra Pradesh Governor Shri Biswabhusan Harichandan inaugurated the 12th edition of the Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav (RSM) 2022 at the Government Art College grounds in Rajahmundry (officially known as Rajamahendravaram), Andhra Pradesh.

  6. Which airport has been adjudged as the ‘Best Airport’ under the General Category at Wings India 2022?

    A) Rajiv Gandhi International Airport

    B) Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

    C) Kempegowda International Airport

    D) Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport

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    Option C

    Explanation:The Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru won two the ‘Best Airport’ under the General Category, and the ‘Aviation Innovation’ Award at the event.

  7. Indian Army recently undertook rapid response exercise near the Siliguri Corridor, which is a strategically important region. The region do not have a boundary with which of these countries?

    A) Nepal

    B) Bangladesh

    C) Pakistan

    D) Bhutan

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    Option C

    Explanation:The Indian Army conducted a two-day airborne insertion and rapid response exercise near the Siliguri Corridor, from March 24 to March 25, 2022, to test the readiness of rapid response teams.. It borders Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh and connects the northeastern states with the rest of India..

  8. President Ramnath Kovid presented President’s Colour to INS Valsura. In which city is this INS Valsura based?

    A) Gurugram

    B) Jamnagar

    C) Jamshedpur

    D) Nagpur

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    Option B

    Explanation:President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind presented the prestigious President’s Colour to Indian Naval Ship (INS) Valsura at Jamnagar in Gujarat on March 25, 2022.  

  9. Which team has won the 3rd edition of SAFF U-18 Women’s Football Championship?

    A) India

    B) Malaysia

    C) Bangladesh

    D) South Korea

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    Option A

    Explanation:India have been declared as the winners of the 3rd edition of SAFF U-18 Women’s Football Championship.The 2022 edition of the international football competition for women’s under-18 national teams was held in Jharkhand at JRD Tata Sports Complex, Jamshedpur.

  10. The Ishan Manthan festival, to showcase culture, crafts and cuisines of North East India, has been organised in which city?

    A) Chennai

    B) New Delhi

    C) Guwahati

    D) Surat

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    Option B

    Explanation:Union Minister for Culture, Tourism & DONER Shri G Kishan Reddy inaugurated the three-day North-East festival called ‘Ishan Manthan’ at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts in New Delhi on March 25, 2022. 

  11. What is the theme of World Theatre Day in the year 2022?

    A) Theatre and a Culture of Peace

    B) Tales of Theatre

    C) Theatre of Nations

    D) Theatre and Drama in Education

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    Option A

    Explanation:The theme of 2022 World Theatre Day is ‘Theatre and a Culture of Peace’.

  12. What is the name of the web portal launched as a volunteer-driven initiative to bring together “inspiring” stories related to Prime Minister Narendra Modi from those who have interacted with him at some point in his life?

    A) Modi Story

    B) Modi Corner

    C) Modi Life

    D) Modi World

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    Option A

    Explanation:The grand daughter of Mahatma Gandhi ‘Sumitra Gandhi Kulkarni’ inaugurated the web portal ‘Modi Story’ on March 26, 2022.

  13. Indian shuttler HS Prannoy lost to which player to settle for silver in men’s single title at the 2022 Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament?

    A) Anthony Ginting

    B) Fajar Alfian

    C) Shesar Rhustavito

    D) Jonatan Christie 

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    Option D

    Explanation:In the men’s singles title of Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament, Indian badminton player HS Prannoy lost to Jonatan Christie (Indonesia)

  14. What is the extended validity for the implementation of the free ration scheme Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY)?

    A) March 2022

    B) September 2022

    C) August 2022

    D) December 2022

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    Option B

    Explanation:The Government of India has announced an extension in the free ration scheme Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) for another six months till September 2022. Earlier the scheme was valid till March 2022.

  15. Which airport in India has been awarded with the ‘Covid champion’ award at Wings India 2022?

    A) Surat International Airport  

    B) Cochin International Airport  

    C) Chennai International Airport 

    D) Goa International Airport 

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    Option B

    Explanation:The Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) has won the ‘Covid champion’ award at Wings India 2022.Wings India is Asia’s largest event on civil aviation, including Commercial, General and Business Aviation.

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