Weekly Current Affairs Quiz : 2nd Week’s 14 Jan to 21 January 2024

Second week’s current affair January month question answers related to some important events that happened in the second week of January. If you are preparing for competitive exams, then these current affair question answer questions and answers will be very useful for you.

January 2024 : Weekly Current Affairs Quiz

1. Which ship of the Indian Navy was recently decommissioned in Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar?
A.INS Kumbhir
B.INS Cheetah
C.INS Guldar
D. All of these

Answer D. All of these

2. According to the NITI Aayog report released in January 2024, how many people emerged from multidimensional poverty between 2013-14 and 2022-23?
A.39.10 crores
B.24.82 crores
C.36.21 crores
D.29.40 crores

Answer B. 24.82 crores

3. Which government department has signed an agreement with the National Human Resource Development Network to provide employment to disabled people?
A.Department of Personnel and Training
B. Department of School Education and Literacy
C. Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
D.Home Department

Answer C. Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

4. When will the revised instructions issued by RBI to banks to classify accounts and deposits as inoperative accounts and unclaimed deposits come into effect this year?
A.12 April
B.10th July
C.01 September
D.01 December

Answer C. 01 September

5. License of which co-operative bank has been recently canceled by RBI due to inadequate capital and earning prospects?
A.Khamgaon Urban Cooperative Bank
B. Sangli Urban Cooperative Bank
C.Karad Urban Co-operative Bank
D. Hiriyur Urban Co-operative Bank

Answer D. Hiriyur Urban Co-operative Bank

6. Who has recently won Taiwan’s presidential election?
A.Chiang Ching-kuo
B. Chen Shui-bian
C. Ma Ying-jeou
D. William Lai Ching-te

Answer D.William Lai Ching-te

7. When was the 8th Armed Forces Ex-Servicemen Day celebrated recently in the country?
A.14 January
B.19 January
C.23 January
D.31 January

Answer A. 14 January

8. Which country has recently conducted the 5-day annual joint exercise, ‘Sahyog ‘Kaijin’ off the Chennai coast with the Indian Coast Guard?
B.Sri Lanka

Answer A.Japan

9. How much investment has been fixed by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy for ‘New Solar Energy Scheme’ for electrification of settlements and villages of vulnerable tribal groups?
A.1000 crores
B.515 crores
C.987 crores
D.729 crores

Answer B. 515 crores

10. Which of the following countries has recently partnered with India to launch Green Fuels Alliance India?
C. Germany

Answer D.Denmark

11. On which bank has RBI recently imposed a penalty of Rs 2.49 crore for violation of regulatory norms?
A.Punjab and Sindh Bank
B.Dhanlaxmi Bank
C. ESAF Small Finance Bank
D. All of these

Answer D. All of these

12. Which of these cities has recently been recognized as the cleanest city in India?
D. Both A and B

Answer D. Both A and B

13. Who among the following has been appointed as the MD of Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL)?
A. Rakesh Singh
B.Maheshwar Rao
C.Manoj Joshi
D.Narayan Manjunath Prasad

Answer B. Maheshwar Rao

15. Which state government has launched ‘Shri Ramlala Darshan Yojana’ to provide free pilgrimage to the newly constructed Ram temple in Ayodhya?
D. Madhya Pradesh

Answer B.Chhattisgarh

16. Which year has the Indian Army officially declared 2024?
A. Year of change
B. Year of Technology Absorption
C. Year of Cyber ​​Operation
D. Year of Digital Transformation

Answer B. Year of Technology Absorption

17. Which of these tiger reserves has been designated India’s first and Asia’s fifth Dark Sky Park?
A.Corbett Tiger Reserve (Uttarakhand)
B. Bandipur Tiger Reserve (Karnataka)
C.Pench Tiger Reserve (Maharashtra)
D.Gir National Park

Answer C. Pench Tiger Reserve (Maharashtra)

18. Which bank has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Rural Development to provide loans to rural self-help groups?
A.Yes Bank
B.Punjab National Bank
C.State Bank of India
D.Bank of Baroda

Answer C. State Bank of India

19. Where is the Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary located, where the new species of butterfly Cigaritis conjuncta has been found?
A.Jammu Kashmir
B.Himachal Pradesh
D. Madhya Pradesh

Answer C.Karnataka

20. Which state government has launched the ‘Mukhyamantri Mahila Entrepreneurship Campaign’ scheme?
A.Himachal Pradesh

Answer B.Assam

21. Climate Summit, 2024 was organized by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India in _________.

(a)Mumbai, Maharashtra

(b) Bikaner, Rajasthan

(c) Thiruvananthapuram, Tamil Nadu

(d) Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh


Answer -(a)Mumbai, Maharashtra

22. When is ‘National Youth Day’ celebrated?
(a)12 January
(b)13 January
(c)14 January
(d)15 January

Answer -(a)12 January

23 What is the rank of Indian passport in Henley Passport Index 2024?
(a) 1st
(b) 2nd
(c) 80th
(d) 90th

Answer – (c) 80th

24. Which is the longest sea bridge in India?
(a)Atal Setu
(b) Adam’s Bridge
(c) Election River Bridge
(d) none of these

Answer -(a)Atal setu

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