GK Question Answer: gk quiz 2

In this GK question answer series, you’ll find the gk quiz in English, current affairs for UPSC, SSC, WBCS, Banking / IBPS, IAS, NTSE, CLAT, Railways, NDA, CDS, Judiciary, UPPSC, RPSC, GPSC, MPSC, MPPSC, and other states civil services, state governments job recruitment examinations of India.

Important Days

  1. World Health Day – 7th April
  2. World Heritage Day – 18th April
  3. Earth Day – 22nd April
  4. World Haemophilia Day – 17th April
  5. National Civil Service Day – 21st April

New Appointments

  1. New Chief Election Commissioner of India – Sushil Chandra
  2. Chief Statistician of India – Dr. G P Samanta
  3. Newly appointed Director General of CRPF – Kuldeep Sing
  4. New Director-General of National Security Gaurd   (NSG) of India – M A Ganapathy
  5. New CEO of Airport Authority of India (AAI) – Sanjeev Kumar

Sports

  1. The host country of World Table Tennis Championship 2021  – The USA
  2. T20 World Cup Final 2021 held in  – Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
  3. Official song track for the 2022 ICC Women’s World Cup  – Girl Gang
  4. Winner of Mexican Open 2021 – Alexander Zverev
  5. Winner of Woman’s Singles of all England Open Badminton Championship 2021- Nozomi Okuhara

Awards

  1. 51ST Dada Sahib Phalke Award – Rajnikant
  2. 67th National Flim Fair award for best actor (male) – Manoj Bajpayee & Dhanush and for best actor(female) – Kangana Ranawat
  3. Grammy award for record of the year – Billi Ellish
  4. “I can’t breathe” by Dernest Emile received the Grammy award for song of the year.
  5. Grammy award for album of the year – Folklore
  6. Gandhi Peace Prize 2020 – Sk. Muzibur Rahaman
  7. Maharastra Bhusan award 2020 – Asha Bhosle
  8. Golden Globe award for best picture 2020-2021 – Nomadland
  9. Saraswati Samman 2021 –Prof. Sharan Kumar Limbale
  10. Vyas Samman 2021 – Prof. Sarad Pagare

Books and Authors

  1. My Experience With Silence – Samir Soni
  2. Battle Ready for 21st Century – Gen. Bipin Rawat
  3. Believe: What Life and Cricket Taught Me – Suresh Raina
  4. The Christmas Pig – J K Rowling
  5. The Big Thoughts of Little Luv – Karan Johar
  6. Whereabouts(novel) – Jhumpa Lahiri

International

  1. Former French President has been sentenced to jail – Nicolas Sarkozy
  2. US Senate confirmed Indian origin, Vivek Murthy, as – Surgeon General
  3. 1st Woman President of Tanzania – Samia Suluhu Hassan
  4. Asian country recently introduce “Virus Passport System” – China
  5. China & Russia have inked MoU to build a lunar research station

Important Indexes

  1. UN World Happiness index 2021 of India – 139/149
  2. World Press Freedom Index of India – 142/180
  3. Global Gender Gap Index 2021 of India – 140/156
  4. Inclusive Internet Index 2021 of India – 49/120
  5. The Climate change performance index of India 2021 – 10

Indian Defence Sector

  1. TROPEX-21: Indian Navy, Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Coastal Gaurd. Venue – Punjab, Goa
  2. AMPHEX-21: Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air Force. Venue –Andaman & Nicober Island
  3. DESERT KNIGHT-21: Indian Air Force & France Air Force. Venue – Jodhpur, Rajasthan
  4. SEA-VIGIL-21: IAF, NSG, BSF. Venue – 7516 km entire coastline of India
  5. KAVACH-21 – IAF, Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Coastal Gaurd. Venue- Andaman sea & Bay of Bengal

Miscellaneous

  1. Cowin launched 4 digit security code
  2. Space-X launched 60 Starlink satellite in record 10th liftoff
  3. Himachal Pradesh builds ‘forest ponds’ to harvest rainwater
  4. Uttrakhand cm Trivendra Singh Rawat resigned
  5. Deputy Superintendent of Assam Police – Hima Das

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