Current Affairs-01-September-2016

1.

Name the state that recently became the first state to distribute 2 crore LED bulbs under Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme?

   A.) Uttar Pradesh
   B.) Gujarat
   C.) Rajasthan
   D.) Haryana

Answer: Option 'B'

Gujarat

2.

Which Indian film director was appointed as the UN Women’s Advocate for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in India?

   A.) Aishwaryaa R Dhanush
   B.) Mira Nair
   C.) Kiran Rao
   D.) Zoya Akthar

Answer: Option 'A'

Aishwaryaa R Dhanush

3.

Which state government signed a MoU with Google India to promote digital literacy?

   A.) Karnataka
   B.) Gujarat
   C.) Telangana
   D.) Goa

Answer: Option 'D'

Goa

4.

Name the state that became the first state to implement Public Fund Management System (PFMS)?

   A.) Haryana
   B.) West Bengal
   C.) Jharkhand
   D.) Kerala

Answer: Option 'C'

Jharkhand

5.

Who was recently appointed as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of SBI Mutual Fund?

   A.) Anshula Kant
   B.) Anuradha Rao
   C.) Manju Agarwal
   D.) Ashwini Mehra

Answer: Option 'B'

Anuradha Rao

6.

Bharat Bill Payment System (BBPS), an interoperable bill payment service to customers, was launched recently by _____

   A.) NPCI
   B.) RBI
   C.) Ministry of Finance
   D.) SBI

Answer: Option 'A'

NPCI

7.

As per the FDI Policy 2016, the foreign investment in the Defence sector can be up to what percentage?

   A.) 100%
   B.) 74%
   C.) 49%
   D.) 26%

Answer: Option 'A'

100%

8.

Which among the following is not a subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?

   A.) DICGC
   B.) NHB
   C.) NABARD
   D.) None of the Above

Answer: Option 'D'

None of the Above


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