Current Affairs-21-September-2016

  • 1. West Bengal to confer Banga Bibhushan Award to which of the Indian famous singer?
A.) Asha Bhonsle
B.) Lata Mangeskar
C.) Usha Utap
D.) Ila Arun

Answer: Option 'B'

Lata Mangeskar

  • 2. India successfully test-fired the most advanced surface-to- air missile off the Odisha coast?
A.) Barak-8
B.) Akash
C.) Maitri
D.) Trishul

Answer: Option 'A'

Barak-8

  • 3. The Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar recently launched the Param-Ishan supercomputing facility at?
A.) IIT, Bombay
B.) IIT, Madras
C.) IIT, Guwahati
D.) IIT, Kanpur

Answer: Option 'C'

IIT, Guwahati

  • 4. In the recently held United Nations General Assembly Summit the world leaders adopted a declaration for Refugees and Migrants called _____
A.) Kyoto Declaration
B.) Washington Declaration
C.) London Declaration
D.) New York Declaration

Answer: Option 'D'

New York Declaration

  • 5. Name the service launched by Indian Railways recently to facilitate access to wheelchairs,battery operated cars for elderly, differently-abled people?
A.) Yatri Mitra Sewa
B.) Yatri Sewak
C.) Yatri Mytrhi
D.) Grahak Sewa

Answer: Option 'A'

Yatri Mitra Sewa