Current Affairs for APPSC Groups Quiz Set - 1

  • 26. How much did the Centre allot for the Home Ministry in the interim Budget 2019?
   A.) Rs.50 crore
   B.) Rs.1 lakh crore
   C.) Rs.75 crore
   D.) Rs.1.2 lakh crore

Answer: Option 'B'

The Home Ministry has been allocated over Rs.1 lakh crore for the next fiscal, with special emphasis on improving border infrastructure of police forces, in the interim Budget 2018-19.

  • 27. Which Country is to lend a loan of $1 billion to Beijing's major highway project linking Colombo to Kandy?
   A.) India
   B.) China
   C.) Myanmar
   D.) Bangladesh

Answer: Option 'B'

China is to sign a $1 billion concessional loan agreement with Beijing. The agreement is to fund a major highway project linking Colombo to Kandy.

  • 28. Who is appointed as the Ambassador of India to the Republic of Colombia?
   A.) Sanjiv Ranjan
   B.) Naresh Raj
   C.) Suresh kumar
   D.) Vikram Singh

Answer: Option 'A'

​Sanjiv Ranjan

  • 29. International conference on 8th century sage held to mark -------- of India-Bhutan ties
   A.) 50 years
   B.) 100 years
   C.) 150 years
   D.) 125 years

Answer: Option 'A'

International conference on 8th century sage held to mark 50 years of India-Bhutan ties.