Correct Answer : Option (B) - Vinoo Mankad
Note : Vinoo Mankad, Sangakkara inducted into ICC Hall of Fame June 14, 2021 09:38 IST The 10 icons inducted as part of this special edition were voted for by the ICC Hall of Fame Voting Academy, comprising living Hall of Fame members, a FICA representative, prominent cricket journalists and senior ICC figures.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - UNDP
Note : The United Nations Development Programme has released an independent appraisal report on India's Aspirational Districts Programme.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Megha Rajagopalan
Note : Indian-origin journalist Megha Rajagopalan along with Alison Killing and Christo Buschek of BuzzFeed News has won the Pulitzer Prize in the International Reporting category for their innovative investigative reports exposing China's secretly built Uyghur Muslims detention camps in its Xinjiang region.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Jitendra Singh
Note : The Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh has participated in the "Diabetes India" World Congress-2021, as chief guest.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Ladakh
Note : The Union Defence Minister has flagged off the first ever Solo Woman Motorcycle Expedition by Ms Kanchan Ugursandi to Umling La Pass, Ladakh and back.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Barbora Krejcikova
Note : Czech Barbora Krejcikova completed a singles-doubles title sweep at the French Open when she lifted the women's doubles trophy with compatriot Katerina Siniakova, beating Iga Swiatek and Bethanie Mattek-Sands.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - A blast-resistant helmet
Note : A professor from IIT Roorkee, Prof. Shailesh Ganpule has received the 'NSG Counter-IED & Counter-Terrorism Innovator Award 2021' for his design of a blast-resistant helmet.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Narendra Modi
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Barbora Krejcikova
Note : Barbora Krejcikova of Czech Republic recently won the women's singles title in French Open tennis by defeating Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Karnataka
Note : The Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa has launched a DBT mobile application that will help transfer funds directly to beneficiaries of various government welfare schemes.