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A)
Swami Vivekananda
B)
BR Ambedkar
C)
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
D)
Rabindranath Tagore

Correct Answer : Option (B) - BR Ambedkar

Note : The government has declared Ambedkar Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar which falls on 14 April every year, as a public holiday with effect from 2021.

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Published On : April 5, 2021
A)
RBI
B)
NPCI
C)
IDRBT
D)
State Bank of India

Correct Answer : Option (B) - NPCI

Note : The National Payments Corporation of India has transferred all its BBPS transaction business to NPCI Bharat BillPay Limited (NBBL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NPCI.

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Published On : April 5, 2021
A)
Safe Ground
B)
Mine Action is Humanitarian Action
C)
Perseverance, Partnership, and Progress
D)
Advancing Protection, Peace and Development

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Perseverance, Partnership, and Progress

Note : The theme of the 2021 International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action is "Perseverance, Partnership, and Progress".

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Published On : April 5, 2021
A)
Ramaswami Balasubramaniam
B)
Mukhmeet S. Bhatia
C)
Manjinder Singh
D)
Adil Zainulbhai

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Ramaswami Balasubramaniam

Note : The Former Quality Council of India chief Adil Zainulbhai has been appointed as the chairperson of Capacity Building Commission.

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Published On : April 5, 2021
A)
Anti-conversion Laws
B)
Occupational Health
C)
Disinvestment
D)
Agricultural Laws

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Agricultural Laws

Note :

The Supreme Court appointed a four-member committee to study the three new controversial agricultural laws in January 2021. It had temporarily suspended the implementation of the three farm laws until further notice.
The members include P. K. Mishra, Anil Ghanwat, Ashok Gulati and Bhupinder Singh Mann. The panel has submitted its report to the Supreme Court recently.

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Published On : April 5, 2021
A)
ADB
B)
IMF
C)
UNESCAP
D)
World Bank

Correct Answer : Option (C) - UNESCAP

Note :

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) released a report titled Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2021.
As per the report, India is estimated to record an economic growth of 7% in 2021-22. It also highlighted that maintaining low borrowing costs while controlling non-performing loans would be a challenge.

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Published On : April 5, 2021
A)
Japan
B)
France
C)
USA
D)
Sri Lanka

Correct Answer : Option (C) - USA

Note :

Special forces of India carried out a joint military exercise with the US Special forces at Bakloh in Himachal Pradesh.
The 11th edition of the joint special forces exercise ‘Vajra Prahar 2021’ was held with an aim to share the best practices and experiences in joint mission planning and operational tactics. In February 2021, the Armies of both the countries carried out ‘Exercise Yudh Abhyas’.

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Published On : April 5, 2021
A)
Rs 5,03,000 crores
B)
Rs 5,04,000 crores
C)
Rs 5,08,000 crores
D)
Rs 5,10,000 crores

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Rs 5,04,000 crores

Note : The Digital Transactions through UPI in the country crossed another milestone last month recording transaction value of 5 lakh 4 thousand crore rupees.

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Published On : April 4, 2021
A)
Rs 11,830 crores
B)
Rs 12,340 crores
C)
Rs 12,720 crores
D)
Rs 13,005 crores

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Rs 11,830 crores

Note : The Finance Ministry has released an amount of 11 thousand 830 crore rupees to States under the scheme - Special Assistance to States for Capital Expenditure.

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Published On : April 4, 2021
A)
Vietnam
B)
Sri Lanka
C)
Singapore
D)
Bangladesh

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Bangladesh

Note : A multinational Military Exercise named 'SHANTIR OGROSHENA' 2021 (Front Runner of the Peace) is scheduled to be held in Bangladesh.

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Published On : April 4, 2021