Current Affairs: Quiz (15th March 2021) for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk, IBPS Clerk and PO and other Competitive Exams

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Current Affairs Questions: (15th March 2020): 

  • What is the name of the Indian Fencer, who has created a history and has become the first Indian fencer to qualify for Olympics in Women’s individual Sabre? 
    Ans: Bhavani Devi 
  • Shetrunjay Hills reserve forest area is located in which state? 
    Ans: Gujarat 
  • Which country has become the second biggest oil suppliers of India by overtaking Saudi Arabia? 
    Ans: United States 
  • The Jammu & Kashmir Administrative Council has given approval for the proposal of the Housing and Urban development department to provide interest-free loans up to Rs 2 lakh under PMAY-U. What does satnds for PMAY-U? 
    Ans: PMAY-U stands for ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Urban’ [Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana – Urban (PMAY-U), a flagship Mission of Government of India being implemented by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), was launched on 25th June 2015.]
  • The 63rd Grammy Awards, 2021 were organised in the place of ________. 
    Ans: Los Angeles 
  • The Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa has reached the port of Anjouan. Where it is located? 
    Ans:  Comoros 
  • The fourth edition of the Global Ayurveda Festival is being organised on the virtual platform from ____________. 
    Ans: March 12 to 19, 2021 
  • Who is the first woman judge to be appointed to the Supreme Court Bench directly from the Bar? 
    Ans: Indu Malhotra 
  • Who has been appointed as the next director and chief executive of the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)? 
    Ans: Deepak Mishra 
  • Which institution organised a national-level virtual workshop on Asset Monetisation along with the Department of Economic Affairs? 
    Ans: NITI Aayog 
  • What is the name of the Health reserve fund from the proceeds of Health and Education Cess? 
    Ans: Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Nidhi