02nd July, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 02nd July, 2019
1. Centre has constituted a high powered committee of Chief Ministers of several states for the transformation of Indian Agriculture. Who will be the convenor of the committee? 
[A] N. Chandrababu Naidu
[B] Devendra Fadnavis
[C] Nitish Kumar
[D] Bhupesh Baghel
[E] Vijay Rupani
2. Who created history by becoming the first civil servant and IPS officer to achieve the incredible and rare feat of completing ‘7 Summits’ challenge'?
[A] Apoorva Sethi
[B] Akhil Yadav
[C] Aparna Kumar
[D] Shagun Purohit
[E] Sankalp Singh
3. 'Tamil Yeoman', a kind of butterfly found in Western Ghats is declared as Tamil Nadu state butterfly.Tamil Nadu is the ________ state in the country to announce its state butterfly.
[A] 2nd
[B] 3rd
[C] 4th
[D] 5th
[E] 6th
4. Who became the World Boxing Council (WBC) Asia silver welterweight champion in 2019?
[A] Vaibhav Yadav
[B] Fahpetch Singmanassak
[C] Akhil Kumar
[D] Shiva Thapa
[E] Vikas Thakur
5. According to the annual banking statistics report compelled by the Swiss National Bank, what is the rank of India in terms of money with Swiss banks?
[A] ‚Äč42
[B] 58
[C] 63
[D] 74
[E] 81
6. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved a new initiative STRIDE. What does 'R' stand for in STRIDE?
[A] Research
[B] Revolution
[C] Rationalization
[D] Rotation
[E] Routine
7. The Chief Minister of which state launched the state’s ambitious project of planting 33 crore saplings within two months?
[A] Gujarat
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Bihar
[D] Maharashtra
[E] Jharkhand
8. Which bank has signed an MoU with National Investment and Infrastructure Fund to boost availability of capital for infrastructure projects in July 2019?
[E] Axis
9. The Home Ministry extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act for another six months, till December-end in ________.
[A] Mizoram
[B] Manipur
[C] Nagaland
[D] Assam
[E] Sikkim

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The Indian Railways said that it has speeded up 261 trains, by up to 110 minutes, over different zones.

2. It is a part of its Mission Raftaar to provide faster travel to passengers.

3. 'Mission Raftaar' was announced in the Railway Budget 2016-17 and envisages a target of doubling average speed of freight trains in the next five years.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 3
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above