08th April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 08th April, 2019
1. SEBI has approved an ‘Airport’ specific fund of capital up to Rs ________ crore as a Category II AIF.
[A] 5,000
[B] 6,500
[C] 8,000
[D] 10,000
[E] 11,000
2. A study from the Research Institute for Compassionate Economics shows that ________% of Ujjwala beneficiaries in rural Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh still use solid fuels for cooking.
[A] 50
[B] 62
[C] 75
[D] 85
[E] 90
3. The Supreme Court ordered the Election Commission to increase random sampling of EVMs using VVPAT from the current one EVM per assembly segment to ________.
[A] 3
[B] 4
[C] 5
[D] 6
[E] 7
4. When is the World Health Day observed every year?
[A] 6 April
[B] 7 April
[C] 8 April
[D] 9 April
[E] 10 April
5. Which of the following is being observed from April 7-14, 2019?
[A] National Cleanliness Week
[B] National Agriculture Week
[C] National Handloom Week
[D] ‚ÄčNational Education Week
[E] National Literacy Week

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Himalayan Heights Expedition was flagged off on 7 April 2019 from Karu Military Station.

2.14 days, 11 bikes and 1 dream expedition, the expedition from Leh to KK Pass will cover over 1,000 km and is likely to qualify for inclusion in the record books.

3.The expedition is led by Indian Army team comprising riders from Army Service Corps, Royal Enfield, and Himalayan Motorsports.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
7. Who clinched the Malaysia Open in Kuala Lumpur in April 2019?
[A] Chen Long
[B] Srikanth Kidambi
[C] Lin Dan
[D] Son Wan-Ho
[E] Lee Yong-dae
8. Which of the following has won the 15th edition of General J J Singh air weapon championship for the fourth consecutive time?
[A] Northern Command
[B] South Western Command
[C] Eastern Command
[D] Southern Command
[E] Central Command
9. Who has been given additional charge of the post of CMD of the disinvestment-bound Pawan Hans Limited in April 2019?
[A] Agatha Sangma
[B] Usha Padhee
[C] Jyoti Mirdha
[D] Ambika Soni
[E] Chhavi Rajawat
10. Justice Pradeep Nandrajog was sworn in as Chief Justice of which High Court in April 2019?
[A] Delhi
[B] Bombay
[C] Punjab and Haryana
[D] Tripura
[E] Allahabad