14th February, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 14th February, 2019
1. In which state was the 1st Mega Aqua Food Park commissioned in February 2019?
[A] Odisha
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Karnataka
[D] Tamil Nadu
[E] Kerala
2. Who has been appointed as the Election Commissioner in February 2019?
[A] Jawed Usmani
[B] Natwar Singh
[C] Vinod Kumar Yadav
[D] Sushil Chandra
[E] Anil Goswami
3. B P Sharma was re-employed as the CMD of the state-run helicopter manufacturer Pawan Hans in February 2019. He will be serving for a period of _________.
[A] 2 months
[B] 5 months
[C] 8 months
[D] 10 months
[E] 1 year
4. Who was awarded the ‘Oscat’ by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in February 2019?
[A] Ben Affleck
[B] Brad Pitt
[C] Bradley Cooper
[D] Chris Hemsworth
[E] Gerard Butler
5. The unorganised workers whose monthly income is Rs ________ per month or less are eligible for the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-dhan (PM-SYM) scheme.
[A] 10,000
[B] 12,000
[C] 15,000
[D] 18,000
[E] 20,000

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Hardeep S Puri, Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs launched the PMAY (U) Mobile App on 14 Feb 2019.

2.The app will allow beneficiaries to capture and upload high-resolution photographs of completed houses along with their families.

3.The PMAY (U) mission was launched on 25th June 2015 with an aim to provide houses to every eligible urban household in India by the year 2025.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
7. The Republic of Macedonia has officially changed its name to the Republic of North Macedonia. What is the capital of North Macedonia?
[A] Tirana
[B] Skopje
[C] Bucharest
[D] Zagreb
[E] Budapest
8. Who assumed the charge as Chief of Staff, Eastern Naval Command, Visakhapatnam on 14 Feb 2019?
[A] A. A. Pawar
[B] SN Ghormade
[C] G. S. Pabby
[D] Anil Kumar Saxena
[E] G. Ashok Kumar
9. Where was "North Karnataka Agromet Forecasting and Research Centre (NKAFC)” inaugurated on 14 Feb 2019?
[A] Kodagu
[B] Dharwad
[C] Mandya
[D] Ramanagara
[E] Belgaum
10. The RBI imposed a penalty of Rs ________ crore on Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) for violation of various banking norms in February 2019.
[A] 1
[B] 1.2
[C] 1.5
[D] 1.8
[E] 2