17th February, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 17th February, 2019
1. Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the Red Medium Irrigation Project on 16 February 2019, which will benefit ________ villages and provide irrigation facility for 8500 hectares of agricultural land.
[A] 26
[B] 37
[C] 63
[D] 79
[E] 82
2. In which state PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the Medical Colleges on 17 February 2019?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Punjab
[E] Assam
3. Who was presented the Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony for the year 2016 on 18 Feb 2019 at Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, New Delhi?
[A] Shri Rajkumar Singhajit Singh
[B] Shri Ram Sutar Vanji
[C] Chhayanaut
[D] Chandra Kumar Agarwala
[E] Ambikagiri Raichoudhury
4. PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the Phulpur to ________ stretch of the Jagdishpur-Varanasi Natural Gas pipeline on 17 February 2019.
[A] Kanpur
[B] Varanasi
[C] Patna
[D] Ranchi
[E] Guwahati
5. PM Narendra Modi inaugurated Lower Panazara medium Project under PMKSY, which will irrigate about 7585 hectares area of ________ villages of Dhule, Maharashtra.
[A] 11
[B] 17
[C] 21
[D] 24
[E] 31
6. Where did the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India, organise a 2-day workshop on “Committee of Creditors: An Institution of Public Faith” on 15-16 February 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Chandigarh
[D] Chennai
[E] Bengaluru
7. Where was the Regional Conference on Deendayal Disabled Rehabilitation Scheme held on 18 Feb 2019?
[A] Delhi
[B] Maharashtra
[C] West Bengal
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Himachal Pradesh
8. Who claimed the Qatar Open in tennis in 2019?
[A] Simona Halep
[B] Elise Mertens
[C] Monica Seles
[D] Martina Hingis
[E] Marion Bartoli
9. Which team won the Irani Cup title on 16 Feb 2019 at the Jamtha Stadium in Nagpur?
[A] Vidarbha
[B] Saurashtra
[C] Delhi
[D] Andhra
[E] Punjab
10. Which country's President arrived in New Delhi on 17 Feb 2019 on a 3-day official visit to India?
[A] Qatar
[B] Iran
[C] Argentina
[D] Belgium
[E] France