17th June, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 17th June, 2019
1. When is the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought observed every year?
[A] 14 June
[B] 15 June
[C] 16 June
[D] 17 June
[E] 18 June
2. Under whose chairmanship has the Rashtriya Siksha Ayog been proposed to be set up?
[A] Skill Development Minister
[B] Prime Minister
[C] HRD Minister
[D] Home Minister
[E] Finance Minister
3. In which state has the death toll due to Encephalitis reached 83, in June 2019?
[A] Odisha
[B] Bihar
[C] Jharkhand
[D] Chhattisgarh
[E] Uttar Pradesh
4. Where will the first semi-open prison for women be inaugurated in June 2019?
[A] Raipur
[B] Mumbai
[C] Patna
[D] New Delhi
[E] Pune
5. With which country did India carry out a three-week-long coordinated operation from May 2019?
[A] Sri Lanka
[B] Bhutan
[C] Bangladesh
[D] Myanmar
[E] Maldives
6. A study has found that the use of Bitcoin, a popular virtual currency, emits over ________ megatonnes of carbon dioxide annually.
[A] 12
[B] 16
[C] 22
[D] 28
[E] 32
7. Who among the following have broken a 23-year-old record set by Sachin Tendulkar and Navjot Singh Sidhu for the highest opening partnership in a World Cup match against Pakistan?
[A] Virat Kohli and K.L. Rahul
[B] Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli
[C] Rohit Sharma and K.L. Rahul
[D] MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli
[E] Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni
8. Who has become the fastest batsman to reach 11,000 runs in one-day internationals in June 2019?
[A] Virat Kohli
[B] Rohit Sharma
[C] K. L. Rahul
[D] Shikhar Dhawan
[E] Hardik Pandya
9. At the NITI Aayog's fifth governing council meeting at in June 2019, PM Modi said tuberculosis should be wiped out by ________.
[A] 2022
[B] 2023
[C] 2024
[D] 2025
[E] 2026
10. As per he new income tax guidelines, category ________ offences include willful attempt to evade tax and failure to produce accounts and documents.
[A] A
[B] B
[C] C
[D] D
[E] E