22nd August, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 22nd August, 2019
1. Who won the gold medal at the World Police and Fire Games in Chengdu, China in August 2019?
[A] K. Vijay Kumar
[B] B.N.S. Reddy
[C] Sanjeev Tripathi
[D] Shankar Bidari
[E] Sandeep Singh
2. When is the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief observed?
[A] 20 August
[B] 21 August
[C] 22 August
[D] 23 August
[E] 24 August
3. When is the 'International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism' observed?
[A] 18 August
[B] 19 August
[C] 20 August
[D] 21 August
[E] 22 August
4. Recently, SEBI has announced a reward of upto Rs.________ crore for informants willing to provide credible information regarding insider trading cases.
[A] 0.5
[B] 0.75
[C] 1
[D] 1.25
[E] 1.5

Who among the following flagged off the Delhi leg of Op-Blue Freedom in August 2019?

[A] Kiren Rijiju
[B] Baichung Bhutia
[C] Sunil Chhetri
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] Both 1 and 3
6. Both the Women's and Men's hockey teams of which country won the Olympic Test event in Tokyo in August 2019?
[A] Japan
[B] India
[C] Indonesia
[D] Bhutan
[E] Sri Lanka

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Election Commission of India introduced a programme for the electors to crosscheck their details registered in the voters' list.

2.The move is to ensure a cent per cent error-free electoral roll.

3.It is in connection with the special summary revision of the roll with 1 January 2019 as the qualifying date.

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
8. Where did the Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel launch the book - the Diary of Manu Gandhi at a function in August 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Pune
[D] Hyderabad
[E] Chennai
9. Where did the Indian Coast Guard hold a High-Level Meeting with the Sri Lanka Coast Guard in August 2019?
[A] Kochi
[B] Hyderabad
[C] Mumbai
[D] New Delhi
[E] Chennai
10. Ministry of Railways has directed all its units to enforce ban on single use plastic material, with less than ________ micron thickness from October 2nd, 2019 .
[A] 25
[B] 40
[C] 50
[D] 65
[E] 70