24th February, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 24th February, 2019
1. Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan scheme comprises of 3 components A, B, and C, which when combined aims to add a solar capacity of 25,750 MW by ________.
[A] 2020
[B] 2021
[C] 2022
[D] 2023
[E] 2024
2. Argentina became the ________ country to sign the Framework Agreement of the International Solar Alliance.
[A] 25th
[B] 41st
[C] 72nd
[D] 93rd
[E] 104th
3. Which of the following days is observed every year on 20 February to promote equal rights and opportunities among people within a country and between nations?
[A] International Day of Living Together in Peace
[B] Nelson Mandela International Day
[C] International Day for Tolerance
[D] World Day of Social Justice
[E] World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
4. Recently, Flying Bulldog, was rediscovered in a remote part of Indonesia. It is a ________.
[A] Bat
[B] Hawk
[C] Bee
[D] Crow
[E] Vulture
5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Virtual Experiential Museum in ________ on 19 February 2019.
[A] Jal Mahal
[B] Hawa Mahal
[C] Man Mahal
[D] Panch Mahal
[E] Taj Mahal
6. Justice Uma Nath Singh took oath as the First Lokayukta of which state?
[A] Assam
[B] Arunachal Pradesh
[C] Nagaland


[E] Sikkim
7. The government of India raised the investment limit for angel tax exemption to Rs 25 crore and extended the period of availing benefits to ________ years for startups.
[A] 10
[B] 12
[C] 15
[D] 18
[E] 20
8. ________ was presented Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony for the year 2015.
[A] Chhayanaut
[B] Rajkumar Singhajit Singh
[C] Ram Sutar Vanji
[D] Zubin Mehta
[E] RavI Shankar
9. Which edition of India’s biggest Global Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices was inaugurated in Bengaluru on 18 Feb 2019?
[A] 2nd
[B] 3rd
[C] 4th
[D] 5th
[E] 6th
10. Belgium's Elise Mertens won the Qatar Open 2019, by beating top seed ________ in tennis.
[A] Martina Hingis
[B] Venus Williams
[C] Serena Williams
[D] Simona Halep
[E] Amandine Hesse