27th February, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 27th February, 2019
1. Recently, Methane hydrate, a potential fuel of the future was discovered off the coast of ________.
[A] West Bengal
[B] Odisha
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Andhra Pradesh
[E] None of the above
2. In which state a major fire broke out, which burnt over 15,000 acres of forest?
[A] Odisha
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Karnataka
[D] Kerala
[E] Madhya Pradesh
3. Sanath Jayasuriya has been banned from cricket for ________ years after he admitted breaching two counts of the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.
[A] 2
[B] 3
[C] 4
[D] 5
[E] 6
4. Which city's power distribution company was awarded the Saubhagya award on 26 February 2019?
[A] Bhopal
[B] Jabalpur
[C] Sagar
[D] Gwalior
[E] Ujjain

Read the following statements carefully:

1. Bihar government issued a notification to provide 10% quota for weaker sections in general category in jobs and educational institutions.

2. The reservation is meant for individuals whose annual earning is below 8 lakh rupees and who possess less than 10 acres of agriculture land.

3. Quota allocation for weaker sections in general category would help in providing more employment.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
6. Which state launched the 'Parents Responsibility and Norms for Accountability and Monitoring' (PRANAM) Commission on February 26, 2019?
[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Manipur
[C] Meghalaya
[D] Assam
[E] Mizoram
7. PM Narendra Modi unveiled the Bhagavad Gita prepared by ISKCON Temple devotees in ________ on 26 February 2019.
[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Odisha
[C] Delhi
[D] Gujarat
[E] Andhra Pradesh
8. Ministry of AYUSH and World Health Organisation jointly organised a 3-day conclave for reviewing the WHO document Benchmarks for Training in ________.
[A] Ayurveda
[B] Yoga
[C] Unani
[D] Siddha
[E] Homoeopathy
9. Which state inaugurated a web portal, 'Banglar Shiksha' to provide real-time data on state-run and aided schools?
[A] Odisha
[B] Karnataka
[C] Chhattisgarh
[D] West Bengal
[E] Assam
10. Which of the following signed an MoU with the Inland Waterways Authority of India on 26 February 2019?
[A] Reliance
[B] TATA Group
[C] Indian Oil Corporation
[D] Larsen & Toubro