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1Where was Covid-19 variant B.1.1.529, also known as Omicron first detected?
South Africa

Right Answer: 3
Omicron was detected in South Africa. On 26 November 2021, WHO designated the variant B.1.1.529 a variant of concern, named Omicron.
Question ID: 507

2Who is appointed as new chief of Indian Army in place of General Rawat?
K. Hari Kumar
M.M. Ranawane
M.M. Naravane
Karambir Singh

Right Answer: 3
Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane now becomes the senior-most military officer in the country after Gen Rawat's passing.
Question ID: 480

3P.V. Sindhu, won bronze medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020. She is associated with which of the following sports?

Right Answer: 3
Pusarla Venkata Sindhu is an Indian professional badminton player, won silver medals in olympics 2016 and bronze medal in 2020, women's singles.
Question ID: 11

4Where, is the first Geological Park of India proposed to be constructed?

Right Answer: 2
The first geological park of India will be built in Lamheta, Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh by by Geological Survey of India, under ministry of mining.
Question ID: 554

5Who was appointed as Vice Chief of the Army Staff of India? He assumed the charge on 1-05-2022.
Manoj Pande
B.S. Raju
Sanjay Mahindru
Sandeep Singh

Right Answer: 2
The current VCOAS is Lieutenant General B. S. Raju UYSM, AVSM, YSM, who assumed the office on 1 May 2022.
Question ID: 678

6How many cities in India met the Air Quality standards prescribed by WHO, in 2021?

Right Answer: 1
In 2021, none of the cities in India met the prescribed World Health Organization air quality standards of 5 micrograms per cubic meter, stated the World Air Quality Report 2021, prepared by Swiss organization IQAir and released globally on Tuesday.
Question ID: 599

7Who is present Comtroller and Auditor General of India?
G.C. Murumu
V.Narahari Rao
Vinod Rai
K.K.Venu Gopal

Right Answer: 1
Girish Chandra Murmu is the 14th Comptroller and Auditor General of India and the external auditor of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.
Question ID: 67

8Shri Garikipati Narasimha Rao was honoured with Padma Shri-2022. Which field was he associated with?
Music and Arts
Literature and Education

Right Answer: 2
Shri Garikipati Narasimha Rao is well known for Sahasravadhanam in Telugu. He is also well known as Pravachana karta, motivator.
Question ID: 601

9In which railway station, Indian Railways opened first Pod Hotel?
Chennai Central
Mumbai Central
Hazrat Nizamuddin

Right Answer: 2
Indian Railways opened first Pod Hotel in Mumbai Central Railway Station on 17-11-2021. It has spread over 3000 sft with 64 capsules.
Question ID: 453

10Who is present CEO of NITI Aayog?
Suman K Bery
Amitabh Kanth
Rajive Kumar
Narendra Modi

Right Answer: 2
Amitabh Kant is the second and current chief executive officer of NITI Aayog, a public policy think tank of the Government of India. He is a 1980 batch retired IAS officer of Kerala cadre.
Question ID: 674

11Who won the Reykjavik Open Tournament 2022?
GM Gukesh D
GM Praggnanandaa R
GM Idani, Pouya
GM Adhiban B

Right Answer: 2
The Reykjavik Open is an annual chess tournament that takes place in the capital city of Iceland. It was held every two years up to 2008, currently it runs annually. Praggnanandaa, the only 16-year-old Indian grandmaster won a crucial and dramatic game against his compatriot GM Gukesh D. (15) in the final round.
Question ID: 659

12Who is present governor of Andhra Pradesh?
B.D. Mishra
Biswa Bhusan Harichandan
Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan
Shri Phagu Chauhan

Right Answer: 2
From 24-07-2019
Question ID: 3

13PM Modi inaugurated the 50th anniversary celebrations of ICRISAT. Where is ICRISAT located?

Right Answer: 2
The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics is an international organization which conducts agricultural research for rural development, headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad with several regional centers.
Question ID: 556

14Which of the following is the largest city in India by population?
New Delhi

Right Answer: 2
India's largest city is Mumbai, with a population of 12.5 million, closely followed by Delhi, with a population of over 11 million.
Question ID: 553

15Who among the following was not honoured with Padma Vibhushan for the year 2022?
Ms. Prabha Atre
Shri Kalyan Singh
Shri Gulam Nabi Azad
General Bipin Rawat

Right Answer: 3
Shri Gulam Nabi Azad was honoured with Padma Bhushan Award for the year 2022. Rest of three were honoured with Padma Vibhushan Award.
Question ID: 549

16Which political party won highest number of assembly constituencies in Punjab Assembly elections held on 20 February, 2022?
Indian National Congress
Siromani Akali Dal
Bharatiya Janata Party
Aam Admi Party

Right Answer: 4
Aam Admi Party stands topper by winning 92 assembly constituencies followed by INC 18, SAD 3, BJP 2. Bhagwant Mann took oath as the 18th Chief Minister of Punjab on 16 March, 2022.
Question ID: 595

17Who won 2022 Swiss Open Women's Singles (Badminton) tournament?
Carolina Marin
Busanan Ongbamrungphan
Sung ji-hyun

Right Answer: 2
Indian women's world No 7 defeated Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan in straight games in the final.
Question ID: 609

18Who was the first Indian to won first gold medal in Athletics in entire Olympics history (India)?
Norman Pritchard
Niraj Chopra
P.V. Sindhu
Hockey Team

Right Answer: 2
Neeraj Chopra is an Indian track and field athlete who competes in the javelin throw. He is the first track and field athlete to win an Olympic gold medal for India, and the second Indian to win an Olympic medal in athletics for India after Norman Pritchard.
Question ID: 10

19Which city was found to be the most polluted capital in the world for the year 2021 by WHO?
Islamabad, Pakistan
Warsaw, Poland
Dakha, Bangladesh
Delhi, India

Right Answer: 4
Delhi was found to be the most polluted capital in the world for the fourth consecutive year in 2021 and 35 of the 50 cities with the worst air quality were in India.
Question ID: 598

20Where India is going to construct the world's highest tunnel?
Natula Pass, Arunachal Pradesh
Shinkula Pass, Himachal Pradesh
Chitkul, Himachal Pradesh
Umling La Pass, Laddakh

Right Answer: 2
The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has said it will construct the world's highest tunnel at Shinku La Pass at an altitude of 16,580ft, connecting Himachal Pradesh to the Union Territory of Ladakh.
Question ID: 662

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