12th March SSC Current Affairs MCQ 12th March SSC Current Affairs MCQ

Q1) Russia and which country have signed an MoU to set up an International Lunar Research Station?

  1. United States
  2. France
  3. India
  4. China

Q2) Who has been re-appointed as the Chairman of the Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations for the year 2021?

  1. Rajiv Mehrishi
  2.  Girish Chandra Murmu
  3. Vinod Rai
  4. Shashi Kant Sharma

Q3) Who has been awarded the 2020 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership?

  1. Mahamadou Issoufou
  2. Cyril Ramaphosa
  3. Nana Akufo-Addo
  4. John Magufuli

Q4) Who has been named the ICC men’s Player for the Month of February?

  1. Ben Stokes
  2. Rohit Sharma
  3. Ravichandran Ashwin
  4. Joe Root

Q5) Central Industrial Security Forces celebrated its which raising day on March 10, 2021?

  1. 50th
  2. 51st
  3. 52nd
  4. 53rd

Q6) Shrikant Moghe, who passed away recently, was the renowned actor of which regional cinema?

  1. Bhojpuri
  2. Tamil
  3. Odia
  4. Marathi

Q7) Which country has launched its first military exercise in space, “AsterX“?

  1. Denmark
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Russia

Q8) Who will be honoured with an award by the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF)?

  1. Amitabh Bachchan 
  2. Akashay Kumar
  3. Ajay Devgan
  4. Shahrukh Khan

Q9) Arjuna Sahayak irrigation project is a project of which of the following states?

  1. Rajasthan
  2. Gujarat
  3. Uttar Pradesh
  4. Madhya Pradesh

Q10) The Indian government has appointed whom as the new Chief Statistician of India (CSI)?

  1. Revathy Iyer
  2. Mahesh Kumar Jain
  3. Rajeshwar Rao
  4. G P Samanta

Q11) India will levy a customs duty of ____% on solar modules and ____% on solar cells from April 2022?

  1. 30% and 20%
  2. 40% and 25%
  3. 15% and 30%
  4. 10% and 15%

Q12) IDBI Bank has been taken out of the Prompt Corrective Action framework. The Bank was placed under PCA in which year?

  1. 2017
  2. 2018
  3. 2019
  4. 2016

Q13) Lou Ottens, who passed away recently, was the inventor of ___?

  1. Projector
  2. Speakers
  3. Audio Cassette Tape
  4. Scanner

Q14) Name the Union Minister who has become the first serving MP to be appointed as Captain in the Territorial Army?

  1. Anurag Thakur
  2. Rattan Lal Kataria
  3. Arjun Ram Meghwal
  4. Jitendra Singh

Q15) Rasin Dam and Chillimal Dam were inaugurated in which of the following states recently?

  1. Gujarat
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Bihar

Q16) Suchitra Durai, who received King Bhumibol World Soil Day – 2020 Award  on behlaf of ICAR, is an Ambassador of India to which country?

  1. Malaysia
  2. Singapore
  3. Mauritius
  4. Thailand

Q17) Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal flagged off how many HP Cape Gauge Locomotive indigenously developed by Banaras Locomotive Works, Varanasi?

  1. 2000
  2. 1500
  3. 3000
  4. 1000

Q18) Shramik Kalyan Portal is a portal of which Ministry?

  1. Ministry of Agriculture
  2. Minister of Textiles
  3. Minister of Tribal Affairs
  4. Ministry of Railways