22nd August SSC Current Affairs MCQ 22nd August SSC Current Affairs MCQ

Q1) Who has been appointed as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of lndian Bank?

  1. Dinesh Pant
  2. Shanti Lal Jain 
  3. Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
  4. Sashidhar Jagdishan

Q2) Which Highway has become the first e-vehicle friendly highway in India?

  1. Delhi to Chennai Highway
  2. Srinagar to Kanyakumari
  3. Hajira to  Pradip port Highway
  4. Delhi to Chandigarh Highway

Q3) India celebrates Akshay Urja Diwas every year on which date?

  1. 19 August
  2. 20 August
  3. 21 August
  4. 22 August

Q4) The Paralympic Games symbol “Three Agitos” has been installed in the Tokyo Bay area. What are the colors of these Agitos?

  1. Blue, Black and White
  2. White, Red and Orange
  3. Red, Blue and Green
  4. White, Green and Blue

Q5) Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has approved the world’s first DNA vaccine against Covid-19 for emergency use. What is the name of thie vaccine?

  1. ZyCoV-D
  2. NyCoV-B
  3. VyCoV-K
  4. DnCoV-C

Q6) According to a report by blockchain data platform Chainalysis, what is the rank of India in terms of crypto adoption globally?

  1. First
  2. Sixth
  3. Second
  4. Fourth

Q7) NPCI International Payments Ltd (NIPL) has partnered with Mashreq Bank to launch the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) in which country?

  1. Oman
  2. Qatar
  3. United Arab Emirates
  4. Bahrain

Q8) Which company has launched the “Small Business Loans Initiative” in India?

  1. Amazon
  2. Facebook
  3. Google
  4. Microsoft

Q9) Government of India has constituted an 8-member Committee under whose chairmanship to promote handloom sector?

  1. Shefali Vaidya
  2.  Sunil Alagh
  3. Suket Dhir
  4. Sunil Sethi

Q10) India has signed a ‘Joint Guidance’ for naval cooperation with which country?

  1. Australia
  2. Britain
  3. Japan
  4. Canada

Q11) According to the World Food Programme (WFP), over how many people out of 39 million are facing severe hunger in Afghanistan?

  1. 12 million
  2. 10 million
  3. 14 milion
  4. 16 million

Q12) Ismail Sabri Yaakob has become the ninth Prime Minister of which country?

  1. Iran
  2. Vietnam
  3. Malaysia
  4. CAmbodia

Q13) Which state or UT has launched the ‘Karkhandar’ Scheme for artisans and weavers?

  1. Punjab
  2. Jammu & Kashmir
  3. Gujarat
  4. Ladakh

Q14) Who has been appointed as the Secretary of Information and Broadcasting?

  1. Tarun Bajaj
  2. Ajay Seth
  3. T V Somanathan
  4. Apurva Chandra

Q15) O.M Nambiar, who passed away recently, was a renonwed coach of which sports?

  1.  Athletics  
  2. Badminton
  3. Hockey
  4. Tennis

Q16) Which IT Company has recently launched ‘Google Cloud Garages’?

  1. Wipro
  2. TCS
  3. Tech Mahindra
  4. Infosys

Q17) Ministry of Tourism has signed an MoU with which among the following to boost hospitality industry?

  1. MakeMyTrip
  2. Ibibo
  3. Trivago
  4. A&B
  5. B&C

Q18) Who has become the voice of Amazon’s Alexa in India?

  1. Akshay Kumar
  2. Deepika Padukone
  3. Amitabh Bachchan
  4. Alia Bhatt