5th March SSC Current Affairs MCQ 5th March SSC Current Affairs MCQ

Q1) Which two places have been chosen by India and Norway to work jointly in the area of marine spatial planning for the next five years?

  1. Lakshadweep and Puducherry 
  2. Andaman & Daman
  3. Panaji & Kochi
  4. Kovalam & Puducherry

Q2) Which bank has planned to introduce a US$ 100-million credit guarantee scheme to boost India’s rooftop solar programme?

  1. Asian Development Bank
  2. World Bank
  3. New Development Bank
  4. Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Q3) Telangana Grameena Bank (TGB) and Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank (APGVB) have launched Digital Savings Account opening through KYC. These two RRBs are sponsored by which bank?

  1. Bank of Baroda
  2. Punjab National Bank
  3. State Bank of India
  4. UCO Bank

Q4) Which Payment Gateway has announced its partnership with PayPal to enable international payments for merchants?

  1. CCAvenue
  2. Cashfree 
  3.  PayU
  4. Razorpay

Q5) Who is the author of the book “The Mystery of the Parsee Lawyer”?

  1. Shrabani Basu
  2. Lewis Carroll
  3. Stuti Changle
  4.  Ajay Pandey

Q6) India has sent a consignment of 1,000 metric tonnes of rice and 100,000 hydroxychloroquine tablets to Madagascar. What is the capital of Madagascar?

  1. Bandar Seri Begawan
  2. Bridgetown
  3. Antananarivo
  4. Kinshasa

Q7) Boxer Deepak Kumar (52kg) who won the silver medal at the 72nd Strandja Memorial Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria hails from which state?

  1. Punjab
  2. Bihar
  3. Haryana
  4. Uttar Pradesh

Q8) Who is the President of the Indian Deaf Cricket Association?

  1. Tapas Bhattacharya
  2. Rajeev Mehta
  3. Subrata Dutta
  4. Sumit Jain

Q9) United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has declared 2023 as the International Year of which crop?

  1. Rice
  2. Wheat
  3. Millets
  4. Maize

Q10) Union Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has  virtually inaugurated how many new ‘Outreach Service Centers for Communication Disorders’  established by AIISH, Mysuru?

  1. Five
  2. Three
  3. Six
  4. Eight

Q11) Rajesh Vaishnaw has been appointed India’s next Ambassador to which country?

  1. Gambia
  2. Ireland
  3. Latvia
  4. Morocco

Q12) Which institution has developed an Alternate Energy Light Trap device for checking pests in agricultural fields?

  1. Central Island Agricultural Research Institute , Port Blair
  2. National Rice Research Institute, Cuttack
  3. Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
  4. Indian Institute of Wheat and Barley Research, Karnal

Q13) Who has been awarded the 2021 Nuremberg International Human Rights Award?

  1. Sayragul Sauytbay
  2. Michelle Bachelet
  3. Sonny Okosun
  4. Umaji Naik Khomane

Q14) Name the Indian American who has been appointed as the deputy assistant to President Biden and director of the White House Military Office?

  1. Vinod Khosla
  2. Kal Penn
  3. Hasan Minhaj
  4. Maju Varghese

Q15) Bunny Wailer, who passed away recently, was a renowned ____?

  1. Actor
  2. Singer
  3. Fashion Designer
  4. Author

Q16) The Army has decided to induct 6,000 new Light Machine Guns “Negev”. Which country is supplying these guns to India?

  1. Russia
  2. Japan
  3. Israel
  4. France

Q17) Which state has launched India’s first Engineering Research & Development (ER&D) Policy?

  1. Karnataka
  2. Andhra Pradesh
  3. Odisha
  4. Telangana

Q18) Who has become the first cricketer in the world to have 100 million followers on social media platform Instagram?

  1. Rohit Sharma
  2. Virat Kohli 
  3. AB de Villiers
  4. MS Dhoni