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The Kandaleru Dam is located in which state? Kerala Maharashtra Andhra Pradesh Goa Correct Answer: C The Kandeleru Dam is an irrigation project built on the Kandaleru River in Rapur Mandal, Nellore district, Andhra Pradesh. The project is part of the Telugu Ganga project which supplies drinking water to Chennai city from the Srisailam reservoir on Krishna River.
What is the theme of the 2018 World Wetland Day (WWD)? Wetlands and Tourism Wetlands for our Future – Sustainable Livelihoods Forests and Wetlands Wetlands for a Sustainable Urban Future Correct Answer: D The World Wetlands Day (WWD) is observed every year on February 2 to mark the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in the city of Ramsar in...
Which city is hosting the 5th edition of South Asia Region Public Procurement Conference (SARPPC-2018)? New Delhi Kathmandu Dhaka Colombo Correct Answer: A The 5th edition of the South Asia Region Public Procurement Conference (SARPPC-2018) was inaugurated by Arun Jaitley, the Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, in New Delhi on February 5, 2018. The theme of the...
Shubhankar Sharma is associated with which sports? Cricket Golf Tennis Badminton Correct Answer: B Shubhankar Sharma from Chandigarh has become the highest ranked Indian golfer after grabbing 72nd position in the Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR). He has won the Maybank Championship in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Sharma now also has the rare distinction of leading both the European Tour Race...
Which union ministry has launched the Start-up-India ranking framework? Ministry of Commerce and Industry Ministry of Human Resource Development Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry of Law and Justice Correct Answer: A Suresh Prabhu, the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, has launched the Start-up-India ranking framework in New Delhi to help the Startup India initiative to drive economic...
The Ministry of Railways has signed MoU with which Union Ministry to augment services in Railway hospitals? Ministry of Women and Child Development Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry of AYUSH Correct Answer: D The Ministry of Railways has signed MoU with Ministry of AYUSH in New Delhi on February 6, 2018 to...
Which Indian airport has become the world’s busiest single-runway airport? Indira Gandhi International Airport Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International airport Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport Answer: C The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International airport has become the world’s busiest single-runway airport, after creating a new world record for single-runway operations by handling 980 arrivals and take-offs...
Which state hosted the first-ever Pelican Bird Festival-2018? Karnataka Andhra Pradesh Kerala Tamil Nadu Answer: B The first-ever Pelican Bird Festival-2018 was held at the Atapaka Bird Sanctuary on Kolleru lake in Andhra Pradesh on February 4, 2018. Over 5,000 pelican birds from various countries reach Kolleru Lake every year during winter by travelling over 3500 km. The Kolleru...
The Assam Government has signed MoU with which cab company for a pilot project of app-based river taxi services in Guwahati? Ola Uber Meru Carzonrent Correct Answer: A The Government of Assam has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with cab-hailing company Ola for a pilot project of app-based river taxi services in Guwahati. This MoU was signed during...
The Gandhi Sagar Dam is built on which river in Madhya Pradesh? Narmada Chambal Son Tapti Correct Answer: B The Gandhi Sagar Dam is built on Chambal river and is located in the Mandsaur & Neemuch district of Madhya Pradesh. It is a masonry gravity dam, standing 62.17 metres (204.0 ft) high, with a gross storage capacity of 7.322 billion...

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