July 23, 2024
Consider the following statements:
1. The Union Minister for Jal Shakti launched the fifth edition of "Jal Shakti Abhiyan: Catch the Rain-2024" campaign.
2. Its theme for this year is "Nal Shakti se Jal Shakti”.
3. The campaign comes under the National Water Mission.
4. "Jal Shakti Abhiyan: Catch The Rain" Campaign covers all the blocks of water stressed districts in only rural areas across the country.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 1 & 3 only
  • (C) 3 & 4 only
  • (D) 1 & 4 only
Consider the following statements:
1. Vajra Sentinel System is an anti-drone systems developed by Skyroot Aerospace.
2. It offers soft kill by jamming, and hard kill by interceptor drones.
3. The anti-drone technology has the potential to neutralise swarm UAVs as well.
4. The Ministry of Defence has signed a ₹200 crore contract for this anti-drone system for the Indian Army and Indian Air Force (IAF).
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 2, 3 & 4 only
  • (D) 1, 2, 3 & 4
Consider the following statements:
1. The Trends in International Arms Transfers, 2023 report has been released by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).
2. Shri Luv Kush Kumar assumed the charge of Chairman of National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) recently.
3. DRDO recently conducted first successful flight test of indigenously developed Agni-5 missile with Multiple Independently Targetable Re-Entry Vehicle (MIRV) technology.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 1 & 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 & 3
Consider the following statements:
1. Russia is the largest exporter as per The Trends in International Arms Transfers, 2023 report.
2. The National Commission for Scheduled Castes is a constitutional body established with a view to provide safeguards against the exploitation of Scheduled Castes.
3. MIRV technology ensures that a single missile can deploy multiple war heads and hit targets at different locations simultaneously.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 1 & 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 & 3
Consider the following statements:
1. As per Trends in International Arms Transfers, 2023 report, India is the largest arms importers.
2. The 65th Constitutional Amendment split the National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes into two separate commissions.
3. India has become sixth country to have MIRV-capable missiles after US, UK, Russia, France and China.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 3 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 1 & 2 only
  • (D) 1, 2 & 3
Consider the following statements:
1. Indian writer Jhumpa Lahiri is the winner of Erasmus Prize
2. The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation in the Netherlands awards the prize annually.
Which of the following statements is/ are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Tartrazine, Sunset Yellow, Rhodamine-B and Carmoisine- seen recently in news, are -
  • (A) 2nd line antibiotics against TB
  • (B) New seed varieties of BT crops
  • (C) Newly discovered moons of Uranus
  • (D) Food coloring agents
The Neengal Nalama Scheme has been launched by the state of-
  • (A) Tamil Nadu
  • (B) Telangana
  • (C) Kerala
  • (D) Karnataka
Who has been appointed as the new Chief Minister of Haryana?
  • (A) Dharamendra Kundu
  • (B) Vikrant Duggal
  • (C) Dushyant Chuatala
  • (D) Nayab Singh Saini
The exercise Cutlass Express 2024 was held in -
  • (A) Congo
  • (B) Myanmar
  • (C) Seychelles
  • (D) India
Which state university has recently achieved landmark of being granted 100 patents by the Indian Patent Office?
  • (A) Himachal Pradesh University
  • (B) Shoolini University
  • (C) Central University of Himachal Pradesh
  • (D) Baddi University of Emerging Sciences & Technology
Who has been appointed the Director of the Board of Directors of Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC)?
  • (A) Ambar Mahajan
  • (B) Luv Kush Sharma
  • (C) Virender Thakur
  • (D) Himesh Pradhan

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