JIGYASA: Daily Current Affairs Quiz of January 24,2016

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Dear Aspirants,

Here is the JIGYASA: Daily Current Affairs Quiz of January 24,2016 for you!

  1. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on 23rd January, 2016 hoisted the largest tricolour in the country atop the tallest pole in
  • Ranchi
  • Kolkata
  • Hyderabad
  • New Delhi

Answer: 1

  1. Pertaining to which of the following freedom fighter Prime Minister Narendra Modi released the first set of 100 declassified files at the National Archives of India here on 23rd January, 2016?
  • Bhagat Singh
  • Lala Lajpat Rai
  • Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
  • Mohan Das Karam Chandra Gandhi

Answer: 3

  1. Kerala formation Day is observed every year on…
  • 1st January
  • 24th January
  • 1st November
  • 24th November


  1. Which of the following countries has submitted its first Biennial update report to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in January, 2016?
  • India
  • China
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka



  1. Andhra Pradesh government has launched in January, 2016 ‘Giriputrika Kalyana Pathakam’ a scheme which has been designed to provide a onetime financial assistance of …. to each tribal woman who gets married.
  • 50,000
  • 80,000
  • Rs, 1,00,000
  • Rs, 5, 00, 000


  1. For which of the following states the Union Cabinet on 24th January, 2016 recommended imposition of President’s Rule.
  • Assam
  • Manipur
  • Arunachal Pradesh
  • Jammu and Kashmir




  1. Which of the following countries has topped South Asia in human development index, 2015 released in January, 2016?
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Afghanistan

Answer: (3)


  1. A once rare mosquito-borne virus is spreading rapidly through the Americas in January, 2016 and are alarmed because of a possible link between the virus and a birth defect called microcephaly that causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and potential developmental problems. It is called…
  • Zika
  • Lika
  • Rika
  • Gika


  1. Name the Tabla Player who has died on 22nd January, 2016 at the age of 80.
  • Alla Rakha
  • Nayan Ghosh
  • Bickram Ghosh
  • Pt Shankar Ghosh


  1. Ever year from 15th to 21st January is celebrated as…. in India.
  • Yoga Week
  • PIN Code Week
  • Social work Week
  • Immunization Week

Answer: 2

Happy learning!