India Current Affairs Quiz/Questions-Answers May 2011, May 9- May 15

India Current Affairs Questions May 2011 - Latest Current Events Quiz on India.  Multiple choice quizzes on latest Indian current events to help you prepare for Banking, MBA, RBI, NABARD, Civil Services and other Competitive Exams.

May 14, 2011 15:42 IST
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India Current Affairs Quiz
India Current Affairs Quiz

Quizzes on the India Current Affairs section are designed to cover the wide range of national issues and other informations related to India from different segments which are of general human interest. Taking the India Current Affairs Quiz for May 2011 will update you on the latest incidents that occured in India. The quizzes on India Current Affairs will equip you to take all competitive examinations as well.

1.  Which one of the following became the first Indian state to launch an e-payment system for commercial tax payers?
a) Karnataka
b) Bihar
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Madhya Pradesh
Answer: (a)

2. Supreme Court of India ruled out corrective action in Bhopal gas tragedy case. When the Bhopal gas tragedy had happened?
a) 2-3 December 1984
b) 6 November 1983
c) 12 February 1982
d) 20 March 1984
Answer: (a)

3. Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh declared on 8 May 2011 that the Union government had approved two more tiger reserves in Karnataka. The tiger reserves were approved in which of the following districts in Karnataka?
a. Chamarajanagar district and Chikmagalur district
b. Ramanagara District and Chikballapur distric
c. Bangalore Rural District and Kolar Districts
d. Dharwad District and Belgaum District
Answer: (a)

4. Six-day joint exercise of the Indian Army and the Air Force, Vijayee Bhava began on 9 May 2011 aims at fine-tuning concept of Cold Start doctrine. The Cold Start doctrine, a military doctrine that involves joint operations between the three main services Army, Navy, and Air Force was developed by the Indian Armed Forces in which year?
a. 2000
b. 1997
c. 2004
d. 2010
Answer: (c)

5. The Indian Union Ministry of Environment on 6 May 2011 gave its approval India’s first Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) specialising in infrastructure development in the Himalayan region. In which of the following states of the Himalayan region will the IIT be developed?
a. Uttarakhand
b. Himachal Pradesh
c. Jammu & Kashmir
d. Arunachal Pradesh
Answer: (b)

6. Fifty-nine year-old Aasha Jee on 8 May became the first Kashmiri Pandit woman to win a panchayat poll in which predominantly Muslim village in Kashmir?
a. Zazun
b. Wusan
c. Liderwan
d. Bohipora
Answer: (b)

Which of the following veteran Malayalam actor was chosen for 2011 Prem Nazir award, given out in memory of the late evergreen hero, Prem Nazir?
a. G K Pillai
b. Kunchako Boban
c. Prithviraj
d. Vimala Raman
Answer: (a)


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