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Top Current Affairs Quiz: 17 June 2019

The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as pro-tem Speaker of Lok Sabha , Femina Miss India 2019 and ICC World Cup 2019 among others.

Jun 17, 2019 18:30 IST
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17 June 2019: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as pro-tem Speaker of Lok Sabha , Femina Miss India 2019 and ICC World Cup 2019 among others.

1. Who has taken oath as pro-tem Speaker of Lok Sabha?
a) Virendra Kumar
b) Jitendra Singh
c) Nitin Gadkari
d) Amit Shah

2. Which Indian bowler has been ruled out for at least the next two World Cup matches due to hamstring injury?
a) Jasprit Bumrah
b) Kedar Jadhav
c) Kuldeep Yadav
d) Bhuvneshwar Kumar

3. Which batsman top-scored in the India vs Pakistan ICC World Cup match 2019?
a) Rohit Sharma
b) Virat Kohli
c) KL Rahul
d) Hardik Pandya

4. Who won Femina Miss India 2019 Pageant?
a) Shivani Jadhav
b) Shreya Shanker
c) Suman Rao
d) Anukreethy Vas

5. Who won the Femina Miss Grand India 2019 title?
a) Shreya Shanker
b) Sanjana Vij
c) Shivani Jadhav
d) Anukreethy Vas

6. Who won Miss India United Continents 2019 title?
a) Sanjana Vij
b) Shreya Shanker
c) Suman Rao
d) Shivani Jadhav

7. Which city hosted the FBB Femina Miss India 2019 Pageant?
a) New Delhi
b) Bengaluru
c) Hyderabad
d) Mumbai

8. Who has become the fastest batsman to score 11,000 runs in ODIs?
a) Rohit Sharma
b) KL Rahul
c) Virat Kohli
d) MS Dhoni

Answers

1. (a) Virendra Kumar
Dr Virendra Kumar, seven-time Lok Sabha MP from Tikamgarh in Madhya Pradesh took oath as Pro-tem Speaker of the Lok Sabha on June 17, 2019. Kumar will preside over the first sitting of the Lok Sabha and administer the oath of office to the newly elected Lok Sabha MPs. He will also oversee the election of the Lok Sabha Speaker.

2. (d) Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been ruled out of India's, at least, next two World Cup games after developing a niggle in his left hamstring during the clash against Pakistan at Manchester. The pacer had walked off the field to seek medical treatment in the middle of his third over.

3. (a) Rohit Sharma
Ace batsman Rohit Sharma top-scored for India in the India vs Pakistan world cup match 2019.  Sharma made 140 runs in 113 balls with the help of 14 fours and 3 sixes.

4. (c) Suman Rao
Suman Rao, Miss India Rajasthan was crowned the winner of Femina Miss India World 2019 during a star-studded grand finale of the beauty pageant.

5. (c) Shivani Jadhav
Shivani Jadhav from Chhattisgarh was crowned Femina Miss Grand India 2019.

6. (b) Shreya Shanker
Shreya Shanker from Bihar won the Miss India United Continents 2019 title.

7. (d) Mumbai
The FBB Femina Miss India 2019 Pageant was held on June 15, 2019 at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium in Mumbai.

8. (c) Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli has become fastest batsman to score 11,000 runs in one-day internationals cricket. He grabbed this position after scoring a fifty Pakistan on June 16, 2019. Kohli broke the record of Sachin Tendulkar, who reached at this milestone in 276 innings.