Daily Current Affairs Quiz 6 August 2022: it is based on Current Affairs 2022 and Important News. Current Affairs Quiz for Bank Exams 2022 questions will help candidates in scoring marks for the General Awareness Section of the upcoming exams like IBPS PO/Clerk Mains, SBI PO Mains and SEBI Grade A Prelims. every candidate must attempt the Current Affairs Quiz.
1)The 106-year-old astronomical observatory of Langat Singh College is included on the UNESCO list, where is it located?
Explanation: An astronomical observatory in India has been included on the UNESCO list of important endangered heritage observatories of the world. it is 106-year-old. The astronomical observatory is situated at Langat Singh College, in Muzaffarpur, Bihar.
2) RBI increased Repo Rate to ————- after the RBI’s MPC committee.
Explanation: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to increase the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 50 basis points to 5.40 per cent with immediate effect. the decision was taken in its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting which was held on August 05, 2022.
3) In which category, Murali Sreeshankar has won the silver medal for India at the 2022 CWG?
C) Long Jump
D) High Jump
Explanation: Indian athlete Murali Sreeshankar has bagged a silver medal in the men’s long jump event in CWG Birmingham 2022. with this, he became the first-ever Indian to claim a silver medal in the men’s long jump event at the Games.
4) RBI announced the Digital Payments Index (DPI) For March 2022?
Explanation: The Reserve Bank announced the construction of a composite Reserve Bank of India – Digital Payments Index (RBI-DPI) in March 2018 as a base to capture the extent of digitisation of payments in India. The index for March 2022 stands at 349.30 against 304.06 for September 2021.
5) The Cabinet Secretary of India gets a one-year period Extention, name it?
A) Rajiv Gauba
B) Pradeep Kumar Sinha
C) Ajay Sharma
D) Nripendra Misra
Explanation: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved a one-year extension in service of Rajiv Gauba as Cabinet Secretary of India, his term was to be ended on August 30, 2022. Rajiv Gauba gets his second extension as Cabinet Secretary of India.
6) Who won a gold medal in the event by scoring the highest ever points at the ongoing CWG Games?
Explanation: India’s para powerlifter Sudhir wins a gold medal in the men’s heavyweight final and lifted 208 kg in his first attempt, and 212 kg in his second attempt. however, he failed to lift 217 kg in his third and final attempt. he bagged India’s first ever Gold medal in Para-Powerlifting sports at the Commonwealth Games.
7) Mithilesh Chaturvedi passed away at 67 due to cardiac arrest, he was an?
A) Social Activist
Explanation: Noted Indian actor Mithilesh Chaturvedi passed away at the age of 67 due to cardiac arrest. He has featured in several TV shows and films. Mithilesh Chaturvedi was best known for playing small yet strong supporting roles in multiple films.
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