13th October, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 13th October, 2019
1. The HIIMA, Kerala, and the Health Records Association of India are jointly organising the 20th annual national conference in ________ in February 2019.
[A] Thiruvananthapuram
[B] Kochi
[C] Thrissur
[D] Kollam
[E] Kottayam
2. The government of India has given in-principle approval for setting up of Tripura's first-ever SEZ at ________.
[A] Sabroom
[B] Belonia
[C] Kailashahar
[D] Kumarghat
[E] Jiribam
3. What is the position of India in the Brand Finance Nation ranking of 2019?
[A] 4
[B] 5
[C] 6
[D] 7
[E] 8
4. The Reserve Bank of India has introduced a new reporting system, CISBI. What does 'C' stand for in CISBI?
[A] Currency
[B] Competition
[C] Central
[D] Certification
[E] Corporation
5. Recently, Chief Minister________ launched the ‘YSR Kanti Velugu’, a comprehensive, sustainable and universal eyecare scheme.
[A] Pema Khandu
[B]  Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy
[C] Sarbananda Sonowal
[D] Pramod Sawant
[E] B. S. Yediyurappa

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Union Health Ministry has launched the ‘World Health Organisation (WHO) India Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS) 2019–2023: A Time of Transition on 9 October 2019.

2.The strategy will provide a strategic roadmap for the WHO to work with the Indian government towards achieving its health sector goals.

3.It will help in improving the health of its population of India.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
7. Which of the following has launched its first 'World Report on Vision'?
[A] International Monetary Fund
[B] United Nations Development Programme
[C] World Economic Forum
[D] World Health Organisation
[E] World Intellectual Property Organization
8. Which country is set to become the first country in the world to ban ads for unhealthy drinks with high sugar content?
[B] Australia
[C] Indonesia
[D] ​Singapore
[E] Mexico
9. Recently, ________ and Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) have announced a new joint venture to implement, finance and operate the smart meter roll-out by power distribution companies.
[A] Indian Economic Service
[B] The Directorate of Enforcement
[C] Consultancy Development Centre
[D] National Investment and Infrastructure Fund
[E] Aid Accounts & Audit Division
10. Who has been appointed as President of the Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance (IPA) for 2019-2021?
[A] Rajesh Jain
[B] Arun Kumar
[C] Saurabh Chaudhary
[D] K Satish Reddy
[E] Gopal Krishnan