Daily Current Affairs Quiz 1 September 2023 : Important questions related to current affairs and their answers made available by this article for the students preparing for competitive exams. Through these questions, candidates can prepare well for the competitive exam and make it easier to get a government job.
Daily Current Affairs Quiz of 1 September 2023
Question 1. When was World Sanskrit Day celebrated in 2023?
Answer – 31 August
‘World Sanskrit Day’ is celebrated on the day of Shravan Purnima in the Hindu calendar, which was on 31 August this year. This day is also marked as Raksha Bandhan. The purpose of celebrating Sanskrit Day at the international level is to promote the revival and circulation of our ancient Indian language ‘Sanskrit’. Sanskrit is the oldest language of the world. It is the mother of our national language Hindi. Apart from Hindi, there are many words in English too, which have been taken from Sanskrit.
Question 2. Where will the Miss World 2023 be organized?
Answer – Kashmir
Miss World CEO Julia Eric Morelli said that the 71st edition of Miss World will be organized in Kashmir. The CEO of Miss World has become excited after seeing the beauty of Kashmir. However, the place in Kashmir where Miss World will be organized has not been confirmed yet.
Question 3. Which rice of Assam got the GI tag, which is also called magic rice?
Answer – Chokuwa Rice
Chokuwa rice from Assam has been awarded the coveted GI (Geographical Indication) tag. This rice is also called “magic rice”. This variety of rice is associated with the culinary heritage of Assam. This rice has a rich historical association with the mighty Ahom dynasty. This rice was a staple for the soldiers of the revered Ahom dynasty. The cultivation of Chokuwa rice is unique to the Brahmaputra river region. This includes areas like Tinsukia, Dhemaji and Dibrugarh in Assam.
Question 4. In which month the National Nutrition Week 2023 is celebrated?
Answer – September
This week is an annual observance in India, celebrated from 1 to 7 September. The week raises awareness among the nation on the importance of proper nutrition and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. National Nutrition Week was started by the American Dietetic Association in March 1973. The objective of starting it was to educate the public about the message of nutrition education while promoting the profession of dietician.
Question 5. Which bank has been authorized by RBI for disbursement of civil pension?
Answer – Bandhan Bank
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has authorized Bandhan Bank to disburse civil pension. Bandhan Bank authorized on behalf of the Central Pension Accounting Office (CPAO) will disburse pension to the pensioners. Hence the bank will work with the CPAO office of the Ministry of Finance to expedite the payment process.
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