Daily Current Affairs Quiz 16 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 16 September 2023
Question 1. Which state government has recently launched an insurance cover of Rs 4 lakh for gig workers?
Answer – Karnataka
The Karnataka government has recently launched an insurance cover of Rs 4 lakh with the aim of protecting the interests and welfare of platform-based gig workers. This insurance cover worth Rs 4 lakh includes life insurance of Rs 2 lakh and an accident insurance of Rs 2 lakh. This important step of the state government will benefit approximately 2.3 lakh gig workers actively engaged with various platforms like Amazon, Swiggy, Zomato, Flipkart, and BigBasket.
Question 2. When is World Lymphoma Awareness Day celebrated?
Answer – 15 September
World Lymphoma Awareness Day is celebrated every year on 15 September. It is an annual event that raises awareness about lymphoma. The two main types of lymphoma are Hodgkin lymphoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. This type of cancer affects the lymphatic system, which is the body’s disease-fighting network. Treatment of lymphoma includes chemotherapy, medications, radiation therapy, and sometimes stem cell transplantation.
Question 3. Which is the 13th country to recently issue an International Organization of Legal Metrology certificate?
Answer – India
India has become the 13th country to issue the internationally recognized International Organization of Legal Metrology (OIML) certificate. The Union Consumer Affairs Ministry gave this information on September 14 in the national capital. The ministry pointed out that India marks an important moment in metrological capabilities.
Question 4. Leading lubricant brand Mobil has announced which actor as its brand ambassador?
Answer – Hrithik Roshan
Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan has become the brand ambassador of lubrication company Mobil. Mobil is a global leader in lubrication technology innovation. The brand had earlier partnered with Hrithik’s action thriller ‘Vikram Vedha’. Now the brand has announced the actor as the new brand ambassador for ExxonMobil.
Question 5. GSITI and ISRO have signed MoU under NNRMS program for how many years?
Answer – 5 years
Geological Survey of India Training Institute (GSITI), Hyderabad has signed MoU with Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). This agreement has been signed for 5 years under the National Natural Resources Management System (NNRMS) programme. The objective of this project is to provide comprehensive training programme, which promotes capacity building in the field of mineral resources and disaster management under NNRMS programme.
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