Daily Current Affairs Quiz 2 March 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 2 March 2023
Question 1. Zero Discrimination Day celebrated on which date?
Answer – 1 March
Zero Discrimination Day is observe on 1 March to challenge discrimination and inequality faced by women and girls. This day is celebrate with the aim of protecting the rights of women and promoting empowerment. The day started by the United Nations AIDS Program in 2014.
Question 2. Who won the Women’s T20 World Cup 2023?
Answer – Australia
Australia reached the final of Women’s T20 World Cup 2023 by defeating India. Australia won the T20 World Cup for the sixth time by defeating South Africa in the final. India was the runner-up in the last Women’s T20 World Cup. In the 2023 Women’s T20 World Cup final, Australia’s Beth Mooney top-scored in the match with 74 runs. Australia Women’s T20 cricket team named Southern Stars, whose captain is Meg Lanning.
Question 3. Who has been appointed as the Principal Director General of the Press Information Bureau (PIB) recently?
Answer – Rajesh Malhotra
Senior Indian Information Service (IAS) officer Rajesh Malhotra has been appointed as the Principal Director General (DG) of PIB. With this, Malhotra has become the chief spokesperson of the Government of India. Satyendra Prakash was working on this post before Malhotra. IAS Malhotra has over 32 years of experience in planning and implementing media and communication arrangements for various Central Government Ministries and Departments including Finance, Corporate Affairs, Agriculture, Power, Coal, Mining.
Question 4. World Seagrass Day celebrated on which date?
Answer – On 1st March
World Seagrass Day celebrated every year on 1 March. The day raises awareness about seagrass and its important functions in the marine ecosystem. Seagrasses are the only flowering plants in marine environments. There are more than 60 species of sea grass in the world. These species of grass act as the best carbon sinks and provide food for marine life.
Question 5. Which Indian player’s statue will be installed at Wankhede Stadium?
Answer – Sachin Tendulkar
A life-size statue of Sachin Tendulkar will be install at the Wankhede Stadium. Sachin played his last match at Wankhede about 10 years ago. The statue is expected to be unveiled on April 23. Sachin will celebrate his 50th birthday on 23 April 2023. There is also a ‘Tendulkar stand’ at the Wankhede Stadium.
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