Daily Current Affairs Quiz 21 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 21 September 2023
Question 1. When was Nuakhai Juhar celebrated in the year 2023?
Answer – 20 September
The Nuakhai Juhar festival marks the arrival of the new rice season. It is an annual harvest festival mainly of the state of Odisha. This festival is celebrated a day after Ganesh Chaturthi (‘Panchami Tithi’ of the lunar fortnight). It holds special significance in western Odisha and the neighboring areas of Simdega in Jharkhand.
Question 2. Which Indian cricketer has recently launched the brand ‘DNINE Sports’?
Answer – Deepak Chahar
Deepak Chahar has entered the sports equipment business with the brand ‘DNINE Sports’. The Indian cricketer has launched this brand with an investment of ₹ 2.5 crore. The brand offers products that cater to the needs of athletes, including professional cricketers. DNINE Sports provides products to customers both online and offline.
Question 3. Which railway station was recently renamed as ‘Shaheed Captain Tushar Mahajan’ Railway Station?
Answer – Udhampur Railway Station
The Jammu and Kashmir administration has given approval regarding changing the name of Udhampur railway station. Now this railway station will be known as ‘Martyr Captain Tushar Mahajan Railway Station (MCTM)’ of the braveheart of the Army. Captain Tushar Mahajan was born on May 25, 1987 in Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir. Captain Tushar Mahajan sacrificed his life during an anti-terrorism operation in Pampore, Jammu and Kashmir in February 2016.
Question 4. Amrit Vriksha Andolan 2023 is related to which state government?
Answer – Assam
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has launched the Amrit Vriksha Andolan, which aims to promote a greener and more sustainable environment by planting one crore saplings in the state. This campaign was launched on June 8, 2023. The four main objectives of this movement are to plant 1 crore saplings, direct benefit transfer (DBT), promote tree economy and increase green coverage.
Question 5. Which Indian player won the gold medal in the Rio Shooting World Cup?
Answer – Elavenil Valarivan
Olympian Elavenil Valarivan won her second gold medal in the women’s 10 meter air rifle event of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Rifle/Pistol competition. Elavenil defeated 20-year-old Ossien Muller of France with a score of 252.2. China’s Zheng Jiale stood third in this event.
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