Daily Current Affairs Quiz 22 October 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 22 October 2023
Question 1. When is National Police Memorial Day celebrated?
Answer – 21 October
Police Memorial Day is celebrated every year on 21 October in India. This day is celebrated to remember and honor the sacrifices made by police officers. The day marks the attack on twenty Indian police by Chinese soldiers in the Hot Spring area of Ladakh in 1959. 10 Indian police lost their lives in this incident and 7 were captured.
Question 2. Which city of India will host the second edition of the E-Prix in 2024?
Answer – Hyderabad
The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) and Formula E recently officially confirmed Hyderabad hosting the second edition of the E-Prix. This event will be organized on February 10, 2024. The ABB FIA Formula E electric car racing event in Hyderabad has been announced for the second consecutive year.
Question 3. What is the name of India’s first semi-high-speed regional rail service?
Answer – Namo Bharat
Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off India’s first rapid rail, Namo Bharat, from Sahibabad station. The speed of this train on the track is 152 to 155 km. It is the state-of-the-art regional transport system ‘RRTS’ in India. This train has been developed keeping in mind utmost passenger convenience and safety. Each of their coaches is provided with 6 CCTV cameras, emergency door, Wi-Fi, and charging facility.
Question 4. Which country became the first country in the world to launch an electromagnetic railgun from an offshore vessel?
Answer – Japan
Japan’s Marine Corps has tested a medium-caliber maritime electromagnetic railgun from an offshore platform, which was successful. With this, Japan has established itself as a leader in maritime railgun technology. With this, for the first time a country has been successful in launching a railgun from an offshore platform.
Question 5. In which city has the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) recently inaugurated its sub-office?
Answer – Itanagar
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has set up a sub-office in Itanagar, Arunachal, strengthening its commitment towards financial inclusion and development in the region. RBI Deputy Governor Dr Michael Debabrata Patra inaugurated the sub-office on October 20.