Daily Current Affairs Quiz 23 February 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 23 February 2023
Question 1. Recently RBI canceled the license of which co-operative bank in Madhya Pradesh?
Answer – Gadha Sahakari Bank, Guna
According to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), this co-operative bank does not have sufficient capital and earning potential. In its statement, the RBI said that about 98.4 per cent depositors of the cooperative bank are entitled to receive their deposits from the Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC) in full. However, DICGC has already paid Rs 12.37 crore out of the total insured deposits, based on the wishes of the concerned depositors of the bank till December 19, 2022.
Question 2. When is World Thinking Day celebrating?
Answer – 22 February
World Thinking Day is celebrated by all the Girl Scouts, Girl Guides and other girl groups around the world. The day is celebrated with an aim to think about fellow brothers and sisters, address their concerns and guide them. The theme of this year’s World Thinking Day is ‘Our World, Our Peaceful Future, Environment, Peace and Security’. Under this theme, by finding out the problems of the environment, efforts will be made to solve them.
Question 3. Who will be given the Gyanappana Award for 2023?
Answer – Poet V Madhusudanan Nair
The Jnanappan award instituted by the Guruvayoor Devaswom will be given to ‘poet V Madhusudhanan Nair’ for this year. He has been selected for the prestigious award because of his overall contribution in the field of literature. Higher Education Minister R. The award will be presented to Madhusudhanan at a cultural meet organized by Bindu at Melpathur Auditorium in Guruvayoor. The Gyanappan award carries Rs 50,001, a gold locket of Guruvayoorappan and a citation.
Question 4. When is World Scout Day celebrated?
Answer – 22 February
World Scout Day is celebrated to mark the birthday of Lord Robert Baden-Powell. He was the one who founded the Boy Scout Movement. According to the Scout Movement’s official website, there are 172 national Scout organizations with 57 million members by 2022. The day is celebrated by national Scout organizations through events including fundraising campaigns, food drives and other forms of volunteer work.
Question 5. What is the name of India’s first Agri Chatbot?
Answer – Ama Krushai
At the concluding session of ‘Krishi Odisha 2023’ Odisha Governor Professor Ganeshi Lal launched India’s first AI chatbot for agriculture sector ‘Ama Krushai’. This chatbot will help farmers with best agricultural practices. Apart from this, it will also inform about government schemes and loan products of more than 40 commercial and co-operative banks.