Daily Current Affairs Quiz 24 April 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 24 April 2023
Question 1. Who is the first woman officer of the IAF to receive a gallantry award?
Answer – Wing Commander Deepika Mishra
Wing Commander Deepika Mishra has been award a gallantry award by Air Marshal VR Choudhary for undertaking humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations in response to the flash floods in northern Madhya Pradesh in August 2021. Deepika Mishra is the first woman officer of the Indian Air Force to receive this award. Wing Commander Deepika is a resident of Rajasthan.
Question 2. Who became India’s largest oil supplier in the month of February?
Answer – Russia
According to the recently released official data, Russia became the largest supplier of crude oil to India in the month of February. India imported crude oil worth $33.5 billion from Russia, $23 billion from Saudi Arabia and $20.3 billion from Iraq in February 2023. Other exporters of crude oil to India include UAE, US and Kuwait. During the financial year 2023, amid the dispute in Ukraine, Russia supplied oil to India with a discount rate.
Question 3. When is the World Creativity and Innovation Day celebrated?
Answer – 21 April
The purpose of celebrating World Creativity and Innovation Day is to recognize the importance of creativity and innovation in problem-solving. The day encourages creative multidisciplinary thinking. The day celebrated on the last day of the World Creativity and Innovation Week. World Creativity and Innovation Week celebrated from 15-21 April. This day plays an important role in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.
Question 4. Earth Day celebrating on which date?
Answer – 22 April
Earth Day celebrated with the aim of creating awareness among people about the protection of the earth and the environment. This day makes people aware of the environment so that the earth can be protected. This day celebrated every year under a special theme to prevent the negligence being done by the people towards the environment. The theme for World Earth Day 2023 is ‘Invest In Our Planet’. This year 53rd World Earth Day was celebrated.
Question 5. Who will become the new CMD of BEML Limited?
Answer – Shantanu Roy
Shantanu Rai has been appointed as the next Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of BEML Limited, a Miniratna not-for-profit company under the Ministry of Defence. BEML Limited established in the year 1964. Roy holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from NIT-Raipur and an MBA in Financial Management. He is working as Director (Mining & Construction Business) of Production & Construction Business of BEML Limited.
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