Daily Current Affairs Quiz 26 June 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 26 June 2023
Question 1. What is the name of India’s first Omicron-specific mRNA-based booster vaccine?
Answer – GEMCOVAC-OM®
Dr. Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State for Science & Technology recently launched the Omicron-specific mRNA-based booster vaccine “GEMCOVAC-OM®”. The vaccine has been develope by Gennova using indigenous platform technology. Recently, a few days ago, this vaccine approved for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the Office of the Drug Control General of India (DCGI).
Question 2. Where was the 8th Global Pharmaceutical Quality Summit held?
Answer – In Mumbai
The Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance (IPA) organized the 8th Global Pharmaceutical Quality Summit in Mumbai. In this 2-day conference, eminent personalities, regulators and experts from the pharmaceutical industry discussed the ways of reshaping drug manufacturing in India with patient-centricity in mind. In this conference, Union Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya praised the results of Indian vaccines during the Corona period.
Question 3. Which Indian company has recently started exporting the world’s first Nano Urea to the USA?
Answer – IFFCO
Indian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) has started exporting the world’s first Nano Urea indigenously produced in India to USA. Recently, during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to America, an agreement signed between IFFCO and Kapoor Enterprises of California to export Nano Urea. Nano urea can be store in less space and less cost.
Question 4. Who won this year’s Children’s Literature Award in the Hindi language category?
Answer – Kotuk App
Sahitya Akademi has announced the list of winners of 2023 Bal Sahitya Puraskar and Yuva Puraskar. In the Hindi language category, Suryanath Singh has won the Children’s Literature Award for his collection of short stories – ‘Kotuk App’. Vishakha Vishwanath has won the youth award for ‘Swat:la Swatavirudh Ubhe Kartana’. Sahitya Akademi has announced 22 winners of Bal Sahitya Puraskar and 20 winners of Yuva Puraskar.
Question 5. The Prime Minister of India has recently received the highest state honor of which country?
Answer – Egypt
Egypt has conferred its highest state honor ‘The Order of the Nile Award‘ to Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi. Union Home and Cooperation Minister Amit Shah has confirmed this through a tweet. With this honour, Narendra Modi is the only Prime Minister of India, who has been conferred with such highest honors by the maximum number of countries.
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