Daily Current Affairs Quiz 8 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 8 October 2023
Question 1. Recently, Reliance’s JioMart made which legendary cricketer its brand ambassador?
Answer – MS Dhoni
India’s most iconic cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been named by Reliance Retail’s JioMart as its brand ambassador. Dhoni has been associated with the rebranding of JioMart’s festive campaign ‘JioUtsav, Celebration of India’. The Jio Utsav campaign is designed to celebrate the vibrant culture of India, its people and the various festivals that mark the country’s calendar.
Question 2. When is Indian Air Force Day celebrated?
Answer – 8 October
Air Force Day is celebrated every year on 8 October in India. This day marks the actions of the Indian Air Force and the contribution of the Air Force to the country. The Indian Air Force was established on 8 October 1932. Indian Air Force is celebrating its 91st day in 2023. The theme of Indian Air Force Day 2023 is “IAF – Airpower Beyond Boundaries”.
Question 3. Which team won gold in cricket in Asian Games 2023?
Answer – India
In the ongoing 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou, China, the final match of men’s cricket took place between India and Afghanistan at the Zhejiang University of Technology Cricket Field. In this, the Indian team won the toss and decided to bowl. The Afghan team, coming to bat first, scored 112 runs in 18.2 overs. Then the match could not be restarted due to rain, so the winner was declared due to better ranking.
Question 4. Who has been recently elected as the President of the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) General Conference (GC)?
Answer – India
India has been elected as the President of the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) General Conference (GC) for the third consecutive time. AIBD was established in 1977 under the auspices of UNESCO. It currently stands as a prestigious institute with 92 member organizations spread across 44 countries. Its members include 26 government representatives from different countries.
Question 5. When is World Cotton Day celebrated?
Answer – 7 October
World Cotton Day is celebrated every year on 7 October to mark the importance of cotton in generating employment and supporting economies in less developed countries. Celebrating World Cotton Day started in 2019. The celebration of this day was proposed by four cotton growers in Sub-Saharan Africa. This includes Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad and Mali, known as the Cotton Four.
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