Daily Current Affairs Quiz 8 September 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 September 2023
Question 1. Who has become the first solar city of India?
Answer – Sanchi
Sanchi is located in Raisen district of Madhya Pradesh. Sanchi, a World Heritage Site, has 3 MW of solar capacity, which helps reduce annual carbon dioxide emissions by 13,747 tonnes. With this capacity Sanchi has become India’s first solar city. Every house in Sanchi has adopted solar energy. This will help Sanchi achieve annual savings of ₹ 7.68 crore on electricity expenditure.
Question 2. Who has recently taken charge as the Secretary of the Department of Telecommunications?
Answer – Neeraj Mittal
Neeraj Mittal is a 1992 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer. Recently, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has appointed Mittal as Secretary in the Department of Telecommunications. Presently he is appointed as Chief Secretary in the Information Technology Department of Tamil Nadu. Before this he worked as a Senior Advisor in the World Bank Group. He has also served as Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.
Question 3. Who won the Miss International India crown in 2023?
Answer – Praveena Anjana
Praveena Anjana is a chartered accountant by profession. 23-year-old Praveena Anjana, resident of Udaipur, has become Miss International India 2023. She will now represent India at the Miss International pageant in Japan in October. Miss International pageant is organized every year in Japan. It is one of the most famous beauty pageants in the world. Praveena Anjana, who has been interested in modeling and beauty since childhood, is also a skilled classical dancer.
Question 4. When is International Literacy Day celebrated?
Answer – 8 September
International Literacy Day is celebrated with the aim of promoting the importance of literacy for human rights. Celebrated every year on 8 September, this day promotes a literate and sustainable society. This year’s International Literacy Day is being celebrated under the theme ‘Promoting literacy for a world in transition: Building the foundation for sustainable and peaceful societies’.
Question 5. Which country has launched the ‘Moon Sniper’ mission to reach the moon?
Answer – Japan
Japan has launched the ‘Moon Sniper’ mission by its indigenous rocket H-IIA. Its landing will take place in February 2024, with which Japan will become the 5th country in the world to land on the moon. The budget of this mission of Japan is 100 million dollars. Earlier, 2 missions of Japan have been spread for successful landing on the moon.
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