General Knowledge Questions And Answers :: Current Affairs 2012: part1

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Following General Knowledge Multiple choice objective type questions and answers will help you in TRB, SSC and UPSC 2020 examinations :

1.Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, on 16th July, 2012, became the first woman elected to head the African Union (A.U.) Commission. Which country is she from?

South Africa

2.Protesters shouted and danced at the gate of a Japanese nuclear power plant as it restarted on 01st July, 2012. Which is that plant?

Iwo Jima

3.The Centre, in July 2012, announced a relief package of what amount to the States facing drought-like situation and offered a diesel subsidy of 50 per cent to farmers for saving standing crops?

Rs. 1,000 crore
Rs. 1,900 crore
Rs. 2,400 crore
Rs 3,600 crore

4.Union Home Resource Development Ministry, in July 2012, announced establishment of two Central universities in which state of India?

West Bengal

5.The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), in July 2012, launched Methadone Maintenance Treatment (MMT) programme at its National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre (NDDTC). The project is a joint effort of AIIMS anda. The United Nations office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)b. The Regional Office for South Asia (ROSA)Selection the correct answer

Only a
Only b
Both a and b
Neither a nor b

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