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Revuru Umamaheshwar Rao
Principal
Rachana College of Journalism
Hyderabad

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]31). Name the founder of Israel nation’s desert agriculture ?
Ans : David Ben Gurion was the first prime minister of Israel who introduced ‘making the desert bloom’ concept during his tenure. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]32). Which Indian rice has a patent by USA company ?
Ans : Basmati rice (Rice tech). [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]33). Name the founder of Israel nation’s desert agriculture ?
Ans : David Ben Gurion was the first prime minister of Israel who introduced ‘making the desert bloom’ concept during his tenure. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]34). Name the member countries in BRICS?
Ans : Member countries of BRICS include Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]35). Name the book written by Maharashtra Governor Ch. Vidhyasagar Rao?
Ans: Maharashtra Governor Ch.Vidhyasagar Rao has written a book titled ‘Uniki’. It was released by the President Pranab Mukherjee on July 3 in Hyderabad. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]36). Name the constituency from where Tamilnadu CM Jayalalitha won mid-term poll?
Ans : Tamilnadu CM Jayalalitha won mid term poll from RK Nagar constituency in Chennai held on June 27, 2015. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]37). Name the first crude oil cavern in the country?
Ans: The first crude oil cavern was Commissioned in Visakhapatnam in May 2015. The cavern was built by digging a seven-km tunnel into Yaravada hillock with a 30-metre roof below the main sea level. Its storage capacity is 1.33 million metric tons. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]38). Name the newly appointed Commissioner of Central Information Commission?
Ans : Vijaya Sarma has been appointed as the new Commissioner of Central Information Commission for 2015. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]39). Kadem Lift Irrigation Project situated in which district?
Ans : Kadem Lift Irrigation Project is situated in Adilabad district of Telangana. The Project was inaugurated on July 5, 2015 by Chief Minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]40). What is the full form of LED?
Ans : LED lamp is a Light-Emitting Diode (LED) product that is assembled into a lamp (or light bulb) for use in lighting fixtures. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]41). Who secured First Rank in Civil Service Examinations held in July 2015?
Ans: Ira Singhal of Delhi secured First Rank in the civil service Examinations held in July 2015. For the first time in the country, a handicapped topped the civil service examinations. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]42). In which state infamous Vyapam scam took place?
Ans: Vyapam is the abbreviation for Hindi version of Vyavasayak Pareekshaa Mandal of Madhya Pradesh which is responsible for recruitment of constables, doctors, and teachers. [/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]43). Name the committee formed to reorganise Food Corporation of India?
Ans : Shantakumar Committee has been formed to reorgnise Food Corporation of India (FCI). It has submitted its report in January last.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]44). On which day nation celebrates Girls Day?
Ans : Nation celebrates Girls Day every year on January 24.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]45). From where and when the Central Schemes Beti Padavo..Beti Bachavo was launched?
Ans : Beti Padavo..Beti Bachavo was launched by Prim Minister on January 22, 2015 from Panipat in Haryana.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]46). When the Yoga Day is being observed?
Ans : Yoga day is being observed every year on June 21st.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]47). Name the Central Government Scheme for Girl Children that earns high rate of interest?
Ans : Sukanya Samvruddhi Account. It earns high rate of interest for the girls below 10-years-old.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]48). Name the Accident Insurance Policy of the Central Government?
Ans : Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bhima Yojana. It was introduced by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2015.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]49). Who was appointed as the Cabinet Secretary to Central Government?
Ans : Pradeep Kumar Sinha of Utter Pradesh cadre was appointed as the Cabinet Secretary to Central Government. He took charge on June 13, 2015, and will continue in office for 2 years.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]50). Who is the Director of Satish Dhawan Space Research Organisation?
Ans : P. Kunhi Krishnan was on June 1, 2015 appointed as the Director of Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]51). From where and when the Central Schemes Beti Padavo..Beti Bachavo was launched?
Ans : Beti Padavo..Beti Bachavo was launched by Prim Minister on January 22, 2015 from Panipat in Haryana.[/box]

[box type=”custom” bg=”#e8e5e5″ fontsize=”20″ radius=”10″]52). When the Yoga Day is being observed?
Ans : Yoga day is being observed every year on June 21st.[/box]

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