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MARCH – 2021 CURRENT AFFAIRS QUESTIONS ANSWERS


Question No (1) BBC Indian Sportswoman of the Year award for 2021 won by whom?
Answer: Koneru Humpy.

Question No (2) ‘INS Karanj’ is third in the series of six Scorpene-class diesel-electric submarine, being built by which company?
Answer: Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders.

Question No (3) Name the person has been re-appointed as the Chairman of the Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations for the year 2021?
Answer: Girish Chandra Murmu.

Question No (4) Name the player has been selected for “ICC Women’s Player of the Month February 2021”?
Answer: England.

Question No (5) Which state to come up with the Gender Budget Concept in India?
Answer: Andhra Pradesh.

Question No (6) Joint military exercise DUSTLIK II organized in Uttarakhand between which two countries?
Answer: India and Uzbekistan.

Question No (7) Tirath Singh Rawat become the new Chief Minister of which Indian State?
Answer: Uttarakhand (In March 2021).

Question No (8) National Stock Exchange (NSE) has acquired a ___ equity stake in the Indian Gas Exchange (IGX)?
Answer: 26%.

Question No (9) In India, Garima Savings Account for women has been launched by whom?
Answer: Ujjivan Bank.

Question No (10) Incumbent Prime Minister of Ivory Coast, Hamed Bakayoko, has passed away on which date?
Answer: 10 March 2021.


Question No (11) ‘Mera Ration Mobile App’ developed by National Informatics Center (NIC). Who launched this app for India?
Answer: Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.

Question No (12) Which actor won the Best Actor award at the 67th National Awards 2021?
Answer: Manoj Bajpayee.

Question No (13) ‘Living Well with Kidney Disease’ is the theme of which day?
Answer: World Kidney Day 2021.

Question No (14) ‘Tackling Plastic Pollution’ is the theme of which day in 2021?
Answer: World Consumer Rights Day.

Question No (15) Arindam Bagchi assumed charge as the new spokesperson of which Ministry?
Answer: Ministry of External Affairs(MEA).

Question No (16) ‘Soyuz-2.1a Carrier Rocket’ belongs to which country?
Answer: Russia.

Question No (17) Name the person has been appointed as the MD and CEO of Asset Reconstruction Co India Ltd. (ARCIL)?
Answer: Pallav Mohapatra.

Question No (18) Central Government appointed Dr. G P Samanta as the new Chief Statistician of India (CSI) for a period of __ years?
Answer: 2.

Question No (19) 2021 International Day of Mathematics (IDM) celebrated on which date?
Answer: March 14.

Question No (20) Sounding rocket RH-560 comes under which series rockets by ISRO?
Answer: Rohini Series.


Question No (21) India’s largest floating solar power plant of 100 mw capacity to be launched at where?
Answer: Telangana.

Question No (22) Name the first Indian women cricketer who has scored 10,000 international runs?
Answer: Mithali Raj.

Question No (23) Government of India approved the PM Health Protection Fund under which section of Finance Act, 2007?
Answer: 136-B.

Question No (24) ‘Fighting Transboundary Environmental Crimes’ is the theme of which day?
Answer: 5th edition Asia Environmental Enforcement Awards.

Question No (25) Which country have largest Foreign Exchange Reserve in the world?
Answer: China.

Question No (26) India’s biggest Kidney Dialysis Hospital has been inaugurated at which place?
Answer: Balasahib Gurudwara, Delhi.

Question No (27) ANMOL app under the national health mission launched by which State?
Answer: Jammu & Kashmir.

Question No (28) India’s 1st Forest Healing center opened in which state?
Answer: Uttarakhand.

Question No (29) Women Will” web platform launched by which Technology company?
Answer: Google.

Question No (30) Justice Shri Anshuman Singh, the former Governor of Rajasthan & Gujarat has passed away due to health ailments on which date?
Answer: March 8, 2021.


Question No (31) ’69th Senior National Volleyball Championship’ 2021 held in which city?
Answer: Bhubaneswar.

Question No (32) ‘Hearing care for ALL’ is the theme of which day in 2021?
Answer: 2021 World Hearing Day.

Question No (33) Bajrang Punia has won a gold medal in the ___ category freestyle event final at the Matteo Pallicone ranking series?
Answer: 65kg.

Question No (34) Who won the Men’s Singles title at the 2021 BWF Swiss Open Super 300?
Answer: Viktor Axelsen.

Question No (35) ‘Maitri Setu’ connect which two countries in South Asia?
Answer: India and Bangladesh.

Question No (36) Name the Indian-origin person appointed as the first Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the New York-based Federal Reserve Bank?
Answer: Naureen Hassan.

Question No (37) To boost e- governance, a digital platform called __ launched by the Tripura CM?
Answer: Jagrut Tripura.

Question No (38) ‘Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world’ is the theme of which day?
Answer: International Women’s Day 2021.

Question No (39) ’69th Senior National Volleyball Championship’ was held in which state of India?
Answer: Odisha.

Question No (40) What is the theme of 2021 Janaushadhi Week?
Answer: Seva Bhi, Rozgar Bhi.


Question No (41) While a catastrophe or natural disaster, to protect the balance sheet of MFIs, financial institutions, and banks, HDFC ERGO General Insurance launched which Insurance product?
Answer: Business Kisht Suraksha.

Question No (42) Indian entrepreneur M. G. George Muthoot, the chairman and whole time Director of the Muthoot Group has passed away on which date?
Answer: 5 March 2021 at Delhi.

Question No (43) Name the Indian woman cricketer become the 5th Indian woman player to play 100 ODIs?
Answer: Harmanpreet Kaur.

Question No (44) What is the theme of ‘New Delhi World Book Fair 2021-Virtual Edition’?
Answer: National Education Policy-2020.

Question No (45) Which cricket team has been ranked top in the Test rankings released by ICC?
Answer: India.

Question No (46) World’s first platypus sanctuary is being built by which country?
Answer: Australia.

Question No (47) What was the theme of ‘2021 National Science Day’?
Answer: Future of STI: Impact on Education Skills and Work.

Question No (48) Who has been appointed as the President & Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of ‘AU Small Finance Bank’?
Answer: Sharad Goklani.

Question No (49) Name the Indian state government has announced completely ban on Hookah bars?
Answer: Jharkhand Government.

Question No (50) Who assumed the additional charge of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) director general (DG)?
Answer: Kuldiep Singh.


Question No (51) Sadak Suraksha (Road Safety) is the theme of which day in India?
Answer: National Safety Day 2021.

Question No (52) Starship prototype rocket ‘SN10’ tested by which space launch company?
Answer: SpaceX.

Question No (53) 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) Winners Shield won by which team?
Answer: Mumbai City FC.

Question No (54) Which company has India’s 1st policy to provide 100% premium returns?
Answer: Aditya Birla Health.

Question No (55) Who nominated Indian – American lawyer Kiran Ahuja to head the Office of Personnel Management?
Answer: US President Joe Biden.

Question No (56) Which is India’s 1st policy to provide 100% premium return?
Answer: Activ Health Policy by Aditya Birla Health Insurance Company Ltd.

Question No (57) ‘All-India Consumer Price Index for Urban Non-Manual Employees’ released by whom?
Answer: Central Statistical Organization (CSO).

Question No (58) Best Motion Picture – Drama award at the Golden Globe Awards 2021 won by which movie?
Answer: Nomadland.

Question No (59) Who has been appointed as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of which command of Indian Navy – Eastern Naval Command?
Answer: Ajendra Bahadur Singh.

Question No (60) India celebrate ‘Chabahar Day’ on which date in 2021?
Answer: March 4.


Question No (61) Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment launched ‘Sugamya Bharat App’ for what?
Answer: People with disabilities as well as the elderly in registering accessibility-related problems.

Question No (62) Haryana state’s governor has approved a bill to reserve ___ of private-sector jobs for locals?
Answer: 75%.

Question No (63) Starship prototype rocket SN10 has been successfully launched and tested by which company?
Answer: SpaceX.

Question No (64) Where is India’s 1st Toy Cluster to be setup?
Answer: In Karnataka by Aequs Private Limited.

Question No (65) Deepak Kumar won the ___ medal at the 72nd Strandja Memorial Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria?
Answer: Silver.

Question No (66) ‘Multi-national Exercise Desert Flag-VI’ organized by which country?
Answer: United Arab Emirates.

Question No (67) Maharashtra has been ranked __ in the Gross State Domestic Product list?
Answer: 1st.

Question No (68) To launch ‘RuPay SoftPoS’ for digital payments in India, Which bank has partnered with the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)?
Answer: SBI Payments.

Question No (69) ‘Agartala International Book Fair 2021’ begins in India. It is __ days long fair?
Answer: 14 days.

Question No (70) ‘Hero Indian Women’s League (IWL) 2020-21’ is schedule in which Indian State?
Answer: Odisha.


Question No (71) ‘Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Planet’ is the theme of which day in 2021?
Answer: World Wildlife Day 2021.

Question No (72) Who has been appointed as the CEO of this Sansad Television in India?
Answer: Retired IAS officer ‘Ravi Capoor’.

Question No (73) ’70th Anniversary Celebrations of the Sri Lankan Air Force’ celebrated on which date?
Answer: 2 March, 2021.

Question No (74) In the 11th edition of QS World University Rankings, which Indian University has emerged as the best institution?
Answer: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay.

Question No (75) At the Golden Globe Awards 2021, which American TV series won the most awards?
Answer: The Crown.

Question No (76) Zero Discrimination Day 2021 observed on which date?
Answer: March 1st.

Question No (77) Who won a gold medal at the XXIV Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial tournament 2021?
Answer: Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat.

Question No (78) ‘End Inequalities’ is the theme of which day in 2021?
Answer: Zero Discrimination Day 2021.

Question No (79) To promote water conservation in India, 100-day campaign called ‘Catch the Rain’ launched by whom?
Answer: Jal Shakti Ministry of India.

Question No (80) Scientists have discovered a new species of alpine plant called ‘Cremanthodium indicum’ in which state of India?
Answer: Arunachal Pradesh.


Question No (81) Uttarakhand become ____ state to include a women commando squad in the Police department?
Answer: Fourth State in India.

Question No (82) India’s 1st Toy Cluster at Koppal in Karnataka being develop by which company?
Answer: Aequs Private Limited.

Question No (83) Matam Venkata Rao appointed as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of which bank in India?
Answer: Central Bank of India.

Question No (84) “Gharoki Paachan, Chelik Naam” programme launched in which state of India?
Answer: Uttarakhand.

Question No (85) ‘QS World University Rankings 2021’ topped by which University?
Answer: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Question No (86) Sixteenth meeting of ‘2021 G20 Summit’ will be held in which city?
Answer: Rome.

Question No (87) Name the Indian- American lawyer has been nominated as head the US Department of Personnel Management?
Answer: Kiran Ahuja.

Question No (88) 22nd Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship 2021 will be held at?
Answer: Panchkula, Haryana.

Question No (89) ‘2021 World Wildlife Day’ observed on which date?
Answer: March 3.

Question No (90) In India the National Safety Day (NSD) is observed on which date each year?
Answer: March 4.


Question No (91) Which country launches its first arctic-monitoring satellite “Arktika-M”?
Answer: Russia.

Question No (92) ‘Powering with Plant Protein’ is the theme of which day in 2021?
Answer: National Protein Day 2021.

Question No (93) Ghana has become the first country in the world to receive vaccines acquired through which initiative?
Answer: United Nations COVAX initiative.

Question No (94) Sharad Goklani has been appointed as the President and CTO of which bank?
Answer: AU Small Finance Bank.

Question No (95) ‘Hearing care for ALL’ is the theme for which day?
Answer: World Hearing Day 2021.

Question No (96) According to Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, India aims to operationalize 23 waterways by which year?
Answer: 2030.

Question No (97) ’39th Agartala International Book Fair 2021′ theme was?
Answer: Ek Tripura, Shrestha Tripura.

Question No (98) In which state the ‘India’s 1st Machine Tool Park’ is located?
Answer: Karnataka.

Question No (99) Name the first three states of India topped in the list of land Records Digitisation Index 2021?
Answer: Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal and Odisha.

Question No (100) Theme of ’16th FICCI Higher Education Summit 2021′ was?
Answer: Higher Education @2030: R.I.S.E.


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