Daily Current Affairs Quiz
Daily Current Affairs Quiz section aims to help every competitive exam candidate to revise Current Affairs for 30th November at ease. Today’s Current Affairs questions and answers cover topics such as ‘Samanvay 2022’, ‘Nai Chetna’ campaign, Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA), ‘International Lusophone Festival’.
Daily Current Affairs Quiz- 30th November 2022
Q1. ‘Samanvay 2022’ is a Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Exercise organised by which armed force?
a) Indian Army
b) Indian Navy
c) Indian Air Force
d) Indian Coast Guard
Answer: (c) Indian Air Force
Explanation: Indian Air Force conducted the Annual Joint Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Exercise ‘Samanvay 2022’ at Air Force Station Agra. With this exercise, the Indian Air Force aims to assess the efficacy of institutional disaster management structures and contingency measures. The exercise witnessed participation by representatives from the ASEAN countries.
Q2. Which Union Ministry launched the ‘Nai Chetna’ campaign?
a) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
b) Ministry of Women and Child Development
c) Ministry of MSME
d) Ministry of Rural Development
Answer: d) Ministry of Rural Development
Explanation: The Union Ministry of Rural Development launched the month-long campaign named ‘Nai Chetna’, as a people’s movement. The campaign is launched by the Ministry of Rural Development to make women, especially in rural areas, aware of their rights and mechanism available to help redress their grievances. It was launched on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25th November 2022.
Q3. Who is the head of the panel set up to revamp Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA)?
a) Amarjeet Sinha
b) A K Sikri
c) Ranjan Gogoi
d) V V Ramana
Answer: a) Amarjeet Sinha
Explanation: A panel headed by former Rural Development Secretary Amarjeet Sinha, has been set up to recommend structural and other reforms required under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA). The panel is to suggest measures to reduce regional imbalance by offering more opportunities to the most deserving states.
Q4. Which is the first north-eastern state to launch its ‘Mental Health and Social Care Policy’?
Answer- b) Meghalaya
Explanation: Meghalaya has become the first state in the Northeast and the third state in India to have ‘Mental Health and Social Care Policy’. The vision of the policy is to promote overall mental health and well-being and facilitate appropriate access and care pathways. Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma informed that this policy will ensure proper attention to mental health, especially for children, adolescents, and youths.
Q5. Which state is the host of ‘International Lusophone Festival’?
Answer- (b) Goa
Explanation: Ministry of External Affairs is organizing the ‘International Lusophone Festival’ in partnership with the Indian Council of Cultural Relations and the Goa government. Lusophones are people that speak Portuguese as a native or as a common second language. As part of the festival, workshops on Lusophone music, exhibitions of Goan architecture, Goan handicrafts and Goan furniture, Food and Spirits Festival are being organized.
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