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Daily Current Affairs Questions: 10 September 2020
Question 1. The Lisboa+21 Declaration relates to which of the following issue?
(a) Drug and Organized Crimes
(b) Climate Change Adaption & Mitigation
(c) Conservation of Critically Endangered Bird Species
(d) Youth Policies & Programmes
Question 2.Which of the following conservation reserve(s) is/are correctly matched?
Sariska Tiger Reserve – Rajasthan
Pakke Tiger Reserve – Assam
Nameri National Park – Arunachal Pradesh
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
(a) Only 1
(b) 1 & 3
(c) 1 & 2
Answer : c
The third edition of the report, ‘Elephants. Not commodities’, was released on World Elephant Day (12 Aug) by World Animal Protection, an international non-profit animal welfare organization.
It compares research spanning a decade into elephant tourism, assessing venues across Thailand, India, Laos, Cambodia, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Malaysia.
According to the report, India is home to the second highest number,after Thailand, of elephants used in tourism in Asia, and of the 21 venues housing 509 elephants, the report found 45% (225) of the elephants were kept in severely inadequate conditions.
Question 4.Katoch committee, sometimes seen in the news is related to which of the following?
(a) Education Reform
(b) Defence Acquisition policy
(c) Bulk drugs manufacturing.
(d) Poverty eradication
Question 5.Mission Karmayogi is a scheme related to the empowerment of –