Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs 2017–2018 Latest UP Updates, News, Competitive Exam Questions Answers

Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs

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UP Latest News Highlights:

CM Yogi Adityanath initiated JE vaccination drive in 38 districts:

CM Yogi also commenced a toll free number to get or provide any information about encephalitis.

Yogi Adityanath commenced Encephalitis Vaccination Campaign:

As it is seen, Encephalitis is a major problem in this state. State government is launching vaccination campaign to deal with this fatal disease.

Government should make clear policy on slaughterhouses: Allahabad High Court

Huge number of unauthorized abattoirs was taken after the government came under the leadership of Yogi Adityanath.

Yogi Adityanath move up retirement age of UP doctors to 62:

As per latest news, Yogi Adityanath led government has extended the retirement age of government doctors from 60 to 62 years.

Yogi Adityanath to declare no school bag day in  government schools

As per latest news, it is planned to announce “no school bag day” on Saturday in all the state-run schools.

Government affirmed ‘no bag de’ on Saturday in primary and secondary schools:

Under the chairmanship of Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Dinesh Sharma, this decision was taken in a meeting held with Additional Chief Secretary of Education.

Adityanath’s government to accomadate local bodies of Mathura-Vrindavan and Ayodhya-Faizabad

The main motto is to bestow better services in local bodies, all-round development and enhance employment to the local population

CCEA approves electrified doubling line between Phephana-Indara and Mau-Shahganj:

As per latest reports, estimated cost of the project will be Rs 1028.95 crore with expected ending cost of Rs 1190.98 crore.

Assembly gets ahead of Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, 2017:

CGT Bill makes necessities for levy and collection of tax on intra-state supply of goods and services.

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Uttar Pradesh Latest News

Uttar Pradesh News:

  • Chief Minister issued instructions for staging Ramlila closed years in Ayodhya
  • It has has announced the launch of the Bhagyalakshmi scheme
  • Uttar Pradesh government red-blue light restricted by state
  • CM Yogi Aditya Nath gave orders to investigate the Yash Bharti Award
  • Government has announced a code of conduct for ministers
  • Has launched the Advanced Life Support ambulance service in every district
  • Farmer became the winner of Manvir Bigg Boss Season 10 UP
  • Rajiv Shukla has resigned from UPCA secretary
  • Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Ministry has approved the purchase potatoes in UP
  • BJP won assembly elections
  • Hridayanath Dikshit became the 23rd Speaker of Assembly
  • UP Cabinet Minister Adityanath made 46 ministers
  • SC ST class reservation finished off in medical colleges
  • BJP releases list of candidates for the assembly elections
  • Government has constituted a committee to implement the waiver decision agricultural loans
  • Government has sanctioned Rs 47 crore for drinking water in Bundelkhand
  • Government Gorakhpur and Agra renamed airports
  • Government has approved plans to Mehr wedding Muslim girls
  • Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs: It has declared in primary and secondary schools (Saturday – ‘No Bag Day’)
  • Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs: Prime Nrendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the Cancer Center in Varanasi
  • Amend the maximum age limit of the state civil service candidates by government
  • It has issued orders to the judicial inquiry into the misuse of funds in Gomti river front
  • Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs: Government has announced a 24-hour power supply in the state
  • Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs: Its Government has decided to make Ayodhya and Mathura both municipal corporations.
  • EC issued instructions on political hoardings and advertisements in five states
  • Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs: EC announced significant changes in election process
  • It has set up the Anti-Land Mafia Task Force
  • It canceled the 15 holidays in the name of men in the state
  • Starting telephone facility for prisoners in jail in this state
  • Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs: Supreme Court has approved the road map of Yogi Government
  • It bans the Samajwadi Pension Scheme

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Uttar Pradesh Competitive Exam Questions Answers

Q 1.When was the Cinema Corporation established in Uttar Pradesh?

  1. 1951
  2. 1956
  3. 1971
  4. 1975

Ans: 4

Q 2.By which districts tribe is the ‘Shera Dance’ done in this state?

  1. Gorakhpur
  2. Lalitpur
  3. Allahabad
  4. Varanasi

Ans: 2

Q 3.  Akhilesh Yadav led Government approved the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of which Metro rail project.

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Karnataka
  3. Uttar Pradesh
  4. Chhattisgarh

Ans: Uttar Pradesh

Q 4.Which Indian State has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for planting 10 lakh saplings in 10 locations in one day?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Karnataka
  3. Uttar Pradesh
  4. Chhattisgarh

Answer: 3

Q 5. Which state along with Uttar Pradesh tops the list in Urban and Rural Internet Connectivity Index list? (June)

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Karnataka
  3. Chhattisgarh
  4. Tamilnadu

Ans: 4

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Q 6. When was the Cinema Corporation established in it?

  1. 1951
  2. 1956
  3. 1971
  4. 1975

Ans: 4

Q 7.By which districts tribe is the ‘Shera Dance’ done in it?

  1. Gorakhpur
  2. Lalitpur
  3. Allahabad
  4. Varanasi

Ans: 2

Q 8. Which Indian State has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for planting 10 lakh saplings in 10 locations in one day?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Karnataka
  3. Uttar Pradesh
  4. Chhattisgarh

Answer: 3

Q 9. In which of the following places is the Civil Aviation Training Centre situated in the State?

  1. Allahabad
  2. Lucknow
  3. Varanasi
  4. Amethi

Ans: 1

Q 10. Which of the following cities was the place of re-installation of Hindu religion by Shankracharya?

  1. Badrinath
  2. Ayodhya
  3. Prayag
  4. Varanasi

Ans: 1

Q 11.In which of the following cities in the state is sulehkul festival, the symbol of Hindu Muslim unity organized?

  1. Meerut
  2. Aligarh
  3. Lucknow
  4. Agra

Ans: 4

Q 12.Where is the oldest museum of the State situated?

  1. Allahabad
  2. Lucknow
  3. Mathura
  4. Varanasi

Ans: 2

Q 13.How many members are there in the UP VidhanSabha?

  1. 540
  2. 85
  3. 210
  4. 404

Ans: 4

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Q 14.In which of the following districts is the ‘Mango’ cultivation not done in the State?

  1. Varanasi
  2. Lucknow
  3. Mirzapur
  4. Agra

Ans: 4

Q 15.In which district of Uttar Pradesh has solar energy plant been started?

  1. Agra
  2. Aligarh
  3. Mathura
  4. Etah

Ans: 2

Q 16.Which one of the following parties played a major role in support of Uttaranchal in the northern part of Uttar Pradesh?

  1. Uttarakhand Mukti Morcha
  2. Uttarakhand Raksha Manch
  3. Him Sena
  4. All the above

Ans: 4

Q 17.Which of the following pairs is wrong?

  1. Thumra-dance song
  2. Sanjeeni-romantic song
  3. Lehchari-festival
  4. Kharatitiya-festival

Ans: 3

Q 18. Which country along with Uttar Pradesh Government signed an Memorandum of Understanding in order to set up a new Skill Development Centre for Famers of UP? (June)

  1. Afghanistan
  2. Armenia
  3. Australia
  4. Netherland

Ans: 4

Q 19. Who has appointed as a New Chief Secretary of this state?

  1. M. Naik
  2. Shikha Sharma
  3. Vishal Sikka
  4. Deepak Singhal

Ans: 4

Q 20. What is the name of the high speed Train initiated the experimental Run In India route between Bareilly and Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh?

  1. Ralgo
  2. Shinkansen
  3. Talgo
  4. Inter City Express

 Ans: 3

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