Daily Current Affair MCQs 03-March-2023

Current affairs mcqs 3 March, 2023 World Wildlife Day ,Rashmi Shukla ,International Yoga Festival ,Vo Van Thuong ,Jeswin Aldrin ,The Book of Bihari.


On which date the World Wildlife Day is observed?

a) March 1

b) March 2

c) March 3

d) March 4

Ans: C - March 3

  • Every year March 3 is celebrated as Wildlife Day to spread awareness about wildlife.
  • World Wildlife Day was celebrated for the first time on 3 March 2014.
  • This day is celebrated to spread awareness about the species of flora and fauna that are disappearing from all over the world.

  • Theme of 2023 - 'Partnership for Wildlife Conservation'

Who among the following has been appointed as the Director General of SSB?

a) Rashmi Shukla

b) Ajay Kumar

c) Bharti Singh

d) Kuldeep Chahal

Ans: A - Rashmi Shukla

  • Senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, Rashmi Shukla has been appointed as the Director General of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).
  • She is a 1988 batch IPS officer of Maharashtra cadre.
  • The SSB is a border-guarding force deployed along the Nepal and Bhutan borders.

  • Rashmi Shukla has been the former head of the Maharashtra Intelligence Department. She came in limelight in a case related to phone tapping.

Where is the International Yoga Festival 2023 being organized?

a) Haridwar

b) Allahabad

c) Banaras

d) Rishikesh

Ans: D - Rishikesh

  • The International Yoga Festival 2023 is being organized by the Uttarakhand Tourism Development Council from March 1 to 7 on the banks of the Ganges in Rishikesh.

  • Visitors to the festival will be able to attend sessions led by Yogacharyas from revered yoga schools such as Isha Foundation, Kaivalyadhama, Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram and Art of Living.

Vo Van Thuong has been elected as the new President of which country?

a) Vietnam

b) China

c) Thailand

d) Taiwan

Ans: A - Vietnam

  • The National Assembly (NA) of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam has elected Vo Van Thuong (52-years), a member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of Vietnam, as the new President of Vietnam for a term running till 2026.

  • Vo Van Thuong replaces Nguyen Xuan Phuc, who resigned as president in January 2023.

Jeswin Aldrin broke M Sreeshankar's record in men's long jump at the 2nd AFI National Jumping Championship, Jeswin belongs to which state?

a) Goa

b) Maharashtra

c) Tamil Nadu

d) Kerala

Ans: C - Tamil Nadu

  • Jesvin Aldrin of Tamil Nadu broke the record of 8.36m held by Indian teammate M Sreeshankar by clearing 8.42m in the men's long jump at the 2nd AFI National Jumping Championship.

  • Aldrin had won gold in Kozhikode last year with a jump of 8.37 metres.

Who is the author of the book 'The Book of Bihari Literature'?

a) Sameer Kumar

b) Abhay Kumar

c) Sanjeev Seth

d) Amit Kumar

Ans: B - Abhay Kumar

  • Bihar Industries Minister Sameer Kumar Mahaseth has released a book titled 'The Book of Bihari Literature' edited by an Indian poet-diplomat Abhay Kumar during the Grand Trunk Road Initiatives 3.0 held in Bihar's Patna.

  • Bihari literature is a vibrant collection of book writings—poems, essays, stories—that have flowed from the pen of great poets, thinkers and writers across the millennia who were born or lived in modern Bihar.

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