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QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 08 October, 2016

QUIZ – 2016: Insights Current Affairs Quiz

08 October, 2016




Q3, October 7th Quiz (Click Here): Regarding the number of PLHIV receiving free ART treatment – An extract from the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare’s speech dated 9th July, 2016: “India, which faced the spectre of disastrous consequences on account of AIDS epidemic 15 years back, has been able to manage the challenge effectively.  Deaths due to AIDS have been reduced by nearly 55% since 2007.  New HIV infections have been reduced by 66% since 2000 and around 1 million people affected by AIDS are currently on antiretroviral therapy.” There are additional PIB releases dated 2015 which confirm the estimate.

The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles.

This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2016. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you score less, please do not mind. Read again sources provided and try to remember better.

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The following Quiz is based on the Hindu, PIB and other news sources. It is a current events based quiz. Solving these questions will help retain both concepts and facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services exam.

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