Current Affairs Questions of January 2022

Directions: In the questions given below, four options have been given. Click on the option which you think is the RIGHT ANSWER to the question.


1. Captain Harpreet Chandi, who became the first person of Indian origin to complete a solo unsupported trek to the South Pole is an Army officer in which country?

2. Which movie received the 79th Golden Globe Best Motion Picture (Drama) award?

3. Where was the monumental national flag measuring 225 feet by 150 feet displayed on Army Day i.e. 15 January 2022?

4. At which of the following places was the foundation stone for Major Dhyan Chand Sports University laid by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi?

5. In which city was India’s first Open Rock Museum inaugurated in January 2022?

6. Prabha Atre, who was awarded the Padma Vibhushan in January 2022 is a renowned -

7. Pandit Birju Maharaj was associated with which of the following forms of classical dances?

8. Which day of December has been chosen by the Govt of India to be observed as Veer Baal Diwas as a tribute to the martyr sons of Guru Gobind Singh?

9. Which of the following has been awarded the Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabhandan Puraskar 2022 in the Institutional Category?

10. Padma Shri recipient Ms Milena Salvini, who passed away in January 2022 was an exponent of which form of classical dance?

11. Who of the following has become the first Indian male sportsperson to be awarded the World Games Athlete of the Year 2021?

12. . Ms. Roberta Metsola, the new President of the European Parliament belongs to which country?


13. Which Indian cricketer has been awarded the 2021 Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy for ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year?

14. Who of the following was posthumously awarded the Padma Vibhushan for Public Affairs in January 2022?

15. Ms. Busanan Ongbamrungphan, who won the India Open 2022 Women’s Singles badminton title belongs to which country?

16. What was the theme of National Youth Day 2022 observed on 12 January 2022

17. Sindhutai Sapkal, who passed away in January 2021 was well known for her welfare work for the cause of –

18. The final of Australian Open 2022 Men’s Singles was played between –

19. Which state received the Best State National Water Award 2020?

20. Who won the India Open 2022 Men’s Singles badminton title?