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GA Questions asked in Syndicate PGDBF PO Exam – 25/02/2018

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Dear Aspirants,

GA questions asked in today’s Syndicate PGDBF PO Exam are listed below. If you have any more questions from the exam, then kindly share it in the comment section.


First Shift:

      1. “S” in NFS – Switch(National Financial Switch)
      2. Govind Sagar Dam – Himachal Pradesh
      3. Imphal is the capital of – Manipur
      4. “A” in PCA- Action (Prompt Corrective Action)
      5. “L” in NCLT- Law (National Company Law Tribunal)
      6. 4th January is celebrated as- World Braille Day
      7. Equitas Small Finance Bank Headquarters- Chennai
      8. Dronacharya Award –Sports Coaching
      9. Head Quarters of Standard Chartered Bank- London, UK
      10. Head Quarters of World Food Programme/Organisation- Rome, Italy
      11. Headquarters of SIDBI- Lucknow
      12. The Riel is the currency of- Cambodia
      13. Ayodhya located which bank of river- Sarayu River
      14. BRICS summit 2018- South Africa
      15. Most populated state in India- Uttar Pradesh
      16. The Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace – Manmohan Singh
      17. The new Rs 50 denomination motif –  Hampi with Chariot
      18. “I” in LEI- Identifier (Legal Entity Identifier)
      19. “E” in AEPS- Enabled (Aadhaar Enabled Payment System)
      20. Sangai festival 2017- Manipur
      21. Baglihar Dam located in- Jammu and Kashmir
      22. Karun Kaladharan Nair related to which sports- Cricket
      23. Country not in BIMSTEC- Pakistan
      24. “Fake News” named the word of the year by – Collins dictionary
      25. Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany – Lucknow
      26. AIBA Women’s Youth World Championships – Guwahati
      27. Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Limited (BRBNMPL) is wholly owned subsidiary- RBI
      28. United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meeting 2017- Bonn, Germany
      29. IMBAX exercise is the joint Bilateral Military Exercise between which countries – India and Myanmar
      30. DICGC – providing insurance of deposits

Second Shift:

    1. Cherry blossom festival- Meghalaya
    2. Vinesh Phogat – Indian Wrestler
    3. “N” in NCLT- National (National Company Law Tribunal)
    4. “M” in MIBOR- Mumbai (Mumbai Interbank Offered Rate)
    5. The headquarters of Central Registry of Securitisation Asset Reconstruction and Security Interest of India (CERSAI)- New Delhi
    6. Bhat is the currency of- Thailand
    7. The headquarters of Fincare Small Finance Bank- Bengaluru
    8. First payments bank in March 2017- Bharti Airtel
    9. Shillong is the capital city of- Meghalaya
    10. Hindi Writer awarded Jnanpith award 2017- Krishna Sobti
    11. IFFI personality of the year award for- Amitabh Bachchan
    12. The meaning of “E” in EFTPOS- Electronic (Electronic Funds Transfer at Point Of Sale)
    13. Bank has launched YONO (You Need Only One) app- SBI
    14. The headquarters of NABARD- Mumbai
    15. Prime Minister Kirti Nidhi Bista passed away. He was former PM of- Nepal
    16. Sonali Bank Limited is a state-owned leading commercial bank in- Bangladesh
    17. Great Indian Bustard Sanctuary is a wildlife sanctuary in- Maharashtra
    18. The Indira Sagar Dam is a multipurpose project of- Madhya Pradesh
    19. Cuttack city is situated on the bank of which river- Mahanadi River
    20. “B” in CBLO- Borrowing (Collateralized Borrowing and Lending Obligations)
    21. United western bank merged with IDBI
    22. MMID related to mobile.
    23. India’s first black buck conservation reserve to come in Allahabad 
    24. National voters day – January 25


Letter Writing – Word Limit: 150 words
  1. Write a letter to the editor of a newspaper expressing your concern on increasing rate of road accidents due to rash driving.
  2. Write a letter to the branch manager requesting him to transfer your savings account from Nagpur to Guwahati.
  3. Write a letter to the local police requesting him to find out the bag which missed while traveling by train
  4. Write a letter to the editor of a newspaper expressing your concern regarding ill- effects of constant exposure to loud sound and music among children and youth.
Essay Writing – Word Limit: 150 words
  1. Bitcoin- Boon or Bane
  2. Increasing popularity and use of Artificial Intelligence in almost every field have reduced the need for human effort thus causing unemployment which is also acting as a catalyst in increasing crime rates.
  3. Soft Skills
  4. Is minimum age required for admission in schools