Daily Current Affairs Quiz 13th October 2021:
This article will walk you through the Current Affairs facts as of 13th October 2021. Presented here is your daily dose of Current Events and GK.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a frightening report regarding the deaths due to air pollution around the world. In fact, according to this report, 13 people are dying every minute around the world due to air pollution. WHO has issued a warning while issuing its special report in the meeting started under the leadership of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland. It has been said that if people do not take precautions in the coming time, then serious consequences may have to be faced.
Which country has been recently invited by the International Energy Agency (IEA) to become a full-time member of the agency?
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has invited India, the world's third-largest energy consumer, to become a full-time member of the agency. If India accepts this proposal, New Delhi will have to increase the strategic oil reserves to the requirement of 90 days. At present, India's strategic oil reserves are equal to 9.5 days of its requirement. The International Energy Agency (IEA) has 30 member states and eight partner countries.
Which state government has recently withdrawn the controversial Marriage Amendment Bill 2021?
The Rajasthan government has withdrawn the controversial Marriage Amendment Bill 2021. Through this bill, all social organizations and opposition parties were accused of recognizing and promoting child marriage in Rajasthan. Child marriage still remains a social challenge in all the districts of Rajasthan. However, due to increasing literacy and government efforts, this has been stopped to a great extent.
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