Daily Current Affairs Quiz based on 16th September 2021:
This article will walk you through the Current Affairs facts as of 16th September 2021. Presented here is your daily dose of Current Events and GK.
Engineers Day is celebrated every year in India on 15th September. Today is also special because today is the birthday of the great engineer and Bharat Ratna M Visvesvaraya, who was one of the great engineers of India. This day is celebrated to pay respect to the engineers of the country and to appreciate their work. 15 September i.e. Engineer Day is dedicated to those people, who have given impetus to development through technology.
Sri Lanka's star fast bowler Lasith Malinga has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on 14 September 2021. Malinga had already retired before Tests and ODIs. Malinga has taken 107 wickets in 83 T20 Internationals. 5 wickets for 6 runs has been his best. Lasith Malinga holds the record of taking four wickets in four consecutive balls. He has done this feat twice in international cricket. Malinga achieved this feat for the second time in a T20 match against New Zealand in the year 2019.
This year also the Kejriwal government has banned firecrackers in view of Diwali. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal gave this information by tweeting. Kejriwal said that in view of the dangerous condition of Delhi's pollution during Diwali for the last 3 years, like last year, a complete ban is being imposed on the storage, sale, and use of all types of firecrackers. So that people's lives can be saved.
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