December 31 – CURRENT AFFAIRS Welcome to your December 31 - CURRENT AFFAIRS A serious oil spill occured in a nearby lake few hours ago and you are asked to advice on suitable measures to control the same. Which among the following methods will you find suitable in such a condition?1. Burning in-situ.2. Use of dispersal agents.3. Addition of peat moss into lake.4. Bioremediation. A. 3,4 only B. 2,4 only C. 1,2,3,4 D. 4 only Choose the correct statement (s).1. Naturally occuring electrostatic discharge between positively charged upper and negatively charged lower layers of cloud cause lightning.2. Thunder is due to shockwave produced by sudden increase in pressure during lightning. A. 1 only B. 2 only C. 1,2 D. None of the above The only active volcano in India which is also the only active volcano along the chain of volcanoes from Sumatra to Myanmar is located at A. Barren Island, Andaman Islands B. Narcomdam, Andaman Islands C. Deccan Trap, Maharashtra D. The Mud Volcanoes of Diglipur Introduced by Maharaja Rama Varma Sakthan Thampuran two centuries ago, which among the following is a folk art form of Kerala were performers are painted like tigers and hunters in bright shades of yellow, read and black. A. Poorakali B. Pulikali C. Kummattikali D. Mangalamkali Choose the correct statement (s) with respect to Ahom kingdom.1. The rule of Ahoms ended with annexation of the dynasty following Treaty of Yandhaboo.2. Ahom dynasty ruled southern India for more than six centuries resisting the expanding Mughal Empire. A. 1 only B. 2 only C. 1,2 D. None of the above Time is Up!