Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs category published in gktoday.

11. Padma Shri awardee Nagindas Sanghvi, who recently passed away, was associated with which profession?

[A] Journalist
[B] Politician
[C] Sportsperson
[D] Businessman

Show Answer

12. Who has been appointed as the new Vice Chancellor of the Indian Maritime University?

[A] Malini Shankar
[B] Sanjeev Ranjan
[C] Sujeet Kumar
[D] Leela Nandan

Show Answer

13. Which Union Ministry has received SKOCH Gold Award for its IT enabled Scholarship Schemes?

[A] Ministry of HRD
[B] Ministry of Tribal Affairs
[C] Ministry of Women and Child Development
[D] Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Show Answer

14. What is the name of the American computer engineer and co-creator of the computer mouse, who recently passed away?

[A] William English
[B] Elmer Petersen
[C] Eric Bentley
[D] Cecil Leonard

Show Answer

15. Who has been appointed as the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India?

[A] G.C. Murmu
[B] Vinod Rai
[C] N K Singh
[D] Ranjan Gogoi

Show Answer

16. Dr.G.Satheesh Reddy who has been given a 2 year extension in the present position, is the Chief of which organization?

[A] ISRO
[B] HAL
[C] DRDO
[D] BARC

Show Answer

17. Which fin-tech company has been named in the ‘Fintech 250’ List of Fastest-growing Fintech Start-ups?

[A] Instamojo
[B] PayU
[C] Razorpay
[D] BillDesk

Show Answer

18. V.S. Gaitonde, who was seen in news recently, is associated with which profession?

[A] Sportsperson
[B] Artist
[C] Lawyer
[D] Politician

Show Answer

19. Sunil Sethi, the Chairman of Fashion Design Council of India, has been appointed as the advisor of which body?

[A] Khadi and Village Industries Commission
[B] National Small Industries Corporation
[C] British Fashion Council
[D] University Grants Commission

Show Answer

20. Who has been appointed as the new Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?

[A] M Rajeshwar Rao
[B] Ashima Goyal
[C] Jayanth R Varma
[D] Shashanka Bhide

Show Answer

The above questions are part of Daily Current Affairs 20 MCQs Series in GKToday's Academy Android Application. This series can be subscribed in the app only for Rs. 750/- for entire year. Download Now
Advertisement