Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2021

21. What is the new rate of IGST applicable to Import of Oxygen Concentrators for personal use?

[A] 5%
[B] 10%
[C] 12%
[D] 18%

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22. Who has been appointed as the Acting Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)?

[A] S A Bobde
[B] A K Sikri
[C] P K Mishra
[D] P C Pant

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23. What is the name of the operation launched by the Indian Armed Force, to tackle Covid-19 pandemic?

[A] Operation Bharat
[B] Operation AatmaNirbhar
[C] Operation CO-JEET
[D] Operation CO-WIN

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24. A white-toothed shrew species has been discovered for the first time in a volcanic island- Narcondam Island, located in which state/UT?

[A] Assam
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Andaman &Nicobar Islands
[D] Goa

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25. Mark Selby is the World Champion for fourth time, in which sport?

[A] Weight Lifting
[B] Snooker
[C] Swimming
[D] Fencing

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26. What is “VINCOV-19”?

[A] Mutated Corona Virus
[B] Covid Vaccine candidate
[C] Oxygen support mechanism
[D] Engineered Antibody product

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27. Which body permits Telecommunication companies to conduct trials for 5G technology in India?

[A] Department of Science and Technology
[B] Department of Telecommunications
[C] TRAI
[D] NITI Aayog

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28. The first supply of UCO-based Biodiesel blended Diesel was flagged off recently. What is UCO?

[A] Unused Cooking Oil
[B] Used Cooking Oil
[C] Unutilised Cooking Oil
[D] None of the above

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29. “N-protein” has been found to be associated with what?

[A] Corona Virus
[B] Human immune system
[C] Plant nutrient
[D] Malnutrition

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30. A new species of duck-billed dinosaur, Yamatosaurus izanagii has been discovered in which country?

[A] China
[B] Greece
[C] Japan
[D] Indonesia

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