Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2020

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1. Petersberg dialogue, which was seen in news recently, is associated with which field?

[A] World Trade
[B] Climate Action
[C] Economy of Developing Countries
[D] Health emergency

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2. Kovilpatti kadalai mittai has been granted the Geographical Indication (GI) tag. In which state is Kovilpatti located?

[A] Karnataka
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Kerala
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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3. What is the objective of ‘Jagananna Vidya Deevena’ scheme launched by the Andhra Pradesh government?

[A] College Fee reimbursement
[B] Improving infrastructure of schools
[C] Free education to school girls
[D] Mid-day meals in schools

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4. What is the name of the famous author and historian known for chronicling Delhi, who passed away recently?

[A] Augustine Mahiga
[B] Ronald Vivian Smith
[C] Chuni Goswami
[D] Kundanika Kapadia

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5. What is the name of the operation launched by the Indian Navy, to repatriate the Indian citizens stranded in other countries?

[A] Samudra Setu
[B] Welcome Back
[C] Navy Setu
[D] Samudra Shakti

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6. GARUD (Government Authorisation for Relief Using Drones) portal, which was seen in news recently, was launched by which Union Ministry?

[A] Ministry of Defence
[B] Ministry of Home Affairs
[C] Ministry of Civil Aviation
[D] Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

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7. As per the recent judgement of the Supreme Court, which category of banks may also be included under SARFAESI Act?

[A] Regional Rural Banks
[B] Cooperative Banks
[C] Small Finance Banks
[D] Local Area Banks

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8. Who has been reappointed as the chairperson of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee?

[A] Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
[B] Mallikarjun Kharge
[C] Anurag Thakur
[D] Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

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9. International Day of Vesak, commemorated on May 7 globally, is associated with which spiritual leader?

[A] Mahavir
[B] Buddha
[C] Guru Nanak
[D] Guru Gobind Singh

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10. In the context of recent gas leakage incident at Visakhapatnam polymer plant, which gas was found to be leaked?

[A] Styrene
[B] Ethyl Benzene
[C] Toluene
[D] Xylene

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