Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2020

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21. Which bureaucrat has been appointed as the new chief of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI)?

[A] V. Vidyavathi
[B] P K Sharma
[C] I V Subba Rao
[D] Nripendra Misra

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22. What is the liquidity infusion fund allotted for DISCOMs (Distribution Companies), in the recent economic stimulus package?

[A] ₹50000 Crore
[B] ₹75000 Crore
[C] ₹90000 Crore
[D] ₹1 lakh Crore

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23. Which organisation is the implementing agency of ‘Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP)?

[A] Coir Board
[B] National Small Industries Corporation Limited
[C] Khadi and Village Industries Commission
[D] National Institute for micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

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24. Ecowrap, that was recently in news, is the research report of which institution?

[A] Reserve Bank of India
[B] State Bank of India
[C] Securities Exchange Board of India
[D] NITI Aayog

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25. Which global organisation signed a USD 145 million agreement with the Government of India and West Bengal?

[A] World Bank
[B] Asian Development Bank
[C] Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
[D] International Monetary Fund

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26. Which institution published the corona studies series titled “Psycho-Social impact of pandemic & lockdown and how to Cope With”?

[A] NCERT- National Council of Education, Research and Training
[B] CBSE- Central Board of Secondary Education
[C] NBT- National Book Trust
[D] IGNOU- Indira Gandhi National University

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27. The 36th amendment of Indian constitution made which territory as a full state of India?

[A] Manipur
[B] Sikkim
[C] Assam
[D] Mizoram

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28. In the NMIS online dashboard recently developed by the National Disaster Management Authority, what does ‘M’ stand for?

[A] Maintenance
[B] Migrant
[C] Ministry
[D] Movement

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29. In the recent economic stimulus package, it was announced that India is to become a global MRO hub. In this context, MRO is associated with which sector?

[A] Education Sector
[B] Aviation Sector
[C] Power Sector
[D] Mineral Sector

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30. What is the name of the scheme recently launched by the Indian Government, with an aim to promote digital education in the country?

[A] Vidya Bharati
[B] PM e Vidya
[C] Padhe Bharat
[D] Study India

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