Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2020

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31. What is the minimum threshold to initiate insolvency proceedings under the IBC (Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code), as proposed in the economic package?

[A] Rs. 15 lakh
[B] Rs. 25 lakh
[C] Rs. 50 lakh
[D] Rs. 1 Crore

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32. Who was the head of the International Cricket Council (ICC) cricket committee, which has recommended to ban using saliva to polish the ball?

[A] Mahela Jayawardena
[B] Rahul Dravid
[C] Anil Kumble
[D] Andrew Strauss

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33. May 18 is observed every year, to acknowledge the medical community who are working to find a safe vaccine for which disease?

[A] AIDS
[B] Malaria
[C] Polio
[D] Covid-19

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34. How many cities of the country were given the ‘five-star garbage-free’ tag, under the garbage-free star rating for the cities?

[A] Four
[B] Six
[C] Ten
[D] Fifteen

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35. Who has been conferred with the 2019 Alexander Dalrymple Award for his contribution to Indian hydrography?

[A] R K S Bhaduaria
[B] Vinay Badhwar
[C] Ashok Kumar
[D] Krishnaswamy Natarajan

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36. ‘Smiling Buddha’ was the codename of which first-of-its kind operation of India?

[A] First space mission
[B] First nuclear test
[C] Elimination of Polio
[D] Elimination of small-pox

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37. The Indian Railways’ most powerful 12,000 hp electric locomotive has been manufactured by which company?

[A] General Electric
[B] Alstom
[C] Siemens
[D] Bombardier

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38. Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)?

[A] Govinda Rajulu Chintala
[B] Ajay Tyagi
[C] Subash Chandra Khuntia
[D] Santhosh Kumar Gangwar

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39. What is the name of first agri-futures index of India, to be launched by the National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange Limited (NCDEX)?

[A] AGRIDEX
[B] AGROINDEX
[C] NCAGRINDEX
[D] AGRIFUTURE

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40. The Ayushman Bharat Scheme has recently crossed which milestone number, in regards with beneficiaries?

[A] 50 lakh
[B] 75 lakh
[C] 1 Crore
[D] 1.5 Crore

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