Current Affairs Quiz – August, 2020
1. Hulhumalé Central Park, that was seen in news recently, is located in which country? [A] Maldives[B] Mauritius[C] Sri Lanka[D] Bangladesh Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Maldives] Notes:Maldives has recently organised the Ground-breaking ceremony for development of the Hulhumalé Central Park and renovation of ‘Arrival Jetty’.The projects are being developed by the Housing Development Corporation ..
1. Tsar’s bomb, that was seen in news recently, was developed by which country? [A] United States[B] China[C] Russia[D] Germany Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Russia] Notes:Rosatom, the Russian nuclear energy agency, has recently released a documentary footage, titled ‘Top Secret: Test of a clean hydrogen bomb with a yield of 50 megatons’, that shows ..
1. World Health Organization (WHO) has declared which region as free of Polio disease? [A] Asia[B] Africa[C] Australia[D] Europe Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Africa] Notes:The World Health Organization (WHO) has recently announced that the African continent is completely free of Polio.A commission headed by Rose Gana Fomban Leke has certified that no wild Polio ..
1. When is the PM’s Awards for Excellence in Public Administration to be presented? [A] Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas[B] Minorities Rights Day[C] Ekta Diwas[D] Martyrs Day Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Ekta Diwas] Notes:As per the recent notification from the Personnel Ministry, over 700 districts have participated in the Prime minister’s awards for excellence in public ..
1. Which is the most downloaded Covid-19 contact tracing application in the world, as on date? [A] COVIDSafe[B] Stopp Corona[C] eRouška[D] Aarogya Setu Show Answer Correct Answer: D [Aarogya Setu] Notes:With more than 15 crore users and more than 6.6 million Bluetooth traced contacts, the official contact tracing application of India, Aarogya Setu is the ..