Static Gk awareness quiz (13 May 2020)- Static GK for Bank Exam

The Static Awareness section constitutes a major part of a competitive examination and needs your undivided attention. Static Awareness Quiz of 13th May 2020 covering the following topics: MHRD, USAID, Chhattisgarh, COVID-19 Monitoring System App, Airtel Payments Bank.

| Updated On May 16th, 2020 at 01:54 pm

The Static GK Awareness section is a part of General Awareness section and needs your undivided attention as it constitutes a major portion of the General Awareness section. To complement your preparation for General Awareness section of the upcoming exams like RBI Assistant Mains and SBI Clerk Mains , we are providing you Static GK Awareness Quiz.

                               

To complement your preparation for General Awareness section of the upcoming exams like SBI Clerk Mains and RBI Assistant Mains, we are providing you  Static GK Awareness of 13th May 2020 covering the following topics: MHRD, USAID, Chhattisgarh, COVID-19 Monitoring System App, Airtel Payments Bank.

Q1. The innovation cell of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has launched an online challenge called “SAMADHAN” to fight against COVID-19. Name the present Union Minister of Human Resource Development.
(a) Thaawar Chand Gehlot
(b) Harsimrat Kaur Badal
(c) Ravi Shankar Prasad
(d) Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’
(e) D. V. Sadananda Gowda

Q2. The United States has announced $2.9 million aid for India through the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to help India in its fight against COVID-19. In which of the following year US Agency for International Development (USAID) was formed?
(a) 1957
(b) 1958
(c) 1959
(d) 1960
(e) 1961

Q3. The Chhattisgarh police has developed the app ‘Rakhsa Sarv’, with the help of Noida-based startup Mobcoder. Who among the following is the present governor of Chhattisgarh?
(a) Satyadeo Narayan Arya
(b) Anusuiya Uikey
(c) Acharya Dev Vrat
(d) Bandaru Dattatraya
(e) Vajubhai Vala

Q4. The government of Telangana has deployed India’s first automated “COVID-19 Monitoring System App” by Vera Smart Healthcare. Who among the following is the present governor of Telangana?
(a) Banwarilal Purohit
(b) Arif Mohammed Khan
(c) Tamilisai Soundararajan
(d) Ramesh Bais
(e) Jagdeep Dhankhar

Q5. The Airtel Payments Bank has partnered with Bharati AXA General Insurance to launch a COVID-19 insurance policy. Name the present MD and CEO of Airtel Payments Bank.
(a) Kaushal Srivastava
(b) J.M. Shanti Sundram
(c) Praveen Mahajan
(d) S.K. Shingal
(e) Anubrata Biswas

Solutions

S1. Ans.(d)
Sol. Ramesh Pokhriyal, known by his nom de plume Nishank is an Indian politician serving as the Minister of Human Resource Development in the Second Modi ministry.

S2. Ans.(e)
Sol. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) was created by an executive order from President John F. Kennedy in 1961.

S3. Ans.(b)
Sol. Anusuiya Uikey is a politician and currently serving as the governor of Chhattisgarh.

S4. Ans.(c)
Sol. Tamilisai Soundararajan is an Indian medical doctor, the Governor of Telangana and former President of the Tamil Nadu BJP.

S5. Ans.(e)
Sol. Anubrata Biswas is the present MD and CEO of Airtel Payments Bank.

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