Static Awareness Quiz: 30th September 2020
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 30th September 2020 covering the following topics: Wipro, Indian Olympic Association, IndiGo, Sports Authority of India, National Anti Doping Agency.
Q1. Thierry Delaporte has been appointed by the IT major Wipro as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director (MD). Who among the following is the present Chairman of Wipro Limited?
(a) Bimal Prasad Sharma
(b) Arvind Kumar
(c) Amit Mittal
(d) M G Pandit
(e) Rishad Premji
Q2. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra has been designated as a member from the Olympic Channel Commission. Where is the headquarters of International Olympic Committee (IOC)?
(a) Paris, France
(b) Geneva, Switzerland
(c) Lausanne, Switzerland
(d) Vienna, Austria
(e) Brussels, Belgium
Q3. International Day of UN Peacekeepers is observed globally on ___________ every year to honour all the women and men who have served as military, police or civilians in UN Peacekeeping operations.
(a) 25 May
(b) 26 May
(c) 27 May
(d) 28 May
(e) 29 May
Q4. Venkataramani Sumantran has been appointed the independent director of airline company IndiGo. In which year Indigo Airlines was established?
Q5. The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has extended the tenure of Sandip Pradhan as Director General of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) by two years. In which year Sports Authority of India was founded?
Q6. Indian Steel Association (ISA) has appointed Dilip Oommen as its new President. He is presently the CEO of Arcelor Mittal Nippon Steel India. In which of the following year Indian Steel Association was established?
Q7. The Directorate General Defence Estates (DGDE), Ministry of Defence and eGov Foundation has inked an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Online Management of Cantonment Boards. Who among the following is the present Director-General Defence Estates?
(a) Suchita Gupta
(b) Shashikant More
(c) Madhulika Bhaskar
(d) Deepak Prasad
(e) Deepa Bajwa
Q8. Two Indian Powerlifters namely Savita Kumari & Ankit Shishodia have been provisionally suspended by the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA). Name the Director General of National Anti Doping Agency.
(a) Girija Subramanian
(b) Sateesh N Bhat
(c) Navin Agarwal
(d) Jayashree Ranade
(e) Uttam Kumar Sharma
Q9. “iTurmeric FinCloud” is a cloud-ready, API-first, microservices-based platform which has been launched by the Intellect Design Arena Ltd, a full spectrum banking and insurance products company. Name the present Chairman & Managing Director of Intellect Design Arena Limited.
(a) Arun Jain
(b) Balaji Thiagarajan
(c) Hitesh Joshi
(d) Savio Fernandes
(e) S.K Rath
Q10. World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development is observed globally on ____________every year.
(a) 25 May
(b) 24 May
(c) 23 May
(d) 22 May
(e) 21 May
Q11. Andhra Pradesh government has released the 1st tranche of “ReStart Package” to help the lockdown-hit Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to reopen and become functional. Which of the following National Park is situated in Andhra Pradesh?
(a) Nameri National Park
(b) Valmiki National Park
(c) Namdapha National Park
(d) Mrugavani National Park
(e) Papikonda National Park
Q12. FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO) has appointed Assam-based entrepreneur Jahnabi Phookan as its National President. In which year FICCI Ladies Organization was formed?
Q13. World Turtle Day is being celebrated every year on 23 May every year by American Tortoise Rescue, a nonprofit organization. In which year American Tortoise Rescue was founded?
Q14. The United Nations observes International Day to End Obstetric Fistula on __________ every year.
(a) 27 May
(b) 26 May
(c) 25 May
(d) 24 May
(e) 23 May
Q15. Former Supreme Court judge Justice, A K Sikri has inaugurated the Indian Dispute Resolution Centre (IDRC) in New Delhi. Name the Chairman of Indian Dispute Resolution Centre.
(a) Jasjit Singh
(b) B.N. Banerji
(c) Mehar S Rathi
(d) S. Venkatesan
(e) Sukumar Shankar
Sol. Rishad Premji is the present Chairman of Wipro Limited.
Sol. The International Olympic Committee is a non-governmental sports organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Sol. International Day of UN Peacekeepers is observed globally on 29 May every year to honour all the women and men who have served as military, police or civilians in UN Peacekeeping operations.
Sol. IndiGo was founded in 2006 as a private company by Rahul Bhatia of InterGlobe Enterprises and Rakesh Gangwal.
Sol. The Sports Authority of India is the apex national sports body of India, established in 1982 by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of Government of India for the development of sport in India.
Sol. The Indian Steel Association (ISA) is the voice of the Indian Steel Industry in both domestic and global forums. It was established in 2014.
Sol. Deepa Bajwa is the present Director-General Defence Estates.
Sol. Navin Agarwal is the Director General of National Anti Doping Agency.
Sol. Arun Jain is the present Chairman & Managing Director of Intellect Design Arena Limited.
Sol. World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development is observed globally on 21 May every year.
Sol. Papikonda National Park is located in East Godavari and West Godavari districts of Andhra Pradesh and Khammam district of Telangana.
Sol. FICCI Ladies Organisation was established in 1983 to promote entrepreneurship and professional excellence among women in India.
Sol. American Tortoise Rescue is a nonprofit founded in 1990 for the protection of all species of turtles and tortoises.
Sol. The United Nations observes International Day to End Obstetric Fistula on 23 May every year.
Sol. Mehar S Rathi is the Chairman of Indian Dispute Resolution Centre.
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