Daily Current Affairs Quiz – August 9, 2020

1. The recently constituted committee by RBI to make recommendations on resolution of COVID-19 related stressed loans is chaired by…


2. Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) that connects Channel with which city/island?


3. Which Article provides that Chairman and other members of UPSC shall be appointed by the President?


4. Consider the following statements about Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG)…

1) The appointment, oath and service conditions of CAG is dealt in Article 148 of the constitution.

2) CAG audits accounts that are related to the expenditure from the CFI, Contingency fund of India, PAI of Centre, every state and Union Territories with legislative assembly.

Which of the above statement/s is/ are false


5. Who inaugurated Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra in Delhi?


6. PM Modi launched financing facility of what amount under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund?


7. Consider the following statements about report on future of news in India…

a) It has been released by Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, a Chennai based independent think-tank.

2) It highlighted that worsening economic health of print journalism threatens its ability to credibly inform the public and act as an instutional check upon power.

Which of the above statement/s is/ are correct


8. 78th anniversary of which one of the following event was celebrated on 8th August, 2020?


9. Which is the only country in the world, which has started Online Exit Examination for Seafarers?


10. Consider the following statements about Food System Vision Prize…

1) It was launched by the USA-based ‘The Rockefeller Foundation’, in partnership with SecondMuse and OpenIDEO-in 2019.

2) It is an invitation for organizations across the globle to develop a Vision of the regenerative and nourishing food system that they aspire to create by the year 2050.

Which of the above statement/s is/ are correct


11. Two villages of which among the following states have been recognised by UNESCO for Tsunami readiness?


12. India’s first mobile RT-PCR COVID lab was inaugurated in which state?


13. Which state is set to develop India’s first Snow Leopard Conservation Centre in Uttarkashi forests?


14. How many digits are therein Parivar Pehchan Patra (PPP) that is launched by Haryana?


15. According to India Today Survey 2020, who among the following Chief Ministers stood first in public popularity?


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