Current Affairs January 1 2020 Quiz - RRB NTPC & Group D MCQs

1.

Who was reappointed as the Deputy Election Commissioner (DEC) of India after his tenure was extended by one more year till December 31, 2020?

   A.) Umesh Sinha
   B.) Ashok Lavasa
   C.) Sushil Chandra
   D.) Sunil Arora

Answer: Option 'A'

Umesh Sinha
 

2.

Name the first & youngest Indian tribal women in the World, who scaled six mountain peaks in six continents .

   A.) Santosh Yadav
   B.) Malavath Poorna
   C.) Bachendri Pal
   D.) Dicky Dolma

Answer: Option 'B'

Malavath Poorna

3.

Name the firm, that received acquisition approval of 51.2% stake in Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company .

   A.) Sun Pharma
   B.) Housing Development Financial Corporation (HDFC)
   C.) Reliance Industries Limited (RIL)
   D.) Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)

Answer: Option 'B'

Housing Development Financial Corporation (HDFC)

4.

Former MP of Rajya Sabha from Maharashtra, Devi Prasad Tripathi passed away recently. He belonged to which political party?

   A.) National People’s Party (NPP)
   B.) Nationalist Congress Party (NCP)
   C.) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
   D.) Communist Party of India (CPI)

Answer: Option 'B'

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP)

5.

Dramatist, writer, social activist & Natyasurya Awardee Ratna Ojha passed away recently, he belonged to which state?

   A.) Odisha
   B.) Assam
   C.) Maharashtra
   D.) West Bengal

Answer: Option 'B'

Assam

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