Current Affairs Quiz : April 3 2020

1.

________ developed a trunk-shaped device fitted with ultraviolet (UV) germicidal irradiation technology to sanitize grocery items, currency notes.

   A.) IIT-Guwahati
   B.) NCL
   C.) ICMR
   D.) IIT-Ropar

Answer: Option 'D'

IIT-Ropar

2.

Who is the President of Russia?

   A.) Dmitry Medvedev
   B.) Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
   C.) Vladimir Putin
   D.) Boris Yeltsin

Answer: Option 'C'

Vladimir Putin

In May 2012, Vladimir Putin became the fourth president; he was re-elected in March 2018 and inaugurated in May to a six-year term.

3.

Under which section of IT Act, 1961 the Donations for PM-CARES fund granted with 100% exemption?

   A.) Section 80G
   B.) Section 80C
   C.) Section 80F
   D.) Section 80J

Answer: Option 'A'

Section 80G
The donations made under newly-formed Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM-CARES FUND) to aid the persons affected by the COVID-19 outbreak, are made eligible for 100% deduction under section 80G of the Income Tax (IT) Act, 1961.
 

4.

In its _________ session, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) passed a resolution in April 2011 and designated the observation of International Day of Human Space Flight.

   A.) 32nd
   B.) 43rd
   C.) 57th
   D.) 65th

Answer: Option 'D'

In its 65th session, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) passed a resolution in April 2011 and designated the observation of International Day of Human Space Flight on 12 April.

5.

Ministry of Civil Aviation has launched Lifeline Udan flights for movement of medical and essential supplies across India (6 days). Who is the present Civil Aviation Minister?

   A.) Jitendra Singh
   B.) Nitin Gadkari
   C.) Nirmala Sitharaman
   D.) Hardeep Singh Puri

Answer: Option 'D'

Hardeep Singh Puri

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