Current Affairs Quiz : June 14 2020 | IndianStudyHub

1.

Indian Railways settee up world record by running first Double Stack Container Train in electrified Territory in which state?

   A.) Maharashtra
   B.) Gujarat
   C.) Andhra Pradesh
   D.) Assam

Answer: Option 'B'

Railways created a new world benchmark by successfully running first Double Stack Container Train in high rise Over Head Equipment (OHE) electrified from Palanpur and Botad stations in Gujarat.

2.

Who will head the committee that has been set up by Oil Ministry to inquire into Assam oil well disaster?

   A.) SCL Das
   B.) Vikram Singh
   C.) SH Rehman
   D.) Sanjay Chaturvedi

Answer: Option 'A'

SCL Das

The Petroleum Ministry has constituted a three-member high-level committee to inquire into the blowout at an Oil India Ltd well in Assam and the subsequent fire that killed two firefighters and injured at least one.

3.

Who has been named this year’s recipient of the World Food Prize for developing and mainstreaming a soil-centric approach?

   A.) Rattan Lal
   B.) Sanjay Singh
   C.) AK Chaturvedi
   D.) MS Swaminathan

Answer: Option 'A'

Rattan Lal

Eminent Indian-American soil scientist Rattan Lal has been named this year’s recipient of the World Food Prize for developing and mainstreaming a soil-centric approach to increasing food production that conserves natural resources and mitigates climate change.

4.

Which internship program was launched by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to provide paid internship to youth and ensure availability of assured project loans to young cooperators?

   A.) Sahakar Mitra
   B.) Desh Mitra
   C.) Akanksha
   D.) Sahayata Mitra

Answer: Option 'A'

Sahakar Mitra

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launched Sahakar Mitra Internship programme to provide paid internship to youth and ensure availability of assured project loans to young cooperators.

5.

As per Gujarat Forest Department,the number of Asiatic lions in the Gir forest region has increased by how much percent?

   A.) 26%
   B.) 25%
   C.) 27%
   D.) 29%

Answer: Option 'D'

29%

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