Current Affairs Quiz : March 17 2020

1.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the _______ birth Anniversary celebrations of 'Jatir Pita' Bangabandhu, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, in Bangladesh on 17 March.

   A.) 75th
   B.) 120th
   C.) 100th
   D.) 125th

Answer: Option 'C'

100th

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to participate in the 100th birth Anniversary celebrations of 'Jatir Pita' Bangabandhu, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, in Bangladesh on 17 March (through video message). Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), the planned events will be held without any public gatherings.

2.

An MoU was signed between Government of Telangana, GMR Hyderabad International Airport and _________ at the Wings India 2020.

   A.) Aero360
   B.) Airbus BizLabs
   C.)

Onema India

   D.) KUN Avian Ltd.

Answer: Option 'B'

Airbus BizLabs

3.

Name the Indian Ministry which launched the ROPAX transport service in Maharashtra (March 2020).

   A.) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
   B.) Ministry of Civil Aviation
   C.) Ministry of Shipping
   D.) Ministry of Road Transport and Highways

Answer: Option 'C'

Ministry of Shipping

Mansukh Mandaviya, Minister of State for Shipping and Chemical and Fertilizers inaugurated ROPAX services at Alibag, Maharashtra. It is a Water Transport Service Project under Eastern Waterfront Development from BhauchaDhakka in Mumbai to Mandwa in Maharashtra. ROPAX Vessel M2M -1 was built in Greece in September 2019, which is specially designed for the passengers for a time-saving journey and it is highly manoeuvrable.

4.

The first human trial of a vaccine against coronavirus (COVID-19) began at ________.

   A.) Germany
   B.) US
   C.) UK
   D.) France

Answer: Option 'B'

US

5.

The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) flagged off the first-ever thrice-weekly flight from Indore to _________.

   A.) Kishangarh
   B.) Ujjain
   C.) Jaipur
   D.) Kota

Answer: Option 'A'

Kishangarh

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