Current Affairs Quiz : March 22 2020

1.

The legislative section of Indian constitution is divided into _______.

   A.) 2
   B.) 3
   C.) 5
   D.) 4

Answer: Option 'B'

3

2.

When was the Dutch Ostend Company's Gun Powder Factory established?

   A.) 1712
   B.) 1747
   C.) 1748
   D.) 1780

Answer: Option 'A'

In 1712, the Dutch Ostend Company's Gun Powder Factory at Ichhapur was established. It came with a new effect on 2 April 1979. It is headquartered at Kolkata, West Bengal.

3.

Which of the following functions under the Ministry of Civil Aviation?

   A.) Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)
   B.) Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)
   C.) Aircraft Accidents Investigation Bureau (AAIB)
   D.) All the above

Answer: Option 'D'

All the above

4.

The government of India issued a gazette notification for the adaptation of ______ central laws in the Concurrent List for UT of J&K

   A.) 21
   B.) 37
   C.) 42
   D.) 53

Answer: Option 'B'

37

5.

Which Bill convert three existing bodies under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, namely the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), and the Aircraft Accidents Investigation Bureau (AAIB), into statutory bodies?

   A.) Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2016
   B.) Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2017
   C.) Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2019
   D.) Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Answer: Option 'D'

Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Lok Sabha passed the Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2020, on 17 March. The Bill was moved by the Union Civil Aviation Minister, Hardeep Singh Puri. The Bill aims to amend the Aircraft Act, 1934. The Bill aims to convert three existing bodies under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, namely the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), and the Aircraft Accidents Investigation Bureau (AAIB), into statutory bodies under the Act. 

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