Here is the Current affairs quiz June 23rd & 24th 2020 for RBI/NABARD/SEBI in the quiz series. This quiz series is also useful for IBPS/SBI PO, Railway recruitment, LIC AAO and clerical exams. The questions covers current affairs, static financial knowledge and other important topics which can be asked in competitive exams. Answers are given at the end of the quiz.
Q1. Which state has launched a portal named karmabhumi, a job portal for IT professionals who have returned to the state amid the COVID-19 pandemic?
The West Bengal government has launched a job portal (karmabhumi.nltr.org) for IT professionals who have returned to the state amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Q2. Name the state that becomes top state in country to provide employment to workers under MGNREGA?
Uttar Pradesh has become the top state in the country to provide employment to the workers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme MGNREGA. Uttar Pradesh provided employment to more than 57 lakh workers under MGNREGA
Q3. Name the state where a new species of fish has been discovered named ‘Schizothorax sikusirumensis’?
A new species of fish has been discovered in Arunachal Pradesh. Dr. Keshav Kumar Jha, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Zoology, Jawaharlal Nehru College, Pasighat discovered a new fish species from genus Schizothorax. The fish species is named as Schizothorax sikusirumensis.
Q4. Raja Parba festival is celebrated in which state?
Raja Parba is celebrated in Odisha for three days during the mid of June, preferably starts from 14th June
Q5. Who has been named as chairman of reconstituted the Advisory Committee on Corporate Insolvency Resolution and Liquidation process by IBBI?
The insolvency regulator IBBI has reconstituted the Advisory Committee on Corporate Insolvency Resolution and Liquidation process. This panel, which would be chaired by Uday Kotak, Executive Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Kotak Mahindra Bank, comprises of 13 members besides the Chairman
Q6. Who won the World Stars Sharjah Online Chess Championship 2020?
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan) became the winner of the World Stars Sharjah Online Chess Championship 2020
Q7. Who has won the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation Award?
Hyderabad-based Deccan Development Society has won the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation Award, one of the most coveted environmental awards in the world for the year 2020
Q8. World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is observed annually on ____?
The World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is a United Nations observance each June 17. The theme of 2020 is Food. Feed.Fibre. – the links between consumption and land
Q9. Name the country which has not been elected as non-permanent member of the powerful UN Security Council recently?
India, Kenya, Ireland, Mexico and Norway obtained the requisite two-thirds majority in the General Assembly to be elected as non-permanent member of the powerful UN Security Council for a two-year term
Q10. Who has approved $750 million loan for India’s Covid-19 response recently?
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a USD 750 million (around Rs 5,714 crore) loan to India to help the government strengthen its battle against the adverse impact of COVID-19 on poor and vulnerable households.
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