Daily Current Affairs Quiz 13-04-2020

1. With respect to the National List of Essential Medicines, consider the following statements:

  1. 1.The list was prepared by Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizers with the World Health Organization list as the base.
  2. 2.It is mandatory that these medicines are to be made available in the country in adequate amounts.
  3. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


2. Consider the following statements regarding the contributions to the WHO:

  1. 1.Assessed contributions are the dues countries pay in order to be a member of the Organization which is calculated relative to the country’s wealth and population.
  2. 2.The United States is currently the WHO’s biggest contributor followed by the European Union and United Kingdom.
  3. 3.Of the total contribution, highest funds are allocated to the African region.
  4. Which of the statements given above are correct?


3. In context to Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya (PM-JAY), consider the following:

  1. 1.It offers a sum insured of Rs.5 lakhs per family for secondary care as well as primary care.
  2. 2.It is an entitlement-based scheme that targets the beneficiaries as identified by latest Socio-Economic Caste Census (SECC) data.
  3. 3.The insurance cost is shared by the centre and the state mostly in the ratio of 60:40.
  4. Which of the statements given above are correct?


4. Anak Krakatau volcano, sometimes seen in news is located in which country?


5. Which of the following reports are released by World Economic Forum?

  1. 1.Global Social Mobility Index
  2. 2.Global Gender Gap Report
  3. 3.Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report
  4. 4.Global Inequality Crisis Report
  5. Select the correct answer using the codes given below?


6. Which of the following World-wide radio Navigation systems are officially recognised by International Maritime Organisation (IMO)?

  1. 1.GPS
  2. 2.IRNSS
  3. 3.Galileo
  4. 4.Glonass
  5. 5.BeiDou
  6. Choose the correct statement using the code given below:


7. “National Monsoon Mission” is the initiative of:


8. Kuno-Palpur Wildlife Sanctuary is located in which of the following Indian state?


9. Common Services Centre (CSC) programme is an initiative of which of the following Ministry?


10. Which of the following are the major missions under the National Biotechnology Development Strategy of India?

  1. 1.Healthcare
  2. 2.Food and Nutrition
  3. 3.Clean Energy and Education
  4. Select the correct answer using the codes given below:


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