12th May, 2020 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 12th May, 2020
1. In May 2020, the central government has released Rs 6,195 crore as grants to how many states as per the recommendations of the 15th Finance Commission?
[A] 10
[B] 12
[C] 14
[D] 16
[E] 18
2. Which of the following helplines has been launched by Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank for counselling of students of the Central University of Odisha, who are in mental distress in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic?
[A] Umeed
[B] Bharosa
[C] Kiran
[D] Savera
[E] Madad
3. What is the theme of the International Nurses Day 2020?
[A] Nursing: The Balance of Mind, Body and Spirit
[B] Nurses: A Force for Change: Care Effective, Cost Effective
[C] Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
[D] Nursing the World to Health
[E] Nurses: A force for change – Improving health systems' resilience
4. Little Richard passed away in May 2020. He was related to which of the following fields?
[A] Car Racing
[B] Swimming
[C] Singing
[D] Medicine
[E] Real Estate
5. Raja Rangappa Naik passed away in May 2020. He was related to which of the following fields?
[A] Acting
[B] Politics
[C] Journalism
[D] Cricket
[E] Car Racing
6. Who has assumed charge as the new Secretary, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy in May 2020?
[A] Aruna Sundararajan
[B] Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi
[C] Anna Rajam Malhotra
[D] Sanjukta Parashar
[E] Nirupama Rao
7. Union Government has said that there will be no increase in lease rent for the SEZ units for the financial year 2020-21. What does 'S' stand for in SEZ?
[A] Service
[B] Special
[C] Social
[D] Security
[E] State
8. In which city, the home deliveries have been mandatorily made cashless from 15 May 2020?
[A] Bhopal
[B] Chennai
[C] Ahmedabad
[D] Pune
[E] Ranchi
9. The Home Minister of which state has launched country's first-ever 'FIR Aapke Dwar Yojana' in May 2020?
[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Bihar
[C] Punjab
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Odisha
10. In a record time of how many days has the CSIR - National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL) Bangalore developed a Non Invasive BiPAP Ventilator?
[A] 24
[B] 36
[C] 40
[D] 48
[E] 56