15th March, 2020 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 15th March, 2020
1. In which state has the Centre sanctioned Rs 365 crore for constructing a new Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Sabroom?
[A] West Bengal
[B] Assam
[C] Tripura
[D] Sikkim
[E] Nagaland
2. Which of the following is the first station within the Ministry of Railways’ World-class Station programme, as identified in the Government’s 11th five-year plan for infrastructure improvement on India’s railways.?
[A] New Delhi Station
[B] Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus
[C] Vijayawada Railway Station
[D] Charbagh Railway Station
[E] Kanpur Central
3. When is the Pi Day celebrated around the world?
[A] 11vMarch
[B] 12 March
[C] 13 March
[D] 14 March
[E] 15 March
4. Scientists from the International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) have developed a cost-effective solar receiver tube technology for industrial process heat applications. Where is ARCI located?
[A] Hyderabad
[B] Kochi
[C] Bhavnagar
[D] Ranchi
[E] Jaipur
5. In March 2020, who has been appointed as the new MD and CEO of Yes bank?
[A] Rana Kapoor
[B] Amitabh Chaudhry
[C] Aditya Puri
[D] ​Prashant Kumar
[E] Rajiv Lall
6. Expenditure under MNREGA almost doubled to Rs ________ lakh crore during 2017-18 to 2019-20 as compared to 2011-12 to 2013-14 period.
[A] 1.64
[B] 1.77
[C] 1.83
[D] 1.90
[E] 2.04
7. In March 2020, the RBI revised exposure limits for urban cooperative banks (UCBs) to a single borrower how much per cent of tier-1 capital?
[A] 8
[B] 10
[C] 12
[D] 15
[E] 20
8. With which bank has the HIL (India) Ltd, launched a customer payment portal to collect payment through various online modes for faster and smoother collection of dues?
[A] State Bank of India
[B] Punjab National Bank
[C] Bank of India
[D] Union Bank of India
[E] UCO Bank
9. The MSP for Fair Average Quality (FAQ) of milling copra has been increased to Rs ________ per quintal for 2020 season from Rs 9521 per quintal in 2019.
[A] 8900
[B] 9900
[C] 9920
[D] 9960
[E] 9980
10. How many projects were inaugurated by Union Minister Mansukh Lal Mandaviya at Jawaharlal Nehru Port in March 2020?
[A] 2
[B] 3
[C] 4
[D] 5
[E] 6